SIGNAL+DRAHT | Issue 12/2018

Outdoor Installations 4.0

December 2018 | Martin Lampel, Wolfgang Wernhart

The railway system and its associated safety technology have always been subjected to constant changes. Initially, the pace of innovation was enormous, as inventors found themselves in constant competition to make trains run faster, further and above all more efficiently. This formerly high rate of innovation slowed as the railway infrastructure became increasingly extensive. National idiosyncrasies (signalling, languages, ...) also contributed to complicating the process of introducing innovations....