SIGNAL+DRAHT | Issue 10/2019

The ZSB 2000 on the way to ETCS

October 2019 | Klaus Finken, Thomas Hamblock, Georg Klöters

ETCS (the European Train Control System) is becoming increasingly important as a European standard for train control and protection. The harmonisation of the signalling infrastructure is a declared objective of both the EU and many infrastructure managers. As such, there can be no question that ETCS is a highly significant aspect for the future of signalling. Scheidt & Bachmann is therefore working intensively on this area and is currently expanding the functional scope of its ZSB 2000 digital interlocking with ETCS Level 1 Full Supervision (L1 FS)....