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 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 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, 25 May 2017 16:29:00 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, 25 May 2017 16:28:00 GMT 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, 25 May 2017 16:27:00 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 AURA Positive Train Control System http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/vehicle/aura-positive-train-control-system/ http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/vehicle/aura-positive-train-control-system/ The Metrom Rail AURA Positive Train Control System is the first transit-specific train control system of its kind. Sun, 21 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT What’s the Point of Formal Methods? http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/signal/formal-methods/ http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/signal/formal-methods/ Railway signalling systems are surprisingly expensive to produce. Formal methods have emerged as a way to cut costs and increase safety at the same time. Why did this happen, and what have been achieved so far? Thu, 18 May 2017 23:00:00 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, 18 May 2017 16:12:00 GMT KKI Ballast Regulators http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/track/kki-ballast-regulator/ http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/track/kki-ballast-regulator/ Knox Kershaw's ballast regulators are designed for serious ballast movement. They come with additions such as reversible wings, broom boxes and industrial-strength ploughs. This means that ballast can be shifted from one shoulder to the other in a si… Thu, 18 May 2017 11:13:00 GMT AURA Roadway Worker Protection System http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/vehicle/aura-roadway-worker-protection-system/ http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/vehicle/aura-roadway-worker-protection-system/ The Metrom Rail AURA Roadway Worker Protection System (RWPS) provides advanced warning between on-track equipment and workers in the vicinity of railway tracks. Sun, 14 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Interlocking Design Automation (IDeA) http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/signal/interlocking-design-automation-idea/ http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/signal/interlocking-design-automation-idea/ This white paper outlines what the challenges and their root causes are in procurement and delivery of modern rail control, and suggests best practice methods for how to overcome these challenges using Interlocking Design Automation (IDeA). Fri, 12 May 2017 11:27:00 GMT Improving the Productivity of Railway Track Maintenance http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/track/improving-productivity-track-maintenance/ http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/track/improving-productivity-track-maintenance/ Based in Montgomery, Alabama Knox Kershaw Inc was started in 1924 by Royce Kershaw, Sr as the Royce Kershaw Company. Fri, 12 May 2017 09:45:00 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. Fri, 12 May 2017 08:59:00 GMT AURA Maintenance Of Way Utility http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/vehicle/aura-maintenance-way-utility/ http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/vehicle/aura-maintenance-way-utility/ The AURA Maintenance Of Way Utility (MU) combines the field-proven capabilities of the Metrom Rail Collision Avoidance System with a comprehensive productivity suite, providing customers with an industry-leading safety and efficiency platform. Mon, 08 May 2017 09:22:00 GMT Rail Depot Lifting and Handling Equipment http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/yard/depot-lifting-handling-equipment/ http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/yard/depot-lifting-handling-equipment/ Our extensive range of lifting and handling equipment is part of a portfolio of products designed specifically to meet the needs of modern depots and track maintenance teams. Fri, 05 May 2017 11:49:00 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. Wed, 03 May 2017 15:04:00 GMT IME-Autolift: Global Leaders in Mobile Lifts http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/yard/ime-autolift-global-leaders-in-mobile-lifts/ http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/yard/ime-autolift-global-leaders-in-mobile-lifts/ IME-Autolift presents its range of lifting equipment, which comprises mobile lifting jacks, underfloor lifting systems, electromechanical underfloor lifting stands and bogie lifters.Please download t... Tue, 02 May 2017 15:49:00 GMT MiniProf Digital Profile Measuring by Greenwood Engineering http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/track/miniprof/ http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/track/miniprof/ The MiniProf BT system is an excellent full-contact measurement system with Bluetooth connection for fast, reliable and extremely high-quality profile measurements. Tue, 02 May 2017 10:13:00 GMT Locomotive Monitoring Unit http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/vehicle/locomotive-monitoring-unit/ http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/vehicle/locomotive-monitoring-unit/ Lat-Lon's Locomotive Monitoring Unit (LMU) brings you critical information about your most valuable rail assets. It allow you to use real-time monitoring and custom sensors to tailor the data you receive and key in on crucial components. Tue, 02 May 2017 09:36:00 GMT Halogen-free Cables and Wires http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/cables/halogen-free-cables-and-wires/ http://www.railway-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/cables/halogen-free-cables-and-wires/ This white paper contains in-depth information and specifications about SAB Bröckskes' range of halogen-free cables and wires. Fri, 28 Apr 2017 15:23:00 GMT