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Free Public WiFi at Cardiff Central Railway Station

WiFi SPARK

Travellers expect Wi-Fi connection at every stage of their journey. Arriva Trains wanted to further improve what Cardiff Station offered by installing a free Wi-Fi service so that travellers could easily check e-mails, catch up with friends and famil...

Free Public WiFi at Cardiff Central Railway Station

State of the Art in Axle Counting

Frauscher Sensor Technology

Axle counting systems are used in many countries around the world as a replacement for track vacancy detection systems. They are also used in signalling equipment systems to build a more complete picture of what is happening on a particular stretch o...

State of the Art in Axle Counting

Rolling Stock Maintenance Equipment

INNDES

INNDES is a young company that believes in technology as a solution, not as a problem for the peaceful development of world.

Rolling Stock Maintenance Equipment

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

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

Measuring of Railway Axles

Amest

This white paper provides further information about Amest's measuring stations for railway axles.

Measuring of Railway Axles

AUSTROROLL HSR – For Moveable Frogs

Austroroll

The patented Austroroll frog roller (HSR) is a rolling device for frogs with spring-action point for high-speed points.

AUSTROROLL HSR – For Moveable Frogs

The Case for Saliva Drug Testing

Pathtech

Screening for drugs in the workplace is becoming more widespread, but how do you determine which of the two available types of testing to use saliva or urine?

The Case for Saliva Drug Testing

Common Drugs: Effects and Their Impact on the Workplace

Pathtech

It's no surprise that drug and alcohol in the workplace can have a negative image, putting workers at risk of injury or worse, and meaning that their employers are failing in their duty of care.

Common Drugs: Effects and Their Impact on the Workplace

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

ERTMS and CBTC Side By Side: A Comparison of State-of-the-art Rail Traffic Management Systems

CRITICAL Software

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...

ERTMS and CBTC Side By Side: A Comparison of State-of-the-art Rail Traffic Management Systems

Reducing Repair and Maintenance Costs with On-Board Service

m2 railgroup

The main objective of the on-board service is to increase the availability of the machinery thanks to a daily monitoring the machinery operations, the drawing up of service schedules dedicated to each piece of machinery and the continual verification...

Reducing Repair and Maintenance Costs with On-Board Service

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

VCE: Specialist Engineering and Technical Services

Vienna Consulting Engineers

The company is a consulting firm with 300 staff members offering a wide range of specialist engineering and technical services.

VCE: Specialist Engineering and Technical Services

Engineering, Development, Manufacturing of Drying Systems

Proto-Vest

With 45 years of experience in the car wash industry, Proto-Vest, specialises in the engineering, development and manufacturing of drying systems.

Engineering, Development, Manufacturing of Drying Systems

Major Challenges Facing Rail Operators, Maintainers, Owners and the Role of ICT

Nomad Digital

The challenge is clear: today, more than ever, rail operators are expected to operate more efficiently, maintain safety and service quality, meet ever-demanding passenger needs and achieve more with shrinking budgets.

Major Challenges Facing Rail Operators, Maintainers, Owners and the Role of ICT

On-Board Service for Railway Maintenance Machines

m2 railgroup

Over the years, m2 railgroup has developed an evolutionary process of growth focusing on the guiding principles established since the foundation of the company, which are: impartiality, equality, efficiency and effectiveness.

On-Board Service for Railway Maintenance Machines

Construction, Repair and Maintenance of Railway Tracks

Goldschmidt Thermit Group

The companies of the Goldschmidt Thermit Group and their partners offer a unique range of products and services for the construction, repair, maintenance and renovation of railway tracks.

Construction, Repair and Maintenance of Railway Tracks

Survey Reveals Why Rugged Tablets are Preferred PC Form Factor among Global Professionals

Xplore Technologies

The value of rugged tablet PCs may not be widely recognised among consumer audiences, but they often play a direct role in the manufacturing, delivery, installation, and maintenance of goods that impact both our personal and professional vitality, su...

Survey Reveals Why Rugged Tablets are Preferred PC Form Factor among Global Professionals

High Speed Data Acquisition Solutions

Elsys

Elsys AG has a worldwide acceptance in high-precision and high-speed data acquisition solution systems.

High Speed Data Acquisition Solutions

Laser Wheel Profilometer

RIFTEK

RIFTEK has released a new white paper, which includes information on its laser wheel profilometer. Scientific and production company RIFTEK specialises in the development and fabrication of optoelectronic instruments for measuring geometrical quantit...

Laser Wheel Profilometer
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