Train detection: A snapshot

Technologies

Train detection: A snapshot

Franz Pointner | 07.03.2018 | 2348 words | 16 minutes reading time

Modern train detection systems use different approaches. Franz Pointner, Frauscher RAMS Director, analyses various options in terms of their ability to meet current requirements.

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Running on glass-fibre

Technologies

Running on glass-fibre

Kevin Tribble | 27.02.2018 | 1088 words | 8 minutes reading time

Current developments show that glass-fibre technologies will significantly impact the future of the railway industry. Kevin Tribble, FTS Product Management at Frauscher, casts an eye to the future of corresponding train detection solutions.

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Five countries in four weeks

Markets

Five countries in four weeks

Stefan Daller | 05.12.2017 | 809 words | 6 minutes reading time

With our new product line Frauscher Tracking Solutions FTS, we’re breaking new grounds in railway signalling. Because the fibre optic technology used in FTS is little-known in railways so far, we were on the go all around the world to introduce the industry to Distributed Acoustic Sensing and its many advantages. The last four weeks alone we travelled to five different countries – this is a brief review.

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DAS in the railroad industry: Executing a mission

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DAS in the railroad industry: Executing a mission

Laura Falcon | 16.11.2017 | 604 words | 5 minutes reading time

Distributed Acoustic Sensing has the potential to bring railroad operations to the next level. Recently our colleagues Vivek Caroli and Martin Rosenberger provided insights into existing and potential uses for this exciting technology in the railroad industry, in a well-received webinar hosted by the Fiber Optic Sensing Association.

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