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Avoiding collisions at low cost

A stand-alone collision avoidance system is currently being rolled out on the metre gauge Harz rail network to improve safety on single-track routes. Using direct radio communication between trains avoids…

Traindriver’s Podcast

Today the podcast series “Zugfunk” (previously “EiBs on Air”), privately produced by some enthusiastic young train drivers, published a detailed podcast about our technology (in German language only). In a…

App Contest Winner

Our innovative Track Worker Protection App could fully convince the judges of the App Contest of the IEEE Vehicular Networking Conference (VNC 2016) in Columbus, OH, USA, and was awarded…

IoW awarded at Digicon 2016

The inaugural Munich Digital World Convention (Digicon 2016) awarded sustainable innovative ideas for their contributions to the digital world of the future. After being selected as finalist by a top-class…

Smarte Technik in Traditionsloks (German only)

Intelligente Anwendungen machen das Leben angenehmer, bequemer und sicherer – auch den Zugverkehr. Das Zugsicherheitssystem von Intelligence on Wheels kann Kollisionen per Funsystem verhindern. Trotzdem setzen viele Zugbetreiber auf alte…

Railways – SOS for massive safety increase (German only)

Nach Bad Aibling: Obwohl technologisch möglich, wird die Restfehlerwahrscheinlichkeit bei der Bahn bislang nicht durch einfache Kontrollsystem-Kombinationen verringert. Digitaler Alarm, der sogar auf Dampfloks funktioniert: Das ergänzende Kollisionswarnsystem RCAS hätte…

Frontal21

German national TV station “ZDF” showed in their TV magazine “Frontal21” a story about the train collision avoidance system as cheap and fast approach to increase the level of safety…

InnoTrans 2016

Update: Intelligence on Wheels presented its innovative and awarded technology at InnoTrans 2016, Europeans leading international trade fair for transport technology, innovative components, vehicles and systems. Several running demonstrations of…

Die Sicherheit fährt mit (German only)

Ein neues Ortungs- und Funksystem kann helfen, den Zusammenstoß von Zügen zu vermeiden, und es kommt ohne aufwendige Technik entlang der Gleise aus. Von Roland Bischoff Vollständiger Artikel als PDF…

Monitoring Highspeed Train Maneuvers

The System was installed on board highspeed trains for train-to-train communication for the first time in Italy.