Axle counting: The future

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Axle counting: The future

Elaine Baker | 07.02.2018 | 1475 words | 10 minutes reading time

Wheel detection and axle counting are currently the state-of-the-art technology when it comes to the reliable detection of trains. Elaine Baker, Managing Director Frauscher UK, summarises a few examples which show that this is unlikely to change for a long time – even in the light of new possibilities which the digitisation of the railway industry brings with it.

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Tracking trains in Houston

Markets

Tracking trains in Houston

Andrew McCarthy | 24.06.2017 | 924 words | 7 minutes reading time

The 51st Super Bowl, which welcomes 700 000 visitors, was the incentive to upgrade the Houston METRO. A new axle counter has further improved the efficiency, reliability and safety of the network.

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