SIGNAL+DRAHT | Ausgabe 07-08/2021

Intelligent digital control of Eurobalises

August 2021 | Georg Klöters, Marcell Gransch, Benedikt Janßen

In times of climate change and growing global logistics of passenger and goods flows railroads are becoming increasingly important. In Germany and Europe in particular, it is essential to make optimum use of the existing rail networks, as their expansion is reaching the limits of space and of political and economic possibilities. An intelligent Command and Control System (CCS) is urgently needed for this optimal use of the networks. This makes it possible to increase the degree of automation of the railroad system and to optimize railroad operations, guaranteeing them at a higher level of safety and reliability compared to industrial automation technology....