Location-Based Voice Message Technology to Improve Rail Safety at Infrabel
RideOnTrack is pleased to announce a new project in partnership with Infrabel – the “LBVM” (Location Based Voice Message) project, aimed at enhancing railway safety.
LBVM leverages advanced technology to deliver digital messages over the GSM-R network, offering train drivers vital information about track conditions within alarm zones. The LBVM system features a user-friendly web application for traffic control center operators. It enables them to select predefined messages and input real-time information, which the system converts into spoken notifications using text-to-speech technology. These notifications are transmitted via the GSM-R network to train drivers in alarm zones.
The LBVM project recently completed a successful proof-of-concept demonstration, which is documented in a YouTube video vlog shared by Infrabel CEO Benoit Gilson. We extend our gratitude to the Infrabel team, particularly the ICT department and Lander Vanderspikken, for their support throughout the project.
This project represents a significant step in enhancing railway safety, and we’re proud to be part of this important effort. Stay tuned for further updates as we continue to improve railway operations for a safer future!
🚄 #RailSafety #LBVM #Infrabel #RideOnTrack
Watch the vlog here:
Mission-Critical Broadband, FRMCS, MCX Training
RideOnTrack is hosting training sessions on Mission Critical Broadband, FRMCS, and MCX, partnering with ProRail and Infrabel to stay at the forefront of railway technology.Read more
FRMCS Plugtests: Advancing Railway Communication
RideOnTrack participates in FRMCS Plugtests, advancing railway communication through interoperability testing and contributing to the evolution of the FRMCS landscapeRead more