SIGNAL+DRAHT | Issue 12/2019

What, Where, When, Why? – Automated Capture of Railway Infrastructure Data

December 2019 | Felix Harmsen, Peter Hintze, Johannes Elstner

For many users in the railway sector, it is imperative to have up-to-date infrastructure data available. To seamlessly provide them with relevant information, suitable technologies for the recording and processing of infrastructure data must be combined into an efficient overall process that is tailored to the railway industry. In this article, we will present practical solutions on how current information can be optimally made available through the use of modular acquisition systems, object extraction by means of artificial intelligence and GIS-based data analysis...