Benefits of modern train detection systems

The modern railway industry uses mainly two proven train detection systems: track circuits and axle counters. Whereas yet a wide range of comparisons of various aspects of these technologies has been made, this article wants to focus on special details and discuss facets of both approaches. This will then lead to a closer look on specific opportunities which are enabled by modern solutions that include software interfaces, communication possibilities via open networks and the generation of additional information besides the occupancy status of a track section.

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  • Pagination: 10p. ; PDF
  • Monograph Title: AusRAIL PLUS 2015, doing it smarter. People, power, performance, 24-26 November 2015, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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  • Accession Number: 01601965
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: ARRB
  • Files: ATRI
  • Created Date: Jun 17 2016 9:46AM