Latest InnoTrans news – Page 12

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    Alstom focuses on sustainability and digitalisation at InnoTrans 2018


    ALSTOM: Innovations to help drive the global transition to more sustainable transport and support digitalisation will be highlighted by Alstom at InnoTrans 2018. SBB Prima H4 On show on the outdoor tracks will be one of the Prima H4 four-axle electro-diesel locomotives which Swiss Federal Railways has ordered ...

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    EU Agency for Railways to host debates at InnoTrans 2018


    ERA: The European Union Agency for Railways will be using InnoTrans 2018 to demonstrate the ‘one-stop-shop’ IT tool through which all applications for safety certificates, vehicle authorisations and ERTMS approvals will be submitted form June 2019. Visitors will be able to test the tool and discuss how it will work. ...

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    Eurofins York offers EMC expertise at InnoTrans 2018


    EUROFINS YORK: Specialist electromagnetic compatibility services company Eurofins York will be exhibiting at InnoTrans 2018 as part of the UK Rail Industry Association’s pavilion The company offers a range of EMC services for the rail industry, including compliance and regulatory issues, EMC project management, on-site and laboratory testing. Eurofins ...

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    Connect with Schaltbau at InnoTrans 2018


    SCHALTBAU: ‘The Smart Evolution of Mobility’ is this year’s theme for the Schaltbau stand, where companies from the group will show their latest electrical engineering products ranging from modular contactors and plug connectors to complete driver’s desks. A highlight will be the IntelliDesk 2.0 communication and wiring concept designed for ...

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    See the latest films at InnoTrans 2018


    MADICO: Specialty protective film materials for public transport vehicle surfaces including side, cab and interior windows will be on show on the Madico stand at InnoTrans 2018 The Graffiti Free family of films is designed to be easily installed and replaced, acting as a sacrificial barrier as a cost-effective alternative ...

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    PK TS presents Lionet tram


    RUSSIA: PK Transportnye Systemy presented its newest tram model at its St Petersburg factory on July 20. The single-section 100% low-floor Lionet left the workshop driven by a traction battery along a short section of catenary-free track. Designated 71-911M, the Lionet is a development of the City Star model. ...

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    First Pop EMU ready for testing


    ITALY: The first Alstom Coradia Stream electric multiple-unit for Trenitalia is to undergo testing at the Velim circuit in the Czech Republic this month, following its unveiling at the manufacturer’s Savigliano factory. The 160 km/h single-deck 3 kV DC regional EMUs are branded Pop by Trenitalia, which names its regional ...

  • PK TS is supplying Vityaz-M trams to Moscow.

    Russian Lions will roar at InnoTrans 2018


    PK TS: Russian tram manufacturer PK Transportnye Systemy will display its two newest tram models at InnoTrans 2018. The three-section 71-934 Lion is 37·4 m long. PK TS will display a bidirectional version at InnoTrans, and will also develop a unidirectional version. PK TS will also display the single-section ...

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    Corys to demonstrate virtual reality and simulation on demand


    CORYS: Grenoble-based simulator supplier Corys will be demonstrating its latest driver training developments at InnoTrans 2018. These include virtual reality and ‘simulation on demand’ technology. Around the same time, Corys is expected to supply two seven-screen driver training simulators to Stuttgart tram operator SSB. The company recently won an ...

  • Condat will be using InnoTrans 2018 to highlight its expertise in the supply of biodegradable lubricants.

    Lubrication expertise at InnoTrans 2018


    CONDAT: French company Condat will be using InnoTrans 2018 to highlight its expertise in the supply of lubricants which are biodegradable to reduce their environmental impact. Bio Natur WFG 495 is a biodegradable and sprayable grease for applications including wheel flange lubrication, while Condat Bio Sp Evo is a sprayable ...

  • Rolling stock from Siemens will feature prominently among the outdoor exhibitors at InnoTrans 2018.

    Siemens rolling stock on show at InnoTrans 2018


    SIEMENS: Rolling stock from Siemens will feature prominently among the outdoor exhibitors at InnoTrans 2018. Avenio M tram Siemens is supplying 12 Avenio M trams to Ulm municipal operator SWU Verkehr, with the articulated design optimised for the steep gradients on the city’s network. A Siemens Tram Assistant tool ...

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    Travel catering and comfort services at InnoTrans 2018


    INNOTRANS: Part of the dedicated vehicle interiors section of InnoTrans 2018 will be devoted to Travel Catering and Comfort Services. More than half of the specialist exhibitors in Hall 1.1 will be from outside Germany, with five companies exhibiting for the first time. ‘We want to use InnoTrans to present ...

  • Newag has unveiled the first of its next-generation of Impuls EMUs.

    Newag Impuls II EMU unveiled


    POLAND: Newag unveiled the first of its next-generation of Impuls electric multiple-units at its factory in Nowy Sącz on June 18. The launch customer for the Impuls II is Łódź suburban operator ŁKA, which has ordered 14 three-car units under a 236·8m złoty contract signed in February 2017 which includes ...

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    The event of the year for Selectron


    SELECTRON: InnoTrans 2018 will be the most important customer event of the year for Swiss company Selectron, which will be represented on two stands at the event. Parent company Knorr-Bremse’s range of services will be on show at the group’s main stand in Hall 1.2, while Selectron will be using ...

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    Inotec to show crimped EMC cable glands at InnoTrans 2018


    INOTEC: An ultra-compact crimp-on cable gland with 360° cable shield contact will be presented by Inotec Electronics at InnoTrans 2018. The company says the one-piece design allows the smallest possible hole diameter for the cable diameter. The short mounting thread may be screwed directly into the front panel, and thin-walled ...

  • Perpetuum says its third appearance at InnoTrans will be its biggest yet.

    Digitisation drives Perpetuum’s biggest ever InnoTrans presence


    PERPETUUM: Remote Conditioning Monitoring specialty Perpetuum says its third appearance at InnoTrans will be its biggest yet, reflecting the company’s rapid growth and contract wins in Australia, Sweden the UK and USA as more train operators adopt remote condition monitoring. ‘We will be demonstrating how our wireless ...

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    Stadler rolling stock on show at InnoTrans 2018


    STADLER: Seven recently-developed Stadler locomotives and multiple-units will be displayed at InnoTrans 2018, where the Swiss group will be one of the main exhibitors in the outdoor areas of the Messe Berlin exhibition grounds. HVLE Eurodual locomotive German freight operator HVLE is the launch customer for Stadler Valencia’s Eurodual ...

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    Discuss the latest trends at InnoTrans 2018 supporting events


    INNOTRANS: The programme of supporting event alongside the InnoTrans 2018 exhibition will provide a wide range of opportunities to find out about the latest trends in products, services and user experiences. On September 19 the International Design Forum organised by the International Design Centre Berlin will hold an event called ...

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    Coupler condition monitoring agreement


    VOITH: Voith Turbo and Siemens have agreed to develop condition monitoring technology for Voith’s Scharfenberg couplers, with the aim of reducing inspection and maintenance costs while increasing availability. Voith will lead development, with Siemens integrating the application into its Railigent suite and MindSphere internet of things operating system. The companies ...

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    Strukton to show track defect recognition technology at InnoTrans 2018


    STRUKTON: Strukton Rail is to use InnoTrans 2018 to unveil automatic video recognition technology which can identify potential tracks defects before they occur. This is being developed by combining Strukton’s video monitoring and specialist track expertise with Siemens' Railigent data analytics technology. ‘The Railigent application suite enables Strukton Rail ...