Our Focus is Rail Health

It is becoming increasingly clear that Railroading is the best choice for the movement of freight and passengers.  It is the safest, most efficient, and most environmentally beneficial mode of ground transportation.

We assist the world’s leading railroads to continuously improve safety and performance metrics.  We view this mission as “Rail Health” – ensuring our global rail infrastructure is fit for purpose to accomplish our customers’ objectives.

Our tools include rail flaw detection, surface condition monitoring and vision-based systems.  Every Sperry solution is controlled and managed by our proprietary software and data management programs.

Our Background

Founded in 1928, Sperry developed the first non-destructive method of detecting flaws in rail, setting the standard for industry inspection techniques.  Through continuous innovation and training, Sperry’s focus is Rail Health - maximizing flaw detection, productivity and safety, and helping clients eliminate the risk of derailments.

As the largest provider of rail flaw detection services in the world, Sperry maintains active relationships with many railways, from heavy haul networks to metropolitan systems, in North America, Europe, and Asia.

Our Latest Innovations

Eddy Current Surface Crack Detection System

Sperry’s new Eddy Current Surface Crack Detection System delivers full coverage inspection of the entire rail head.  Reliable and accurate measurements improve the efficiency of your grinding and replacement programs.  The System seamlessly integrates with Sperry’s Walking Sticks, Railbound vehicles and Hi-Rail vehicles.

 

Achieve More With 360° Service

Only from Sperry, 360° Service combines synergistic services and technologies into one full-coverage solution.  Detect flaws in less time with less disruption to your operations.


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Sperry News

July 09, 2015

Sperry’s latest technology which utilizes Eddy Current to measure rolling contact fatigue has been approved by Network Rail U.K. for use on their network. The technology can be deployed both via a pedestrian walking stick as well as train borne systems. Sperry’s lates...

May 29, 2015

Sperry Rail has increased its hiring and training programs for multiple positions. The Company continues to experience rapid growth as new testing platforms and technologies are being released to the worldwide market. The growth pace is especially fast in North America in supp...

April 14, 2015

Sperry Rail Service is pleased to announce the appointment of Robert Rakowski as Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Rakowski  brings over 20 years of corporate finance experience to Sperry, previously holding executive roles with AlixPartners, Accenture, and Arthur Andersen consul...

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