In providing consulting and design expertise to clients, RME delivers technical excellence & objectivity.


Failure Analysis

Thomas Johnson’s ongoing metallurgical engineering education and coursework is a great asset to all of his product application engineering. Tom’s product engineering applies in the steel, transportation, automotive, trucking and railroad industries.

Tom’s knowledge significantly benefits clients who hire him for the following design aspects:

  • Component material selection
  • Heat treatment
  • Process specifications for metallurgical components

Tom’s metallurgical designs fix field failures, improve material properties to extend the component’s life cycle, and incorporate lower weight and cost.

Clients who have benefited from Railroad & Metallurgical Engineering (RME) and specifically Tom Johnson’s metallurgical experience include:

  • Railroads
  • OEM manufacturers
  • Component suppliers