SIGNAL+DRAHT | Issue 07-08/2019

The new Deutsche Bahn AG Living Lab and its participation in Shift2Rail

August 2019 | Bernd Eberts, Raik Hoffmann, Ralph Müller

As one of the largest partners in the European Shift2Rail project, DB is intensely involved in the development of innovations in the railway sector. The initial Shift2Rail trials and tests can be done in the new Living Lab of DB Netz AG operated by DB Erzgebirgsbahn, it consists of a test track, several vehicles and special operational processes for carrying out laboratory operations. The tests are based on clearly defined processes and interfaces utilising the European standardised test architecture developed in Shift2Rail...