Amberg Technologies Railway Surveying Solutions
Amberg Technologies has been a leading provider of specialised rail and tunnel measurement systems for more than 25 years. A unique combination of industry knowledge and engineering expertise has produced innovative and flexible systems, based on practical designs and user-friendly software. With worldwide support and service, these railway surveying solutions have won the trust and respect of both the rail and tunnelling industry.
Complete railway surveying system
Amberg Rail is the new solution for comprehensive railway surveying. Amberg Rail’s extensive functionality consists of the proven and established hardware configuration GRP System FX, new application-specific software, the GRP Fidelity integrated quality management system and a unique global support network.
Amberg Rail is based on the three application-specific solutions Amberg Slab Track, Amberg Tamping and Amberg Clearance. A dependable partner of the international railway industry, Amberg Technologies’ Amberg Rail application provides project-specific system solutions for the highest possible efficiency and flexibility in surveying for track construction and maintenance, and for clearance profile surveying.
- One unique, new software platform for all railway applications
- Specific modules per application with focus on application needs
- Clear split between office work and trackwork
- Proven hardware system GRP System FX for specific applications
- New technology enables automatic comprehensive railway surveys
- High quality technology with high return on investment
Integrated surveying system for slab track construction and maintenance
Identify and inspect track positions to millimetre tolerances with an integrated surveying solution for the construction and maintenance of slab track. Amberg Slab Track fetaures:
- Integrated slab track surveying solution (project management, measurement, evaluation and reporting)
- High-precision sensors for super-elevation and gauge measurement
- Determination of the track coordinates with the Leica TPS total station
- Real-time display of corrective values during track laying
- Professional graphic and numeric reporting of results of the as-built analysis
Track-alignment data and control-point-based tamping survey system
Amberg Tamping is a high-performance system solution for track-alignment data or control-point-based tamping survey. Features include:
- New project base data management for track design and measurement data
- Project data based on 3D track design or datum point track layout
- Correction data (lift and slew) in real time or as data disk for the track tamper
- Versatile tamping data editor
- Comprehensive reporting
- Option: integrated control point surveying and reporting
Real-time rail clearance assessment system
Exploit the comprehensive Amberg Clearance system solution to cover all your specific information requirements, from the identification of encroaching objects in real time to complete documentation of structures and clearance analyses including automatic clearance profile mapping.
This modular system solution for automatic clearance surveying is completed by typical railway analyses and documentation. Features include:
- One software suite with scalable functionality (Basic and Plus)
- Powerful management of project data
- Two different types of clearance measuring devices (motorised distometer Profiler 110 FX or high-speed laser scanner Profiler 5002/5003)
- System ready for 2D clearance gauging or 3D infrastructure gauging
- Results in real time
- Comprehensive evaluation, analyses and reporting
Amberg Technologies is your partner for development of proven system solutions with outstanding quality and reliability, which support the industry in its daily operation and provide extensive cost savings.
Products and Services
The Fastest Tamping Survey System for Precise Track Works
Amberg's tamping solutions have proven their high performance all over the world. Demanding projects have been successfully realised in e.g. Germany, Austria, Belgium, The Netherlands, Denmark, Italy, Spain, Greece, Turkey, Australia, United Kingdom, Saudi Arabia, UAE, Korea and the USA.
Amberg Track Geometry Record: Add on Module for Amberg rail 2.0 Applications
Amberg Track Geometry Record (TGR) is a powerful applica¬tion to present results of track geometry analysis as established measuring traces. Measured data from Amberg Tamping, Slab Track, Survey or 3D Clearance surveys form the basis for the extended track geometry analysis.
Helsinki-Tallinn Railway Tunnel, Gulf of Finland
Newcastle Light Rail Project
Amberg Technologies, the Swiss specialist for railway and tunnel surveying, is expanding the well-tried rail surveying system GRP System FX with the new Amberg IMS 1000 and Amberg IMS 3000 system configurations.Read more
Amberg Geotechnics, a new software application unveiled at the Intergeo exhibition in Nuremberg on 27-29 September 2011, provides a host of benefits for underground construction practitioners. This highly efficient and user-friendly surveying tool permits quick and cost-effective identification of high-risk areas in underground construction projects.Read more
Deutsche Bahn Netz, a subsidiary of Deutsche Bahn (DB), has switched to a new tamping surveying solution from Amberg Technologies, supporting maintenance measures of automated tamping of tracks and points. Primary reasons for the move were the better performance and improved quality of survey datRead more
With train speeds up to 350km/hr (217mph), precise track geometry is crucial. To achieve this accuracy, China has deployed 288 Amberg GRP track surveying systems on projects throughout the country. The system, which was designed and manufactured in Switzerland, enables contractors to acRead more
INNOTRANS is the international industry showplace for railway technology, showcasing products ranging from rail vehicles to railway infrastructure and carriage interiors. We will exhibit our latest rail innovations at InnoTrans in Berlin, from 21 to 24 September. Come along and meet usRead more
Amberg Technologies is pleased to announce Balfour Beatty Rail has taken delivery of a GRP track measurement system. The system was purchased from Amberg's North American distribution partner, the Kara company of Countryside, IL. Widely used throughout the rail industries of Europe, AsRead more
Amberg Technologies is pleased to announce the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) has taken delivery of the first GRP Track Measurement System in North America. The system was purchased from Amberg's North American distribution partner, the Kara Company of Countryside, IL.Read more
Amberg Rail is the new master solution for comprehensive railway surveying. Amberg Rail's extensive functionality consists of the proven and established hardware configuration GRP System FX, new application-specific software, the GRP Fidelity integrated quality management system and a unique globRead more
The new system from Amberg Technologies for absolute (3D) clearance surveying provides unique, comprehensive, 3D environment surveying, track geometry and clearance envelope management. All data is recorded in a single surveying process, reducing track possession time to a minimum. BotRead more
Even better performance in day-to-day practice with the new kinematic tool for rail surveying systems GRP1000 and GRP3000 from Amberg Technologies. GRPwin KINEMATIC is the new GRP software module for powerful track surveying using the GRP1000 and GRP3000 system solutions. With the newRead more
GRP 1000 GPS and GRP 3000 GPS are configurations of the GRP System FX. The GPS option is an expansion of the established GRP 1000 and GRP 3000 solutions. Existing systems are easily upgraded to include GPS. The Leica GPS1200 and GPS500 sensors are recommended. The GPS option includes the antennaRead more