White Papers

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

Axiomtek’s Transportation-Certified Embedded Computers: The Driving Force Behind Surveillance Technology

Axiomtek

Axiomtek has experience in creating comprehensive solutions for mass transit authorities (MTA). The tBOX product was one of the great options that met all of the MTA's requirements.

Axiomtek’s Transportation-Certified Embedded Computers: The Driving Force Behind Surveillance Technology

System Safety: Why It Can’t Be Left to Your WHS Advisor

Kitcher Risk Solutions

Kitcher Risk Solutions works with clients in high-hazard industries including rail to support strategic risk-based decision-making and the delivery of safe outcomes.

System Safety: Why It Can’t Be Left to Your WHS Advisor

Continuous Wi-Fi Solution for Chiltern Railways

WiFi SPARK

WiFi SPARK is a leading specialist in public wireless solutions. The company is the owner and developer of the unique SPARK® platform which delivers the most flexible, feature rich and scalable solution for guest access Wi-Fi on the market today.

Continuous Wi-Fi Solution for Chiltern Railways

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

Free Public WiFi at Cardiff Central Railway Station

WiFi SPARK

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...

Free Public WiFi at Cardiff Central Railway Station

ENSCO: Innovative Solutions for the Rail Industry

ENSCO, Inc.

ENSCO is an international leader in the design, manufacturing and operation of track and vehicle safety assessment systems. For more than 40 years, the company has delivered leading-edge rail safety solutions.

ENSCO: Innovative Solutions for the Rail Industry

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

Rockfall Protection and Snow Barriers

Maccaferri

With over 60 years' experience in rockfall protection systems and natural hazard mitigation, Maccaferri offers a wide range of systems to stabilise rock faces, soil slopes and snow masses, reducing risks to people, buildings and infrastructure.

Rockfall Protection and Snow Barriers

Lat-Lon Railcar GPS Tracking and Monitoring

Lat-Lon

The Lat-Lon wireless GPS tracking and monitoring system provides all of the location and productivity information that you need to manage railcars.

Lat-Lon Railcar GPS Tracking and Monitoring

Measuring of Railway Axles

Amest

This white paper provides further information about Amest's measuring stations for railway axles.

Measuring of Railway Axles

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

Major Challenges Facing Rail Operators, Maintainers, Owners and the Role of ICT

Nomad Digital

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.

Major Challenges Facing Rail Operators, Maintainers, Owners and the Role of ICT

Rail Depot Lifting and Handling Equipment

Mechan

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.

Rail Depot Lifting and Handling Equipment

Locomotive Monitoring Unit

Lat-Lon

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.

Locomotive Monitoring Unit

Global Mining Solutions

Maccaferri

Founded in 1879, Maccaferri is a leader in innovative and sustainable solutions to overcome environmental, geotechnical and hydraulic erosion problems.

Global Mining Solutions

Hydraulic Works

Maccaferri

Maccaferri's specialist knowledge and comprehensive product range, we offer clients a graded, logical range of hydraulic erosion protection techniques from soil bioengineering solutions through to robust high-energy capacity structures.

Hydraulic Works

Energy Solutions for Rail Applications

EnerSys

EnerSys is the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications with the leading market share positions in North America and Europe and fast growing ones in Asia and the Middle East.

Energy Solutions for Rail Applications

Advanced Technology for Railway Maintenance

Beijing YHD Railway Equipment

The Jiangsu production base of Beijing YHD Railway Equipment is a modern technology intensive machinery manufacturing and processing enterprise and located in the China Precision Machinery Manufacturing Machining Center, 'Golden Triangle' Changzhou a...

Advanced Technology for Railway Maintenance

Railway Construction and Maintenance Machines

Enerco

Konepaja Mankinen offers mechanical engineering services and Enerco products, including:

Railway Construction and Maintenance Machines

Rubber-Grade System For Wood Ties

HiRAIL Corporation

Within each three-foot section of the Hi-Rail® system, one gauge pad is seated tightly between the rails. Sections are then completed with two field pads - one on each side of the rail.

Rubber-Grade System For Wood Ties