From 30th to 31stMarch, as organizer of the 18th International Wheelset Congress, Chengdu Lead Science & Technology (SCLEAD) visited the European Rail Industry (UNIFE) and European Railway Wheels Association (ERWA) in Brussels, Belgium.
On 30th March, SCLEAD discussed with UNIFE about the preparation work of IWC 2016. On 31st March, SCLEAD was invited to attend the Steering Committee of ERWA. During this meeting, SCLEAD reported the progress of the preparatory work of the 18th IWC and presented SCLEAD’s advanced inspection technology and systems for the fatigue defects and material defects in wheels and axles. This report received highly praise and affirmation from the delegates, including the chairman of UNIFE Mr. Philippe Citroen, the chairman of ERWA Mr. Josu Imaz, and several representatives from Lucchini、CAF、Bochumer、Bonatrans、MA-Valdunes、GHH, etc.
At the end of the meeting, all delegates expressed their willingness to further support and cooperation on preparation of the 18th IWC.