THE FIRST FULLY-ELECTRONIC SIGNAL BOX FOR SHORT-DISTANCE TRAFFIC

ERSTES VOLLELEKTRONISCHES STELLWERK FUER NAHVERKEHRSBAHNEN

Signal box technology has developed through mechanical, electromechanical and relay phases to reach its high-point in the latter which is able to meet all specifications. However the fully-electronic signal box may prove to be more economical in the long term if the same safety levels can be guaranteed. Siemens and the Berlin Transport Company have jointly developed a new generation signal box together with the requisite software. The hardware and software are now being tested in operational service.

  • Authors:
    • WUTTKE, G
    • Zillner, A
  • Publication Date: 1983

Language

  • German

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 34-42
  • Serial:
    • DER NAHVERKEHR
    • Volume: 1
    • Issue Number: 4
    • Publisher: ALBA PUBLIKATION, ALFRED VELOEKEN

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00382286
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Union of Railways
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 30 1984 12:00AM