AS WELL as organising its own joint stand, the Spanish Association of Manufacturers & Exporters of Equipment & Services for the Railway Industry will be co-ordinating other Spanish exhibitors at the event.

MAFEX has over 20 member companies, covering infrastructure, rolling stock, signalling, electrification, maintenance and consultancy businesses.

Engineering firm Affix Electronics develops hardware and software for access control, identification and security applications, and Servicard and Calmell specialise in the production of magnetic stripe and smart card tickets. Indra will be showcasing its ticketing and access control technology, as well as driving simulators and equipment for tunnels.

CAF will be highlighting its range of heavy and light rail vehicles, trams and metro cars, while the Ineco-Tifsa partnership will be promoting specialised railway and urban transport consultancy and engineering services.

GN manufactures rubber articulation and suspension components. IE Diaz produces windows for trains and buses, and customers have included Renfe, SNCF, SNCB, Alstom, Bombardier and Vossloh.