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|15 September 2016

Satellite and Telecoms for Train Control System


Ansaldo STS is using the latest satellite and telecom technologies to develop cost-efficient train control systems with greater flexibility, global adaptability and optimised lifecycle costs.

The company’s satellite localisation system offers the following features:

  • ERTMS / ETCS compatibility
  • GPS, Glonass, Galileo
  • Augmentation network
  • SIL-4 compliant

Multi-Bearer Telecommunications features include:

  • Cellular, 2G / 3G / 4G
  • Satellite
  • Intelligent routing

Ansaldo STS is currently deploying and testing satellite train control technology in Australia and in Europe, with a considerable reduction of wayside and telecom equipment along the railway lines.

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