The TrackCircuitLifeCheck will be mounted in the UFM160, aiming at serving the French market.
The TrackCircuitLifeCheck provides:
- A full diagnose of AC Audio frequency track circuit system like the UM71 used in the French network on conventional lines excluding TVM Signal (HSL)
- The use of proven-in-use Intensity of short circuit sensors, and capacitors loops
- The analyze and transmission of the track circuit signal
- A software chain that collects and interprets the TrackCircuitLifeCheck results in format file similar IRIS320 numeric exports
In 2016, Eurailscout purchased one BaliseLifeCheck system featuring KER and Eurobalises diagnosis for their UFM160 (press release). Since this date, about 55,000 balises were saved and their settings saved on the SNCF network.
Jean-Michel Froment, Deputy Director at Eurailscout France : “in addition to the BaliseLifeCheck, we can now automate and enable predictive maintenance on the long run of installed AC Circuits trackside systems. ERTMS Solutions’ expertise and efficiency are the best guarantees of our satisfaction. We look forward to the implementation of this new product in our fleet!”