The trainee use 3D-glasses looking at two similar screens. Foto: Markku Björkman
3D simulator to train future drivers
Published: Fri, 2014-10-10 09:51
The trainee sees the track in real situations.
Through its Knowledge Centre, the Alstom Transport is offering its customers a panel of completely innovative training sessions. These were demonstrated in an impressive way on this year´s Innotrans. Among these is a driving simulator. A virtual tram cab, the simulator comprises all the components of a real vehicle.
Rail transborder made by Ukrainian Techvagonmash. Photo: Techvagonmash
Ukrainian railway industry still in business
Published: Thu, 2014-10-09 10:04
Leading Ukrainian Research and Production Enterprise “Techvagonmash” took recently part in this year’s Innotrans together in the same booth with the Dnipropetrovsk National Rail Transport University of Ukraine.
New low-floor tram from CSR. Photo: CSR
CSRs fully powered tramcar stores own energy
Published: Wed, 2014-10-08 12:10
Displayed at latest Innotrans
Chinese company has developed a low-floor tramcar with energy storage of a new type. This interesting rail transit product was displayed at latest Innotrans by Chinese company CSR.
Foto: Mitsubishi Heavy Industries
Mitsubishi completes construction of MIHARA Test Centre
Published: Tue, 2014-10-07 09:56
Japan's first comprehensive railway transportation system test facility
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) on 02 October 2014 launched its operation of newly completed MIHARA Test Centre in Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. The centre is first comprehensive railway transportation system verification facility in the country.
he Citylink is displaying at InnoTrans for the very first time. Photo: Markku Björkman
New low-floor Citylink NET 2012 exposed in Berlin
Published: Fri, 2014-09-26 13:10
German city of Karlsruhe is opting for effective and stylish urban transport solutions. In the summer of 2014, Vossloh delivered the first of 25 low- floor LRVs, model Citylink NET 2012, to the municipality of Karlsruhe, Germany.
Plastic Railway Ties are reality today. Frank Giesel from company PAV presented first European Railway Plastic Tie at Innotrans. Photo: Markku Björkman
First European Plastic Railway Tie presented
Published: Thu, 2014-09-25 16:39
Frank Giesel from company PAV presented Railway Plastic Tie, with patented trade mark RPT ® on this year’s Innotrans. The meeting was attended by a group of interested French railroader.
Bombardiers OMNIO (Regio 2N) double deck train with the possibility for alternating between single and double deck cars. Photo: Bombardier
Alternating cars at Innotrans
Published: Mon, 2014-09-22 09:03
The gates of rail show Innotrans opens on 23 September the big interest of many attenders will focus on Bombardiers OMNIO (Regio 2N) double deck train which is according to manufacturer the world’s first double deck regional EMU offering the possibility for alternating between single and double deck cars.