SIGNAL+DRAHT | Ausgabe 12/2019

Locally operated electric points – tried-and-tested and future-proof

Dezember 2019 | Stefan Wolfert

In 2019, DB Netz AG published updated technical-functional specifications for locally operated points with electric point machines used in areas with locally operated points. These specifications summarise the development of locally operated electric points (LOEP) since the beginning of the 1990s and are intended to help in the further development of LOEP on the basis of new operating requirements. This article presents the state of the art and the innovative components for the future development of LOEP used in areas with locally operated points belonging to DB Netz AG...