27th ANNUAL WHEEL RAIL INTERACTION CONFERENCE

Heavy Haul Sessions Speaker:

Biography

Louisa Stanlake

Louisa Stanlake
Global Product Manager for Consumable Products
L.B. Foster Rail Technologies

Louisa Stanlake is the Global Product Manager for Consumable products at L.B. Foster Rail Technologies in Vancouver, Canada. Louisa started her rail career with L.B. Foster Rail Technologies (formerly Kelsan Technologies) as a Research Chemist in 2010 after a post-doctoral appointment at the University of Toronto, Chemistry Department. Louisa has held several roles over her 11 years with L.B. Foster Rail Technologies, progressing from Research Chemist to Consumables Group Lead and up until her recent role change, Consumables Technology Manager. Louisa has over 10 years experience in the new product development and performance evaluations of wheel/rail friction management “consumable” products (top-of-rail friction modifiers, greases, solid and liquid lubricants).

She holds a B.Sc. degree from the University of Victoria and a Ph.D. degree from the University of British Columbia, both degrees specializing in Chemistry.