2011 comes to an end after 12 thrilling months where we have covered the whole world with presentations, projects and orders. We have met new people, embarked on new adventures and succeeded in this year’s challenges. We have been awarded projects in Spain, Romania, Australia, Saudi Arabia, Mexico, Brazil, Canada and the USA. We have […]


Euskotren, regional railway operator in the Basque Country, has chosen NEM Solutions to help them optimise their Rolling Stock maintenance activities in what is a clear example of their search for efficiency in all aspects of their operations. NEM Solutions is centralising Euskotren’s wheel wear management thanks to AURA wheel, which helps manage in a […]

Investment in UK Rail

George Osbourne (UK Chancellor of the Exchequer) on Tuesday 6th December gave the go-ahead for 35 new road and rail schemes across the UK as part of the 500 projects laid out in a new public-private national infrastructure plan seeded with £5bn of public money, plus a further £1bn spent by Network Rail, over the […]


ALAMYS, the Latin Americal Association of Metro and Subways (Asociación Latinoamericana de Metros y Subterráneos in Spanish) is celebrating its General Assembly in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico. The event dates are Nov 20th to Nov 24th. The General Assembly is an event that takes place in a different country each year, and it is hosted by […]

Increase in rail capacity: Improved maintenance performance required

Rail travel (measured in passenger-kilometres) in the UK has increased by over 40% over the past 10 years which is good news for those involved in rolling stock operation and maintenance.   However, the rail network has not increased in size to the same extent, so the extra capacity (passenger journeys per hour) must be […]

Remote Maintenance Support using Augmented Reality

NEM Solutions is working with businesses, research centres and universities to provide remote maintenance support through the use of Augmented Reality (AR) technology.   A maintenance worker at the site of an asset (be it a faulty vehicle, train, machine plant, wind turbine, etc) will be able to communicate using interactive graphics, video and audio […]

Metro Bilbao Testimonial: great success

Last Wednesday, during the “Maintenance in Transportation” sessions held in Valencia (Spain), Metro Bilbao explained to the audience its experience with NEM Solution’s Wheel & Rail Doctor: an innovative, easy to install, fully automatic system to identify railway wheel surface defects. José Manuel Fernández de la Roza, Head of Engineering at Metro Bilbao, explained the […]

Innovation in the UK rail industry

The origins of the railway network in the UK date back to 150 years ago, when innovation in engineering proved to be a huge industrial and economical success for the nation.  However, a recent report from the UK ORR (Office of Rail Regulation) states that unfortunately the railway is not as a good at innovation today […]

NEM Solutions to present a Metro Bilbao Testimonial during AEM sessions in Valencia (Spain)

NEM Solutions and Metro Bilbao will present a Testimonial regarding Wheel Life Cicle Optimization during next week’s “Maintenance in the Transportation Industry” sessions to take place in Valencia, Spain, on October 26th and 27th. The testimonial will be jointly presented by Metro Bilbao’s Head of Engineering, Mr. José Manuel Fernández De la Roza and NEM […]