SIGNAL+DRAHT | Issue 12/2007

AlisterCargo: Industry standard control system for depot areas in Denmark

December 2007 | Carsten Trog, Detlef Bahr, Jørgen Døssing

With AlisterCargo, Funkwerk Information Technologies (Funkwerk IT) has developed a modern interlocking system for depots, marshalling yards and sidings that is entirely based on standard industry components. This configuration leads to a flexible and efficient solution with low life cycle costs for various applications. This article describes the installation at Danish State Railways (DSB), where it is used to automate depots for passenger trains.