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Event Guide | TCMS 2020

The Train Control Management Systems Summit is back! And the program is bigger than ever.

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In the Spotlight with Deutsche Bahn’s Head of ETCS: Insights into the €30B ETCS/ERTMS Migration Strategy

Located in the heart of Europe Germany forms a central node in the European railway network with borders to many countries. There are 6 ETCS corridors crossing Germany, thus Germany forms the hub in rail traffic for people and goods and plays an important ...

Business Case | TCMS 2020

To help you fast track your attendance to TCMS 2020 we've created a business case to share with managers, financers and decision makers. Grab a copy now to explore what's new at TCMS 2020 as well as for a snapshot of our expert speaker panel.  

Optimising the Heavy Rail Network: Explore Transport for NSW’ Operational Blueprint for Network Optimisation

Sydney’s heavy rail network has served the city and surrounding regions for more than a hundred years. Over that time, systems have become outdated and management and maintenance of the network has grown incredibly complex. The ne ...

A Tale of Two Cities: Communications-Based Train Control in Sydney and Melbourne

Ahead of the Train Control Management Systems Summit 2020, we share exclusive insights from TCMS2019 key speaker, Doc Frank. A Tale of Two Cities: Melbourne and Sydney stand out as Australia’s biggest cities, but also by the size of their transport investments. In line with bes ...

Implementing New Technologies in an Infrastructure Environment

From the invention of the wheel to the steam engine, the telegram to the wireless radio transmitter, technology has long been a feature of infrastructure projects. However, the exponential growth and adoption of new technologies, combined with a significant uplift in infrastructure investment ...

Optimising the Passenger Experience: Explore how Two Metropolitan Rail Operators are Transforming Train Control to Increase Speed, Network Efficiency & Operational Excellence

With the increased investment from the Australian Government on transport infrastructure, signalling and train control systems are being pushed to the forefront in an effort to more effectively meet growing need and passenger demand. Custom ...

Victorian Rail Project Update: Optimising Train Control & Management Systems to Enhance Network Capability

With the growth in investment and new rail technologies rapidly evolving, operators must now focus their efforts on harnessing the latest innovations in order to relieve congestion, improve passenger services, and transform rail services to become more frequent and flexible to align with modern c ...

Presentation Packet | TCMS 2020

Ahead of TCMS 2020 take a look at some of the highest rated presentations from the 2019 event.Explore exclusive insights from:Sydney TrainsJohn Holland Kiwi Rail

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The Train Control Management Systems Summit is back! And the program is bigger than ever.With the launch of the $12 billion Sydney Metro Northwest line in May 2019 and unprecedented investment in public transport to the tune of $32.2 billion, it is clear that train control systems are at the...

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Innovating Rail Network Operations to Drive a Superior Customer Experience

Ahead of the TCMS Summit 2019 we chat to Peter Munro, General Manager for Network Operations at Metro Trains Melbourne (Metro Trains). In this article Peter share Metro Trains’ new network strategy that is opening lines of communication between drivers, control centres and passengers, and optimising customer experience. Peter further...

Revolutionising Sydney’s Train Network: The New Rail Operations Centre

Ahead of the Train Control Management Systems 2019 summit we chat to Tony Eid, Executive Director, Future Network Operations at Sydney Trains, regarding their new facility and delve into the benefits of an integrated rail operations centre in regards to network efficiency and enhanced customer experience.

5 Organisations that are Innovating their Network Optimisation Strategies

With over 700 million passenger journeys made on urban rail across Australia over 2016-17, and with Australia’s major cities experiencing major growth, rail network capabilities need to be up to speed. Keeping up with the latest technological developments and innovations is paramount to ensuring effective network optimisation and delivering services...

Reducing Signals Passed At Danger by 50%: How V/Line Successfully Engaged Employees to Champion Safety during Network Changes

Placing a stringent focus on engagement, training, safety, profiling and assessments to ensure all train drivers can respond effectively and safely during network growth and changes, V/Line has successfully reduced their Signals Passed at Danger (SPAD) from 23 down to 10. We caught up with Rob Hill, General Manager -...