White Papers

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

Railway Infrastructure Solutions

STECONFER

STECONFER is a global railway construction company with an experienced workforce and plant equipment fleet for track works, overhead line (catenary), railway signalling and other rail-based systems.

Railway Infrastructure Solutions

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

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

Overcoming the Challenges of 4G LTE and MIMO for In-Tunnel Wireless Connectivity

Radio Frequency Systems

As mobile wireless continues to make the transition to data and video-dominated broadband, unprecedented demands are being placed on operator networks.

Overcoming the Challenges of 4G LTE and MIMO for In-Tunnel Wireless Connectivity

High Availability of Modern Train Detection Systems using Intelligent Functions

Frauscher Sensortechnik

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

AC and DC-Powered Air Conditioners

DC Airco

DC Airco has specialised in energy-efficient air conditioning since 1997, after many years of research anddevelopment.

AC and DC-Powered Air Conditioners

The AURA Collision Avoidance and Productivity System

Metrom Rail

The Metrom Rail AURA Collision Avoidance and Productivity System (CAS) is designed to safeguard maintenance of way equipment and hi-rail vehicles and their operators by providing advanced warning of violations in spacing regulations.

The AURA Collision Avoidance and Productivity System

Railway Maintenance Machines and Equipment

Geatech

This white paper provides details about Geatech's services and solutions, including railway maintenance equipment, hand tools, spare parts, electrification devices, rail handlers, measuring devices, signalling and safety equipment, and lubricants.

Railway Maintenance Machines and Equipment

IPS 2017 Track Tools Catalogue

Innovative Parts & Solutions

This white paper provides further details about IPS's range of products and services, including rail handling and track tools, maintenance of way parts, railway equipment servicing, custom rail machining and bending, safety solutions, locomotive part...

IPS 2017 Track Tools Catalogue

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

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

Asset Performance Management Assessment

OXplus

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.

Asset Performance Management Assessment

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

Introducing a New Train Collision Avoidance System for Railways

Intelligence on Wheels

To improve the safety in the operation of a completely single-track narrow-gauge railway network in the Harz, a new type of train-collision avoidance system is currently being introduced.

Introducing a New Train Collision Avoidance System for Railways

Pantograph Collision Detection System

Australian Rail Technology

Together with the Pantograph Condition Monitor System, ART have developed a complimentary system - the Pantograph Collision Detection System.

Pantograph Collision Detection System

Rubber-Grade System For Concrete Ties

HiRAIL Corporation

Within each interlocking 3ft section of the HiRAIL® Full-Depth Rubber Grade Crossing System, one gauge pad is seated between the rails.

Rubber-Grade System For Concrete Ties

High‐Speed Railway Intelligent Transportation System

Axiomtek

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.

High‐Speed Railway Intelligent Transportation System

IPS Railway Parts and Solutions Catalogue

Innovative Parts & Solutions

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 getthe job done.

IPS Railway Parts and Solutions Catalogue

RADIAFLEX®: The Optimal Confined-Coverage Solution - UPDATE 2

Radio Frequency Systems

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...

RADIAFLEX®: The Optimal Confined-Coverage Solution - UPDATE 2

State of the Art in Axle Counting

Frauscher Sensortechnik

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