All InnoTrans articles – Page 9

  • Patentes Talgo has unveiled a proposal for suburban and regional trainsets.
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    Suburban Talgo train design proposal

    2014-09-26T07:40:00Z

    INNOTRANS: Patentes Talgo has unveiled a proposal for suburban and regional trainsets based on the Talgo concept of short, lightweight cars with independent wheels . The proposed train has a Bo’2’2’2’Bo wheel arrangement and would be suitable for 1 435, 1 520 or 1 668 mm ...

  • The system has been fitted to a mock-up of a GT46C-Ace Generation II cab at InnoTrans.
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    Seeing Machines to be tested on EMD locomotives

    2014-09-26T06:23:00Z

    INNOTRANS: Seeing Machines announced an agreement for its driver fatigue and distraction monitoring technology to be tested on Electro-Motive Diesel locomotives on September 24. This is designed to intervene in the event of a driver experiencing ‘microsleep’ or being distracted. The technology is used on large mining vehicles supplied ...

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    InnoTrans 2014: Thursday

    2014-09-25T17:37:00Z

    InnoTrans 2014, day three.

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    Pushing the buttons at InnoTrans

    2014-09-25T08:20:00Z

    INNOTRANS: Captron is displaying a range of train door activation buttons which are designed to function despite the worst that the railway environment can throw at them, including vandalism and bad weather. The door buttons use capacitive sensors rather than mechanical switches, which Head of Business Development Mathias Krostewitz ...

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    Artesyn launches ControlSafe safety-critical computing platform

    2014-09-25T08:13:00Z

    INNOTRANS: First-time exhibitor Artesyn Embedded Technologies is using InnoTrans to announce its ControlSafe fail-safe computer platform for signalling, control and other critical applications. ControlSafe draws on more than 30 years of experience in supplying safety-critical technology for the rail, aviation, off-shore and other industries. ControlSafe comprises two industrial computers ...

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    InnoTrans 2014: Wednesday

    2014-09-24T16:25:00Z

    InnoTrans 2014, day two.

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    RENFE to order 30 high speed trainsets

    2014-09-24T15:30:00Z

    SPAIN: Development Minister Ana Pastor announced at the opening of InnoTrans on September 23 that national operator RENFE would order 30 more high speed trains over the next four years. Orders for a further 10 gauge-convertible trainsets would also be placed, she said. Pastor assured the Spanish railway supply industry ...

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    DB announces Pesa Link firm order

    2014-09-24T15:25:00Z

    GERMANY: Unveiling the prototype Pesa Link diesel multiple-unit ordered under a framework agreement for 470 trainsets signed at the previous InnoTrans, on September 24 DB Board Member for Rail Technology Dr-Ing Heike Hanagarth announced an order for a further 26 trains. The deal was inked at a colourful ceremony by ...

  • Alstom Transport President Henri Poupart-Lafarge signed letters of intent with four German regional authorities to develop 'zero emission trains'.
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    Fuel cells to power regional trainsets

    2014-09-24T09:39:00Z

    GERMANY: Alstom Transport hopes to have 40 fuel cell-powered regional trains in commercial service on regional lines in Germany by 2020 under an accord signed at the InnoTrans trade show in Berlin on September 24. Under the letters of intent signed between Alstom, the Länder of Niedersachsen, Nordrhein-Westfalen and Baden-Württemberg ...

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    Permanent magnet motors

    2014-09-24T08:00:00Z

    CHINA: CSR has developed permanent magnet traction motors for two applications. The TQ-600 synchronous motor has been used on a build of trains for the Shanghai – Kunming high speed line. Rated at 600 kW at a speed of 4 200 rev/min, the motor has a high power density of ...

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    Shinkansen simulator on show

    2014-09-24T06:00:00Z

    JAPAN: Opportunities to drive trains on the Shinkansen are rare, but visitors to InnoTrans are able to do just that on a driver training simulator on the JR East stand. Supplied by Ongakukan Co Ltd, the simulator offers a 4K technology screen with an accurate representation of driving an E5 ...

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    InnoTrans 2014: Tuesday

    2014-09-23T16:28:00Z

    InnoTrans 2014 opens.

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    InnoTrans 2014: Monday

    2014-09-22T14:00:00Z

    Monday is the day for exhibitors to set up their stands, before the show opens to visitors on Tuesday morning.

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    InnoTrans: The global gathering

    2014-09-19T06:00:00Z

    The world's railway industry meets at the InnoTrans rail technology exhibition in Berlin on September 23-26.

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    Exhibitors get ready for InnoTrans

    2014-09-18T14:05:00Z

    Photos of exhibits being prepared for InnoTrans 2014.

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    InnoTrans information at your fingertips

    2014-09-17T06:00:00Z

    INNOTRANS: As the only official international media partner for InnoTrans 2014, Railway Gazette is providing extensive coverage of the event. The September issue of Railway Gazette International contains the show preview as well as our show guide with floor plans for each hall and a full listing of the ...

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    InnoTrans rolling stock deliveries

    2014-09-16T13:15:00Z

    Exhibitors have begun delivering rolling stock to Berlin.

  • September 2014 issue of Railway Gazette International.
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    Feature articles in the September 2014 issue of Railway Gazette International

    2014-09-10T06:00:00Z

    Feature articles in the September 2014 issue of Railway Gazette International , the leading business journal for railway operators and suppliers, read in 140 countries. Subscribe to Railway Gazette International today. Comment A question of pricing power News Main Line Urban ...

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    Safety-critical SCADA on show at InnoTrans

    2014-09-05T05:00:00Z

    COPA-DATA: Visitors to the COPA-DATA stand will be able to see a demonstration of Zenon SCADA software for controlling power supplies and substations, railway traffic systems and equipment installed in tunnels. ‘With Zenon and Straton, operators of infrastructure can set up an integrated control solution for smart traffic systems, create ...

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    Roller bearings for 40 tonne axleloads

    2014-09-01T05:00:00Z

    SKF: A compact tapered roller bearing unit for 45 tonne axleload wagons will be launched by SKF at InnoTrans 2014. The CTBU was developed as a result of requests from operators seeking to move heavier loads without lengthening trains. ‘The SKF CTBU is the only heavy haul bearing ...