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Heavy Haul Sessions Speaker:


Paul Bladon

Paul Bladon
VP - International Business

Wayside Inspection Devices

Biography: He is Vice President of International Business at Wayside Inspection Devices Inc. (WID), which designed and manufactures the TBOGI systems.

Paul is an engineering project manager with over 20 years’ experience in the rail industry, primarily with projects related to wayside condition monitoring. He specializes in bogie dynamics and the wheel/rail interface, and has worked with railways around the world that utilize wayside condition monitoring to improve the condition of their rolling stock and track.

Paul began his career at Teknis Electronics Pty Ltd, working with wheel condition monitoring systems. He subsequently joined Wayside Inspection Devices Inc. (WID), where is currently serves as VP - International Business.

Paul is a member of the Railway Technical Society of Australasia (RTSA), and a member of RISSB Development Groups for Australian Railway Standards.