SIGNAL+DRAHT | Ausgabe 06/2020

The innovative combination of Distributed Acoustic Sensing and Closed Circuit Television

Juni 2020 | Juan Carlos de las Heras, Moritz Kleine

In the last decade, terrorism countermeasures have emerged as a structuring element in railway security management systems. According to some European transport operators, more than 70% of commercial service stops are due to security events, which lead to delays and other disturbances in the entire transport network. This is a daunting challenge at a time when traffic is increasing as most cities expand and densify and public transport performance is being made a priority in order to reduce the environmental impact of transport as a whole....