Railways of the future

RideOnTrack started a GNSS (Global Navigation Satellite System) trial project with Infrabel.

RideOnTrack started a GNSS (Global Navigation Satellite System) trial project with Infrabel.

During the last months RideOnTrack and Infrabel held several workshops to explore the capabilities of GNSS-technology in relation with operational communication applications. Professional GNSS-technology is capable to give positioning information as accurate as 1cm, even at speeds of 150km/h. If this proves true, this very precise positioning information can be the input for many newRead more about RideOnTrack started a GNSS (Global Navigation Satellite System) trial project with Infrabel.[…]

Nokia to order Push To Talk (PTT) software from RideOnTrack

Nokia to order Push To Talk (PTT) software from RideOnTrack

In one of the previous news flashes we already announced that RideOnTrack was developing a PTT application. This application will be used on radio terminals that combine PTT over cellular with PTT over DMR (Digital Mobile Radio). When there is good public mobile coverage, PTT over cellular will be used. When the public mobile coverageRead more about Nokia to order Push To Talk (PTT) software from RideOnTrack[…]

RideOnTrack’s participated in the UIC Global FRMCS conference in Paris, May 2019

RideOnTrack’s participated in the UIC Global FRMCS conference in Paris, May 2019

FRMCS (Future Railway Mobile Communication System) is the future worldwide telecommunication system designed by UIC, in close cooperation with the different stakeholders from the rail sector, as the successor of GSM-R but also as a key enabler for rail transport digitalisation. This conference was a unique opportunity for RideOnTrack to show case our know howRead more about RideOnTrack’s participated in the UIC Global FRMCS conference in Paris, May 2019[…]

Eesti Raudtee and RideOnTrack conduct successful Factory Acceptance Test.

Eesti Raudtee and RideOnTrack conduct successful Factory Acceptance Test.

During the week of June 17, Toomas Põõsaste of Eesti Raudtee (Estonian Railways) traveled to the RideOnTrack offices in Geel for conducting a Factory Acceptance Test (FAT). The Eesti Raudtee project includes the renewal of the obsolete Russian dispatcher system, including about 100 DiCa compact dispatcher terminals, which will be installed in the stations, nationwide.Read more about Eesti Raudtee and RideOnTrack conduct successful Factory Acceptance Test.[…]

RideOnTrack is now an official member of UNIFE, the European Rail Supply Industry Association

RideOnTrack is now an official member of UNIFE, the European Rail Supply Industry Association

RideOnTrack participated in the yearly General Assembly of UNIFE in Dublin during the week of June 10, 2019. During day 2 we presented RideOnTrack’s railway strategy to the General Assembly which then unanimously voted/agreed to declare RideOnTrack an official member. RideOnTrack also had a small booth which allowed us to present the company to theRead more about RideOnTrack is now an official member of UNIFE, the European Rail Supply Industry Association[…]

Eesti Raudtee and RideOnTrack contract signature ceremony held

Eesti Raudtee and RideOnTrack contract signature ceremony held

RideOnTrack won the dispatcher renewal project at Eesti Raudtee at the end of 2018. On February 6, Eesti Raudtee and RideOnTrack officially signed the contract. Erik Laivee, Chairman of the Management Board and Andrus Kimber, Vice Chairman of the board & Financial Director, signed on behalf of Estonian Rail. For RideOnTrack the contract was signed byRead more about Eesti Raudtee and RideOnTrack contract signature ceremony held[…]

Nokia to order more operational telecommunication equipment from RideOnTrack

Nokia to order more operational telecommunication equipment from RideOnTrack

We made a good start in 2019 with a first big order booked from Nokia. The order received includes several Value Added Applications which will improve the command & Control capabilities of the dispatchers. These VAA are part of the RideOnTrack  Crisis Management software suite and represent our vision on the dispatcher work postion of the future.Read more about Nokia to order more operational telecommunication equipment from RideOnTrack[…]

Successful integration testing between Huawei and RideOnTrack systems

Successful integration testing between Huawei and RideOnTrack systems

Last year RideOnTrack signed the telecommunication supply contract with Engie Ineo UTS, for the regional express train between Dakar and the AIBD airport in Senegal. During the week of January 21 Huawei and RideOnTrack performed successful integration testing in the Thales facilities in Madrid. The RideOnTrack dispatcher system was connected to the Huawei GSM-R switch and differentRead more about Successful integration testing between Huawei and RideOnTrack systems[…]

EESTI RAUDTEE (Estonian Railway) awards a dispatcher renewal contract to RideOnTrack

EESTI RAUDTEE (Estonian Railway) awards a dispatcher renewal contract to RideOnTrack

This is what we call a nice way to end our 2018 business year. After a European tendering procedure, Eesti Raudtee, the incumbent rail infrastructure operator in Estonia, awarded the dispatcher renewal contract to RideOnTrack. It is about a year ago that RideOnTrack won its first railway project in Estonia. This was a contract withRead more about EESTI RAUDTEE (Estonian Railway) awards a dispatcher renewal contract to RideOnTrack[…]

SUCCESSFUL FACTORY ACCEPTANCE TEST OF THE RIDEONTRACK EQUIPMENT FOR THE ENGIE INEO UTS PROJECT IN DAKAR SENEGAL

SUCCESSFUL FACTORY ACCEPTANCE TEST OF THE RIDEONTRACK EQUIPMENT FOR THE ENGIE INEO UTS PROJECT IN DAKAR SENEGAL

Only 45 day’s after RideOnTrack signed the telecommunication supply contract with Engie Ineo UTS, for the regional express train between Dakar and the AIBD airport in Senegal, The Factory Accaptance Test (FAT) took place in Geel, Belgium. The FAT started with 2 days of training (functional and technical) after which the equipment was test forRead more about SUCCESSFUL FACTORY ACCEPTANCE TEST OF THE RIDEONTRACK EQUIPMENT FOR THE ENGIE INEO UTS PROJECT IN DAKAR SENEGAL[…]