Oc’via Maintenance chose the BaliseLifeCheck to maintain Eurobalises and KVB balises on CNM project

In the framework of the CNM project in South of France (Contournement Nîmes-Montpellier), Oc’via Maintenance chose the BaliseLifeCheck to maintain Eurobalises and KVB balises that equip this 80kms’ new line. Oc’Via is a project company created by industrial stakeholders to answer the call for tender launched by SNCF Network. Oc’Via is in charge of the…

RINA performs independant assessment of BaliseLifeCheck

In the framework of The BaliseLifeCheck’s project on SNCF ETG measurement train, we’ve been asked by our client to test and validate our product. Our BLC is performing laboratory and measurements according to ERA/UNISIG subset 085 v3.0.0, which are a set of specifications for testing balises and BTM according to ERTMS/ETCS baseline 3. This test and validation…

Birmingham University paper: Condition Monitoring of Audio Frequency Track Circuits

The Birmingham Centre for Rail Research and Education published few years ago a paper about Condition Monitoring of Audio Frequency Track Circuits. “This paper presents the initial results from operational trials of track circuit condition monitoring equipment installed at two TI21 audio frequency track circuits in the UK”. Same conclusion as today: tracks circuits must…

ERTMS Solutions and Transurb innovate the ERTMS Training

Transurb S.A. started using ERTMSFormalSpecs for training purposes. Their new innovative training program includes a specific module about ERTMS requirement management and modeling. Transurb ERTMS Training Programme needed an efficient way to demonstrate ERTMS requirements and the suitable option was to include simulation examples built up with ERTMSFormalSpecs. Giuseppe Palumbo, Engineering and Technical Manager Transurb:…

Network Rail chose ERTMSCamCorder as an integrated onsite testing solution

Network Rail, in the context of their Thameslink Programme, awarded ERTMS Solutions as supplier for its integrated onsite testing solution: the ERTMSCamCorder. The Thameslink Programme is transforming North-South travel through London by delivering better stations, improved connections, greater capacity and more reliable journeys. A key element of the programme is to increase the capacity on the…