Topic: CENELEC

Railway software can be just like building blocks

Imagine a specific software application as being the final composition of various building blocks taken from a so-called software platform. Each of these building blocks can be taken away and replaced with another, resulting in...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen
SBB train simulator, source: SBB

Software upgrades: a barrier for rail?

The railway industry is dealing with software applications more and more nowadays. This requires some innovative thinking; not only the software is new for many people in the industry, the software also needs to be...Read more
|Comment|author: Majorie van Leijen

Technological change in the control box

Why the Antwerp metro is more punctual with the Pilz automation system PSS 4000 As railway control systems get older, failures and breakdowns start to accumulate. The industry-proven SIL 4-capable automation system PSS 4000 is replacing...Read more
|Comment|author: Rob Vos