EKE-Electronics

Automation, Integration, Communication and Safety Solutions

Piispanportti 7, Espoo, 02240, Finland



Train

EKE provides technology for train automation, system integration, onboard safety and communication within the train and beyond. We have solutions for high speed trains, commuter trains, metros, trams, passenger coaches and locomotives. Our technology is suitable for new trains as well as refurbishment and retrofitting projects. Our expertise ranges from developing complete Train Control and Management System (TCMS) or Train Communication Networks (TCN) to providing specific technology such as Gateways or event recorders (JRU). We also offer advanced TCMS integrating Passenger Information Systems (PIS), video surveillance (CCTV) and wireless communication devices for a complete turn-key solution.

We have already installed more than 12,000 systems around the world under our Trainnet brand and continue to serve our customers with the highest quality and reliability. EKE is IRIS certified and our products comply with the railway industry standards such as EN 50155.

Trainnet Train Control and Management System (TCMS)

The Trainnet TCMS system is responsible for the automation of your train, making operations easier and faster while increasing safety and reliability. The Trainnet TCMS gives one point of control over all sub-systems, monitoring their status and providing diagnostics in real-time to the driver and maintenance depot. The TCMS can automatically take action and issues relevant instructions, simplifying tram management. Trainnet allows automation of almost any sub-system: see train illustration on the page for the most common examples.

The Trainnet TCMS usually includes a Trainnet Train Communication Network (TCN) which is described below. The Trainnet TCMS can also be combined with other systems for a fully integrated train architecture. EKE can provide integrated solutions including: Event Recorders (ER), Passenger Information Systems (PIS), Public Announcement Systems (PA), Video Surveillance Systems (CCTV), Passenger Emergency Intercoms (PEI) and Mobile Applications.

Trainnet Train Communication Network (TCN) and Gateways

Trainnet TCN enables the integration of all your train sub-systems. It provides a unique point of control over all sub-systems (including third-party systems) and facilitates communications across the train via a common TCN. The train architecture is simplified and cabling is reduced, enabling cheaper development, installation and maintenance. The Trainnet TCN allows combination of various bus technologies including WTB, MVB, CAN, S/L and Ethernet. Automatic inauguration enables the operator to easily add or remove train sets: the train is quickly and automatically configured. EKE has extensive experience integrating third party sub-systems to Trainnet, including displays, speakers, cameras, sensors, brakes, traction or batteries.

If you are interested in our gateways (WTB, MVB, CAN, S/L, Ethernet), Wire Train Bus Interface Module (WTB), Multifunction Vehicle Bus Interface Module (MVB), CAN Vehicle Bus Interface Module (CVB), Input and Output Interface Modules, ETB node and Ethernet Switches, please look at the relevant product pages.

Trainnet Event Recorder (ER) with rugged memory module

Trainnet Event Recorder (ER) is more than the so-called train ‘black box’. It is an on-board event recorder for collecting and storing vital train-borne information. Depending on needs, it can record all kinds of data including audio and video recordings. Data can be retrieved at any time using the Trainnet TIP (Train Inspection Program) Software which enables system performance analysis and optimisation. Data can be copied from the event recorder to a USB stick for convenient transport or storage. Trainnet ER proves useful beyond traditional use following an incident or accident. Trainnet Rugged Memory Module (RMM) is available as an option whenever a high level of data protection is needed.

Please contact us using the contact details below for additional information, quotations and complete references. You can watch our video for an overview of our capabilities.

Solutions for Metro Modernisation

If metros usually run for more than 30 years, a mid-life overhaul often takes place after 15-20 years. The overhaul gives the opportunity to refurbish the metros but also bring in the latest technology for conformity and improved performance.

All About EKE’s Technical Solutions

Modern trains are equipped with an increasing number of intelligent sub-systems to cope with the demand for improved performance, safety, energy efficiency and comfort.

EKE Electronics Reinforces Sales Team in Russia

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Iris Rev 02 Certification Achieved by EKE-Electronics

EKE-Electronics has announced that it has received International Railway Industry Standard (IRIS) certification (Rev 02). The certification covers on-board vehicle control, passenger information and communication system categories. The IRIS certification was received by EKE-Electronics

EKE-Electronics Uploads Free White Paper

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EKE Train Data Recorders to VR-Rata

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EKE-Electronics to Supply TCN Gateway Solution to ŠKODA Transportation

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Finnish Rail Agency to Use EKE-Trainnet® TIP tool

EKE-Electronics will supply the EKE-Trainnet® train inspection program, the TIP tool, to the Finnish Rail Agency. With the TIP tool the user can easily visualise, analyse and print the records stored in the train data recorder. The delivery agreement includes the program licencies and the tr

EKE-Electronics Receives ISO 14001 Certificate

EKE-Electronics has been certified according to the international ISO14001:2004 quality standard for environmental management. The audit was performed by Det Norske Veritas. Environmental management is part of EKE-Electronics' management and quality systems. EKE-Electronics is committed

Ms Riitta Ekengren Appointed Chairperson of the Board

The Board of Directors at EKE-Electronics has appointed Ms. Riitta Ekengren Chairperson of the Board. Ms Ekengren is the majority shareholder of EKE-Electronics. She also acts as Chairperson of the Board at Engineering Office Bertel Ekengren Oy, the main company of the EKE-Group. EKE

EKE-Electronic Awarded €15 Million Contract by Downer EDI Rail

The contract includes an electronic train information system (eTIS) for the 78 eight car sets, which are to be built by a joint venture of Downer EDI Rail Pty Ltd and Hitachi Australia Ltd. The customer for the train delivery project is Reliance Rail, in which Downer EDI Rail's parent company, Do

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