siemens proactive

Siemens helping proactive condition monitoring

With rapid advances being made in digital technology, more operators are recognising that manual monitoring of track condition is unproductive and uneconomical. As digital technologies continue to advance at a rapid pace, industries are using more and more data-driven processes in their operations.
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weatherzone weather

Weatherzone keeps watch on the weather

As climate change continues to affect weather patterns, the need is growing for customised weather intelligence to keep transport businesses moving. Weatherzone Business, owned by DTN, specialises in customised weather monitoring and alerting solutions for rail and transport networks.
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plant equipment

Plant, Equipment and Electrical Componentry

It goes without saying that the rail industry relies heavily on plant and equipment to function efficiently and effectively.
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MTR

MTR: Getting it right from day one

  Originally set up to build an urban metro system to help meet Hong Kong’s public transport requirements, the MTR Corporation is today regarded as one of the world’s leading railway operators for safety, reliability, customer service and cost efficiency, operating rail networks in nine cities across Asia, Australia and Europe.  
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smart hive

Managing a site hive of construction activity

Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) Inland Rail contractor McConnell Dowell is using specialist noise, dust and vibration monitoring equipment at its Victorian construction projects to ensure the disruption to local communities is kept to a minimum. A smart device, known as Site Hive, provides real time data and allows the builders to monitor and manage the impact of construction on the local community. Read More
Siemens manufacturing

Siemens Mobility leads way in local manufacturing

  Meeting the challenges of the rail industry, along with providing local innovation and capability, have been critical to Siemens Mobility’s success in manufacturing rail infrastructure equipment in Melbourne for almost 140 years.
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