The University of Huddersfield's Railway Challenge team

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Who are HudRail?

HudRail is a collective group of enthusiastic and dedicated Electrical and Mechanical Engineering students aspiring to push the boundaries of modern railway engineering. HudRail have represented the University of Huddersfield in the since 2013 and continue to do so into 2018.

The Railway Challenge

The Railway Challenge is a competition that was established by the Institute of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) to promote excellence in rail engineering and address an industry skills shortage, by encouraging young engineers to pursue a career in the rail industry. Teams are tasked with creating a miniature railway locomotive; overseeing the design, manufacture, operation and commercial introduction of the product.

Railway Challenge

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2018 HudRail Team

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