Current terrestrial railroad tracking systems require huge distances as safety margins. This leads to lower freight and passenger throughput.
Gaderos project field trials underway: a project is underway to apply global satellite navigation to safety-critical systems such as ERTMS and ETCS.(Satellite Navigation)
Jun 01, 2004; GLOBAL navigation satellite systems (GNSS) technology has already been introduced in rail transport through such things as GPS,...
ERRI hosts conference on rail satellite applications: the European Rail Research Institute (ERRI) is staging in Paris next month the first conference on satellite navigation technologies exclusively dedicated to railway applications.(European Signaling)
Dec 01, 2003; RAILWAY operators and infrastructure managers are being challenged to improve performance, reduce costs, enhance services for...