CONTROL CENTER EVOLUTION

Changes in technology have brought new opportunities to maximize efficiencies and improve operations and maintenance for rail operations. This paper describes the trends towards integration of control center functions in the workstations provided for the operators. Some of the functions integrated together include train control, variable message sign control, closed circuit TV and drainage control. Some of the technologies discussed include: lcd control for display walls and flat panel workstations; voice over IP for radio; emergency telephone and PA systems.

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Pagination: 10p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00960862
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 1931594082
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 3 2003 12:00AM