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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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

Technologies

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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How systems communicate

Technologies

How systems communicate

Stefan Lugschitz | 29.06.2017 | 1467 words | 10 minutes reading time

No function without communication: interfaces make sure that components of the railway infrastructure are networked effectively.

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