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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Railway: Digital within analogue

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Railway: Digital within analogue

Stefan Marschnig | 30.06.2017 | 1646 words | 11 minutes reading time

Digitalisation is the dominant topic in the railway industry too. All available data must be used intelligently for this purpose. This is emphasised by Stefan Marschnig, Associate Professor at TU Graz.

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Mixed technology for more information

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Mixed technology for more information

Mayank Tripathi | 27.06.2017 | 1618 words | 11 minutes reading time

Mixing wisely for real added value: When Distributed Acoustic Sensing (DAS) is linked to axle counters and inductive wheel sensors, valuable information can be generated for railway applications.

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New solutions for global railway markets

Technologies

New solutions for global railway markets

Fabian Schwarz | 17.09.2016 | 725 words | 5 minutes reading time

At this year’s InnoTrans in Berlin, Frauscher Sensor Technology launched a world premiere: its new product line Frauscher Tracking Solutions FTS, which has the potential to revolutionise the way of train operations. From the first minute of the exhibition it gained immense attention from all visitors who came to the Frauscher stand in large numbers.

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