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Communications Based Train Control (CBTC) - Articles and news items

Whitepaper: Wireless train-to-ground communication

Whitepapers, Z Homepage promo / 6 June 2016 /

This white paper explores the impact wireless is having on train-to-ground systems, including Communications Based Train Control (CBTC), Passenger Information System (PIS) and Surveillance Video (CCTV)…

Ontario to receive $80 million rail signalling solution

Rail industry news / 13 April 2016 /

The Canadian province of Ontario has partnered with Thales Canada to develop the next generation of rail signalling solutions for the region’s railways.

First line of Copenhagen S-Bane in service following new signalling

Rail industry news / 23 March 2016 /

Service has now begun on the first section of the Copenhagen S-Bane to receive Communications-Based Train Control System signalling.

Siemens awarded contract to supply CBTC for Paris commuter line

Rail industry news / 11 February 2016 /

French National Railways (SNCF) has awarded a contract to supply communication based train control (CBTC) system to Siemens for the RER E line extension. SNCF has signed a contract with Siemens France to deploy a new CBTC system for the extension of the RER’s E-line westwards. Dubbed NExTEO, the new automated system will supervise and […]

Signalling & Telecoms supplement 2013

Issue 6 2013, Supplements / 5 December 2013 /

Total renewal in Denmark is on time and on budget
The European rail industry’s commitment to ERTMS implementation
The signalling sector opens the door to the Spanish industry
Telecommunications: ringing in the new

Invensys Rail Dimetronic signs the contract for the Signalling and Telecommunications installation project

Rail industry news / 3 August 2012 /

Contract signed for the Signalling and Telecommunication system installation…

Copenhagen’s S-Bane network to get signaling from Siemens worth 252 million euros

Rail industry news / 5 August 2011 /

Modern infrastructure makes commuter rail more attractive and lowers the CO2 impact…

Alstom & its Chinese JVs to supply advanced traction & signalling systems

Rail industry news / 24 February 2011 /

Alstom & its two Chinese JVs have been awarded two contracts by Beijing MTR Construction Administration Corp., totaling €140 million…