Railway Noise & Vibration Control

Industrial Sector Training

Duration: 3 days (21 hours)
Price: 2 100€

Working in the rail industry means taking noise and vibration aspects into account, whether when designing new lines/equipment or modifying existing installations. This training course covers all the issues involved in the railway sector.

Participant Profile

Engineers & technicians involved in track or rolling stock design & construction


• Basic knowledge in vibration & acoustics
• Associates degree or equivalent


• 22-24 May 2023
• 15-17 October 2024

No more than 12 people per session

Evaluation – Award

• Questionnaire in the form of a quiz

• Certificate of achievement


  • Address noise / vibration issues on existing or planned lines
  • Differentiate design & testing approaches & methodologies
  • Understand the issues related to main lines (TGV, freight) & urban applications (metro, tramway)


  • Basics of acoustics & vibration
  • Current standards & regulations & future trends
  • Wheel / rail noise
  • Traction & auxiliary noise
  • Squeal noise
  • Aerodynamic noise
  • Theoretical aspects of ground-borne noise / vibration
  • Ground-borne vibration control on existing lines and in the design phase

Presented by

Emmanuel REYNAUD


Sylvain BARCET

Registration / cancellation up to 15 days before each session.

Training material & lunches.

Based on case studies, alternating theory & application exercises.


2024 Training Programs

All of our sessions are based on concrete cases from almost 40 years of experience in all industrial sectors

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