Thales will Equip Austrian Railway Lines with ETCS Level 2

Thales will Equip Austrian Railway Lines with ETCS Level 2
January 12, 2010 7:30 am

Thales will equip two railway lines in Austria with its European Train Control System (ETCS) Level 2 solution.

The rail lines include the Vienna-St Pölten (Tullnerfeld) section of the Western railway mainline across 60km and along the 148km-long Brenner Axis, and are expected to enter operation in December 2012.

The ETCS system will allow communication with the train to be carried out through the digital mobile radio GSM-R.
The project is expected to improve speed, safety and efficiency of the rail system, as well as lowering costs. is a railway information and news platform. Website presents from all around the world railway sector news, developments, projects and tender for the sector specialists. Railwaynews supports to industry events and announced them for potential participants. Railwaynews plans to collecting data from all around the world, about railway infrastructure, rolling stock, railway transportation datum, geographical datum to present for railway professionals for short term. Railwaynews will build new platforms aims to high value railway business environment for all railway specialists, railway fans and especially railway suppliers and their decision makers. Railwaynews presents whole information from rail professionals to rail professionals.

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