Siemens Mobility and Siemens Convergence Creators Introduce Solutions to Frankfurt Urban Rail Services
In cooperation with Siemens Mobility division, Siemens Convergence Creators has retrofitted a VGF (Stadtwerke Verkehrsgesellschaft Frankfurt am Main, Frankfurt municipal utilities) tramway, which is currently in a passenger operations trial in the German metropolitan city of Frankfurt am Main.
Artesyn and Hyukshin Collaborate on SIL4 Rail Signalling Solutions
Artesyn Embedded Technologies today announced a collaboration with Hyukshin Engineering a leading rail integrator in South Korea, for the development of rail signalling solutions based on Artesyn's ControlSafe™ Platform. The two companies have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) for broad cooperation on the development of safety integrity level 4 (SIL4) commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) systems for train control and rail signalling.
ABSOPULSE Introduces 600VDC Input (450V to 800V Range) DC-AC Sine Wave Inverters
ABSOPULSE Electronics has released the CSH-400-F6 series of heavy-duty, high-input voltage DC-AC sine wave inverters. The units use microprocessor controlled, high frequency PWM technology to deliver 400VA pure sinewave output voltage. They convert 600VDC input voltage (450V to 800V operating range) to an isolated sine wave output of 115VAC continuous at 60Hz or 400Hz, or 230VAC continuous at 50Hz.
Key Techniques for Rail Fastening Systems
Rail fastening system is composed of rail fastenings. Rail fastenings are used to connect rail and railway sleeper. The main function of rail fastening system is fixing rail on the railway sleeper.
WiFi SPARK Shortlisted in UK Rail Industry Awards
Together with Chiltern Railways and Icomera, WiFi SPARK has been shortlisted for the prestigious UK Rail Industry awards in the Design Innovation category for their recent launch of the 'Continuously Connected Passenger Journey' across the Chiltern Railways estate.