New WhitePapers information at Railway Technology New and updated information from WhitePapers listed on www.railway-technology.com http://www.railway-technology.com/ en-us http://www.railway-technology.com/ New WhitePapers information at Railway Technology http://www.railway-technology.com/content/images/logo_big.gif TetraFlex for Rail and Metro Communications http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/signal/tetraflex-rail-metro/ http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/signal/tetraflex-rail-metro/ 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. Thu, 20 Jul 2017 15:15:00 GMT State of the Art in Axle Counting http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/signal/axle-counting/ http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/signal/axle-counting/ 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… Thu, 20 Jul 2017 15:14:00 GMT CBTC Connectivity Solutions http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/cables/cbtc-connectivity-solutions/ http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/cables/cbtc-connectivity-solutions/ 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… Thu, 20 Jul 2017 15:14:00 GMT Free Public WiFi at Cardiff Central Railway Station http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/operation/free-public-wifi-cardiff-central-railway-station/ http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/operation/free-public-wifi-cardiff-central-railway-station/ 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… Thu, 20 Jul 2017 15:11:00 GMT Rolling Stock Maintenance Equipment http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/overhaul/bearings-wheelsets-bogie-maintenance-equipment/ http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/overhaul/bearings-wheelsets-bogie-maintenance-equipment/ INNDES is a young company that believes in technology as a solution, not as a problem for the peaceful development of world. Thu, 20 Jul 2017 15:10:00 GMT The Case for Saliva Drug Testing http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/medical/saliva-drug-testing/ http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/medical/saliva-drug-testing/ 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? Mon, 17 Jul 2017 16:19:00 GMT Common Drugs: Effects and Their Impact on the Workplace http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/medical/common-drugs-effects-workplace/ http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/medical/common-drugs-effects-workplace/ 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. Mon, 17 Jul 2017 15:24:00 GMT Modern Wheel Detection and Axle Counting http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/signal/wheel-detection-axle-counting/ http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/signal/wheel-detection-axle-counting/ 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. Thu, 13 Jul 2017 13:21:00 GMT ERTMS and CBTC Side By Side: A Comparison of State-of-the-art Rail Traffic Management Systems http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/testing/ertms-and-cbtc/ http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/testing/ertms-and-cbtc/ 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… Tue, 04 Jul 2017 15:05:00 GMT Reducing Repair and Maintenance Costs with On-Board Service http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/track/on-board-services/ http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/track/on-board-services/ 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… Mon, 03 Jul 2017 08:37:00 GMT State of the Art in Wheel Detection http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/signal/wheel-detection/ http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/signal/wheel-detection/ 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. Thu, 29 Jun 2017 14:24:00 GMT VCE: Specialist Engineering and Technical Services http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/project-management-and-consultancy/vce-specialist-engineering-technical-services/ http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/project-management-and-consultancy/vce-specialist-engineering-technical-services/ The company is a consulting firm with 300 staff members offering a wide range of specialist engineering and technical services. Tue, 27 Jun 2017 16:16:00 GMT Engineering, Development, Manufacturing of Drying Systems http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/yard/engineering-development-drying-systems/ http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/yard/engineering-development-drying-systems/ With 45 years of experience in the car wash industry, Proto-Vest, specialises in the engineering, development and manufacturing of drying systems. Mon, 26 Jun 2017 09:45:00 GMT Major Challenges Facing Rail Operators, Maintainers, Owners and the Role of ICT http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/operation/major-challenges-facing-rail-operators/ http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/operation/major-challenges-facing-rail-operators/ 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. Fri, 23 Jun 2017 09:35:00 GMT On-Board Service for Railway Maintenance Machines http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/track/on-board-service-railway-maintenance-machines/ http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/track/on-board-service-railway-maintenance-machines/ 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. Mon, 19 Jun 2017 11:38:00 GMT Construction, Repair and Maintenance of Railway Tracks http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/track/maintenance-railway-tracks/ http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/track/maintenance-railway-tracks/ 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. Thu, 15 Jun 2017 16:27:00 GMT Survey Reveals Why Rugged Tablets are Preferred PC Form Factor among Global Professionals http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/computer/rugged-tablets-pc-global/ http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/computer/rugged-tablets-pc-global/ 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… Wed, 14 Jun 2017 15:06:00 GMT High Speed Data Acquisition Solutions http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/training/high-speed-data-acquisition-solutions/ http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/training/high-speed-data-acquisition-solutions/ Elsys AG has a worldwide acceptance in high-precision and high-speed data acquisition solution systems. Tue, 30 May 2017 16:48:00 GMT Laser Wheel Profilometer http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/track/laser-wheel-profilometer/ http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/track/laser-wheel-profilometer/ 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… Fri, 26 May 2017 15:49:00 GMT Profile Measurement Devices http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/track/profile-measurement-devices/ http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/track/profile-measurement-devices/ CALIPRI contactless profile measurement devices meet the demands of the rail sector with a reproducible and simple measurement method for the complete wheel-rail system. Tue, 23 May 2017 15:29:00 GMT