Prof. Ranko Rakanovich, PhD graduated from the Machinery Engineering Faculty of Belgrade, specialty “Railway Engineering”. He defended PhD dissertation at the University of Belgrade. He is a leading engineering designer, Research Associate, Head of the Test Center and Deputy Director on Technical Issues of the Railway Vehicle Factory at Kraljevo. He is the founder of the Mechanical Engineering Faculty in Kraljevo and for 8 year he has been its Dean. He is teaching courses in Railway Equipment and doing researches in the field of rolling stock construction.