Topic: Signalling

What to Focus on to Meet CBTC Interoperability Challenges? All-Encompassing Breakdown

Meeting CBTC interoperability challenges: a breakdown

Up to 10 railway systems worldwide annually move to Communications-based train control (CBTC), completely or partially. For instance, last year it witnessed the first commissioning in Australia’s history of the next-generation CBTC-based signalling system on...Read more
|Comment|author: Emma Dailey

Network Rail signals huge train control revamp

Britain’s railway signalling and control system is set to undergo the biggest shake-up in the history of the network. The infrastructure agency, Network Rail, has announced a decade-long plan to overhaul and modernise the train...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton
Exterior from the street of Birmingham New Street Power Signal Box

Birmingham’s brutalist box bows out

The power signal box on the edge of Birmingham New Street station has finally come to the end of its working life. Last Christmas, 57 years after being commissioned as part of the radical overhaul...Read more
|Comment|author: Simon Walton