New WhitePapers information at Railway Technology New and updated information from WhitePapers listed on en-us New WhitePapers information at Railway Technology Asset Performance Management Assessment OXplus optimises your asset performance management (APM). APM is the methodology to analyse risks of assets, mitigate these risks and establish a controlled process to optimise operational performance. Fri, 02 Dec 2016 09:38:00 GMT Service Solutions for the Rail Industry Sulzer is recognised worldwide for its experience servicing AC and DC traction motors, braking systems, bogies, gearboxes, generators, and other transportation equipment and parts. Thu, 01 Dec 2016 17:36:00 GMT 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, 01 Dec 2016 17:05:00 GMT High‐Speed Railway Intelligent Transportation System According to a report conducted by ARUP, around 75% of the world's population will live in cities by the year 2050. Mass transportation megatrends will have a global impact in terms of mobility and transportation infrastructure. Wed, 30 Nov 2016 17:27:00 GMT IPS Railway Parts and Solutions Catalogue From the tools our company designs to lay and maintain track to the parts that keep locomotives and freight cars operating, IPS is here to help you get the job done. Mon, 28 Nov 2016 17:25:00 GMT State of the Art in 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, 24 Nov 2016 16:21:00 GMT RADIAFLEX®: The Optimal Confined-Coverage Solution - UPDATE 2 RADIAFLEX® is the world's leading, leaking feeder cable solution. Designed to provide, contoured RF indoor coverage, RFS RADIAFLEX® cable provides a scaleable and practical means of tailoring RF coverage in even the most challenging or confined space… Thu, 24 Nov 2016 16:21:00 GMT One Touch Cab Unit User Manual This document intends to serve as a guide for the GPS3 end-of-train (EoT) monitor and the 'One Touch' head-of-train (HoT) monitor. Wed, 23 Nov 2016 17:25:00 GMT Expanding the Scope of Bogie Performance Detectors This paper discusses how bogie performance detectors (BPD) information can be used to identify wheelsets and bogies that will experience degenerative / accelerated wheel wear early in the process, to break the cycle of repeated premature wheelset rep… Mon, 21 Nov 2016 10:08:00 GMT Modular Time and Frequency System The M210 Modular Time and Frequency System is a highly flexible timing system designed for use in any application where reliable time information is required, especially to synchronise different output interfaces. Fri, 18 Nov 2016 15:19:00 GMT Rail RFID Solutions: IUH PeopleMover The Indiana University Health (IUH) PeopleMover is an elevated train that transports patients, families, and IUH team members between IU Health Methodist Hospital, University Hospital, and Riley Children's Hospital at the Indiana University-Purdue Un… Thu, 17 Nov 2016 17:29:00 GMT Ruggedised DC / DC Converters This white paper contains TRACO ELECTRONIC's portfolio of ruggedised DC / DC converters for 2017. Tue, 15 Nov 2016 15:10:00 GMT Multifunctional Profile Measurement - CALIPRI C4x Calipri, the contactless profile measurement device, meets the demands of the rail sector with a reproducible and multifunctional measurement method for the complete wheel-rail system. Fri, 11 Nov 2016 16:37:00 GMT Modern Wheel Detection and 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. Fri, 11 Nov 2016 11:01:00 GMT Overcoming the Challenges of 4G LTE and MIMO for In-Tunnel Wireless Connectivity As mobile wireless continues to make the transition to data and video-dominated broadband, unprecedented demands are being placed on operator networks. Fri, 11 Nov 2016 11:00:00 GMT Positive Train Control Risk Assessment This case study evaluates the risk associated with the planned implementation of the I-ETMS PTC system on the BNSF San Bernardino subdivision. Fri, 11 Nov 2016 10:59:00 GMT Polarteknik and Hitachi Rail Collaborate on IEP Rail Project Hitachi Rail is the main partner of the Intercity Express Programme (IEP) with a £6bn fleet order. The Hitachi IEP train is known for its high-quality and reliability targets. Fri, 04 Nov 2016 11:40:00 GMT On-Board Entertainment Systems for Rail Kontron and Axinom have collaborated on the transportation industry's first integrated and validated standards-based hardware and software on-board entertainment platform. Fri, 04 Nov 2016 11:29:00 GMT Prestressed Concrete Sleepers The Abetong Long Line Method is a universally recognised concept within the international railway industry. Fri, 04 Nov 2016 11:08:00 GMT Reducing Repair and Maintenance Costs with On-Board Service 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… Fri, 04 Nov 2016 11:01:00 GMT