World rail market - May 2019
Germany: DB has begun a €30m project to install Icomera wi-fi technology across its inter-city fleet by 2021.
Hamburger Hochbahn is to use a Worldline SAM server for online and app payments as part of the conversion of its tickets from UIC barcode to VDV-KA standards.
Italy: Dassault Systèmes is to supply its 3dexperience virtually reality platform to Alstom, which will enable its customer Trenitalia to visualise and configure virtual versions of trains before they are built. The design and engineering data can then be converted into visual assets for marketing campaigns.
USA: Masabi has supplied a mobile ticket technology package for San Joaquin Regional Rail Commission’s Altamont Corridor Express.
Kansas City Southern is to expand the deployment of the CloudMoyo Crew Management system it uses in Mexico to its operations in the USA.