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Structural Weight Optimisation

TGM Lightweight Solutions

Topology optimisation is a method to find the most efficient material allocation for a given design space. Regarding important boundary conditions, such as load cases, attached structures and interfaces, it is possible to generate an ideal structure ...

Structural Weight Optimisation

TetraFlex for Rail and Metro Communications

DAMM Cellular Systems

Simplifying advanced communications for Public Transport. Meet the increased demands on safety and operational efficiency within large public transport systems with the TetraFlex TETRA radio infrastructure.

TetraFlex for Rail and Metro Communications

Modern Wheel Detection and Axle Counting

Frauscher Sensor Technology

Growing conurbations, increasing car park prices and not least rising fuel prices are pushing trams and underground railways increasingly to the forefront of urban and suburban rail transportation infrastructures.

Modern Wheel Detection and Axle Counting

CBTC Connectivity Solutions

HUBER+SUHNER

The overall performance of a rail rapid transit system depends largely on the performance of the automatic train control (ATC) system employed. A communication-based train control (CBTC) system is devised by adding modern communication technologies t...

CBTC Connectivity Solutions

Hydraulic Systems for Faster, Safer Tilting Trains

Eaton Electric

Eaton's hydraulically operated tilting train system delivers a safe and reliable route to reduced journey times, while ensuring passengers enjoy the most comfortable ride.

Hydraulic Systems for Faster, Safer Tilting Trains

Energy Solutions for Rail Applications

EnerSys

EnerSys is the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications with the leading market share positions in North America and Europe and fast growing ones in Asia and the Middle East.

Energy Solutions for Rail Applications

State of the Art in Wheel Detection

Frauscher Sensor Technology

Frauscher Sensortechnik understands the challenge of developing inductive wheel sensors that can guarantee fail-safe, reliable wheel detection. However, while wheel detection systems are in use worldwide, the technology could still be improved.

State of the Art in Wheel Detection

Lat-Lon Railcar GPS Tracking and Monitoring

Lat-Lon

The Lat-Lon wireless GPS tracking and monitoring system provides all of the location and productivity information that you need to manage railcars.

Lat-Lon Railcar GPS Tracking and Monitoring

Advanced Technology for Railway Maintenance

Beijing YHD Railway Equipment

The Jiangsu production base of Beijing YHD Railway Equipment is a modern technology intensive machinery manufacturing and processing enterprise and located in the China Precision Machinery Manufacturing Machining Center, 'Golden Triangle' Changzhou a...

Advanced Technology for Railway Maintenance

Space-Saving Benefits of Remote Breaker Resets in Rail

Eaton Electric

Remote breaker reset technology can create extra room in passenger carriages, while bringing additional functionality to circuit breakers and reducing total cost of ownership for rolling stock operators.

Space-Saving Benefits of Remote Breaker Resets in Rail

Medium Voltage Switchgear for a Sustainable Industry

Eaton Electric

The rail industry in the EU has the potential to reduce its carbon footprint by up to 56% by 2050. Download Eaton's Medium voltage switchgear white paper to reveal one sustainable solution.

Medium Voltage Switchgear for a Sustainable Industry

How Energy Storage Technologies are Moving from Concept to Reality on Europe's Electrified Rail Networks

Eaton Electric

Energy storage innovations are leading to smarter energy architectures for more sustainable, cost-effective rail networks.

How Energy Storage Technologies are Moving from Concept to Reality on Europe's Electrified Rail Networks

Railway Construction and Maintenance Machines

Enerco

Konepaja Mankinen offers mechanical engineering services and Enerco products, including:

Railway Construction and Maintenance Machines

Efficient and Reliable Power Conversion Systems

Turbo Power Systems

Turbo Power Systems (TPS) is a global company headquartered in the heart of North East England. The company designs and delivers innovative high-speed permanent magnet machines and power electronics systems for the transportation, energy, industrial ...

Efficient and Reliable Power Conversion Systems

GEOWEB: A Superior Geosynthetic for Track Stabilization

Presto Geosystems

The goal of the testing at AAR / TTCI's FAST (Facility for Accelerated Service Testing) track was to evaluate the effects of repeated heavy loads on the GEOWEB System installed over a soft subgrade.

GEOWEB: A Superior Geosynthetic for Track Stabilization

Workplace Drug and Alcohol Testing: From Policy to Practice

Pathtech

Before developing a suitable drug and alcohol (D&A) testing policy, there are a number of factors for a business to consider which will drive the most appropriate course of action, specific to its own requirements.

Workplace Drug and Alcohol Testing: From Policy to Practice

Rubber-Grade System For Concrete Ties

HiRAIL Corporation

Within each interlocking 3ft section of the HiRAIL® Full-Depth Rubber Grade Crossing System, one gauge pad is seated between the rails.

Rubber-Grade System For Concrete Ties

Rubber-Grade System For Wood Ties

HiRAIL Corporation

Within each three-foot section of the Hi-Rail® system, one gauge pad is seated tightly between the rails. Sections are then completed with two field pads - one on each side of the rail.

Rubber-Grade System For Wood Ties

A Guide to the Development of a Workplace Drug and Alcohol Policy

Pathtech

Pathtech provides an outline of the steps involved in developing drug and alcohol policies for the workplace.

A Guide to the Development of a Workplace Drug and Alcohol Policy

PointSense Portable Points Logger

MRD Rail Technologies

PointSense improves network reliability by identifying and quantifying points machine conditions; enabling targeted, timely maintenance.

PointSense Portable Points Logger

DC / DC Converters and Compatible Power Supplies

Polyamp

Polyamp mainly specialises in the design and production of DC / DC converters and some compatible power supplies.

DC / DC Converters and Compatible Power Supplies