White Papers

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

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

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

PointSense Portable Points Logger

MRD Rail Technologies

PointSense improves network reliability by identifying and quantifying points machine conditions; enabling targeted, timely maintenance.

PointSense Portable Points Logger

DC / DC Converters and Compatible Power Supplies

Polyamp

Polyamp mainly specialises in the design and production of DC / DC converters and some compatible power supplies.

DC / DC Converters and Compatible Power Supplies

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

AAR / TTCI Research Publications

Transportation Technology Center, Inc

This white paper contains a list of Technology Digests research publications (available in PDF form only) written and published by Transportation Technology Center, Inc, a subsidiary of the Association of American Railroads.

AAR / TTCI Research Publications

Railway Power Resistors

Fairfild

A list of products available from Fairfild, including their application areas and main characteristics.

Railway Power Resistors

Engineering and Manufacturing Services for the Railway Industry

PROMEC

PROMEC is an engineering and manufacturing company established in 1986 to design and produce mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic and automatic equipment, dies and special machines.

Engineering and Manufacturing Services for the Railway Industry

A&G Price: Engineers of Excellence

A & G Price

A&G Price Ltd has built a long and impressive history in the rail industry. From the earliest days of the company in the late 1870's, AGP has continued to supply locomotives, wagons, refurbishment services and component manufacture to New Zealand and...

A&G Price: Engineers of Excellence

Service Solutions for the Rail Industry

Sulzer

Sulzer is recognised worldwide for its experience servicing AC and DC traction motors, braking systems, bogies, gearboxes, generators, and other transportation equipment and parts.

Service Solutions for the Rail Industry

High Availability of Modern Train Detection Systems using Intelligent Functions

Frauscher Sensor Technology

Research and development in the field of signalling is faced with the challenge of providing cost-effective solutions for high availability of safety-relevant systems.

High Availability of Modern Train Detection Systems using Intelligent Functions

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

Measurement of Long Wavelength Irregularities on Rails

Railmeasurement

This white paper provides information about existing and novel methods for measuring long wavelength irregularities on rails.

Measurement of Long Wavelength Irregularities on Rails

Cables for Railway Technology

SAB Bröckskes

We at SAB Bröckskes see ourselves as manufacturer and service provider - in the sense of real partnership and customer-oriented work. The quality of our products is known in more than 40 countries worldwide.

Cables for Railway Technology

Routine Measurement of Long Wavelength Irregularities from Vehicle-Based Equipment

Railmeasurement

This whitepaper provides information about long-wave irregularities in vehicle-based equipment, and demonstrates how they can be measured.

Routine Measurement of Long Wavelength Irregularities from Vehicle-Based Equipment

HUBER+SUHNER Rail Products Brochure

HUBER+SUHNER

The HUBER+SUHNER Group is a leading international manufacturer of electrical and optical interconnectivitycomponents and systems. Our main markets are communication, transport and industry.

HUBER+SUHNER Rail Products Brochure

TBOGI-HD: Bogie Condition Monitoring and Hunting Detector

Wayside Inspection Devices

The patented TBOGI-HD technology developed by WID inspects rolling stock in motion to monitor the in-service condition of the bogies and their wheelsets.

TBOGI-HD: Bogie Condition Monitoring and Hunting Detector

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

ABS on the Rails

ETAS

High-speed trains are an essential part of efficient transport infrastructure in any modern industrialised country. But train travel speeds of up to 250 km/h and more place enormous demands on brake system mechanical components and control electronic...

ABS on the Rails

Train Communications Systems 2017: the Wi-Fi on Trains Conference

BWCS

The Train Communications Systems 2017 Conference will focus directly on the problems of putting Wi-Fi onto trains and on how to keep connected customers happy.

Train Communications Systems 2017: the Wi-Fi on Trains Conference