ERTMS and CBTC Side By Side: A Comparison of State-of-the-art Rail Traffic Management Systems
01 Mar 2017
There is a well-defined separation between the systems that are being used in Mass Transit networks and the ones being used for Mainline. However, each of these systems has the necessary maturity to step forward to an integrated solution that compris...
Train Refurbishment Talking Points: Better Communication, New Embedded Systems and Existing Equipment
03 Mar 2016
Learn about integrating new embedded systems with existing equipment in this new white paper from CRITICAL Software. As the need for improved public transport continues to grow, the refurbishment of older stock is becoming increasingly common. But it...
Improving Railway Safety
28 Jan 2016
In this free white paper from CRITICAL Software, you can learn about the role of human factors in RAMS analysis, according to the specifications outlined in the CENELEC standards.
Advanced Engineering for Railway Rolling Stock: Moving to a New Engineering Dimension
19 Mar 2015
The liberalisation of rail transportation in Europe, which started in the 1990s, has changed the railway market. The flow of goods is moving quickly over ever greater distances, while the logistics are becoming more complex.
Automatic Train Control: An Overview of Available Systems
09 Dec 2014
An automatic train control (ATC) system integrates all the vital and non-vital functions that guarantee the safe operation of trains.
02 Sep 2014
Any interlocking system must meet international standards for railway systems and offer the highest levels of safety, reliability and availability.