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US20140353434 LOCOMOTIVE/TENDER CAR COMMUNICATION SYSTEM  
The disclosure is directed to a communication system for a consist having a locomotive and a tender car. The communication system may have a locomotive access point configured to be located...
US20120217351 RAILWAY SYSTEM USING ACOUSTIC MONITORING  
A method of monitoring and/or controlling components of a railway system which includes a track and at least one train that is operable to run on said track, comprises the steps of: a) providing...
US20070170315 Method of detecting obstacles on railways and preventing train accidents  
The object of the invention is to provide a method and an apparatus for detecting obstacles on railways and stopping the train to prevent collision with the obstacle. The detecting device in or on...
US20100213321 METHOD AND SYSTEMS FOR END OF TRAIN FORCE REPORTING  
An EOT unit detects an excessive end of train force using an accelerometer and reports the excessive force. The report may be made to a device located off the train, to an event recorder in the...
US20070100517 Atps for controlling train using data communication  
The present invention relates to an automatic train protection stop (ATPS) device. The ATPS of the present invention is provided with both the functions of an automatic train protection (ATP) and...
US20140088802 RAILWAY TRAIN CONTROL SYSTEM HAVING MULTIPURPOSE DISPLAY  
A railway train control system having a multi-purpose display is disclosed. The railway train control system includes a human-machine interface having a first display and a second, display. The...
US20110083578 BATTERY-POWERED RAIL VEHICLE  
A rail consist having at least one propulsion car having traction motors and at least one working car having working motors. Energy storage units are provided on the consist to provide power to...
US20080149781 End of Train Device for ECP Trains  
An end of train device for an electrically controlled pneumatic brake system includes a radio transceiver, a brake pipe sensor, a brake pipe valve, a manual switch and a first controller...
US20090173839 INTEGRATED RAIL EFFICIENCY AND SAFETY SUPPORT SYSTEM  
The present invention is directed to the use of mobile sensors to collect temperature information used to control, inter alia, rail vehicle speed, acceleration, or scheduling.
US20090230255 CAB SIGNAL RECEIVER DEMODULATOR EMPLOYING REDUNDANT, DIVERSE FIELD PROGRAMMABLE GATE ARRAYS  
A processor includes a first field programmable gate array (FPGA) having a first central processing unit (CPU) core programmed to perform a first function, and first programmable hardware logics...
US20120181392 TRACK-BOUND VEHICLE HAVING A SENSOR DEVICE  
A track-bound vehicle has a first and a second car coupled to one another and at least one sensor device for monitoring a region between the two coupled cars. In order to allow particularly...
US20070241237 Method, System, and Computer Software Code for Automated Establishment of a Distributed Power Train  
In a locomotive consist having at least a lead locomotive and a remote locomotive with a distributed power system on each locomotive in the locomotive consist, a system for establishing...
US20140042279 TRAIN-INFORMATION MANAGEMENT DEVICE AND TRAIN-INFORMATION MANAGEMENT METHOD  
A train-information management device that manages train control information as a control command signal, and includes a central unit that collates a distance in kilometers measured on a vehicle...
US20140231595 ONBOARD COMMUNICATION SYSTEM FOR A LOCOMOTIVE CONSIST  
An onboard communication system for a locomotive consist is disclosed. The communication system may have first and second locomotive communication subsystems. The first communication subsystem may...
US20090248226 System and Method for Verifying a Distributed Power Train Setup  
A communication system for a distributed power control system of a train is used to transmit signals between the lead locomotive and remote locomotive relative to the direction of movement of the...
US20120181391 RAIL VEHICLE  
A rail vehicle has at least one vehicle antenna of a train safety system directed toward the track. To increase resistance to interference, the rail vehicle is configured such that the body of the...
US20090173841 METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR DETECTING CAB SIGNALS  
A method is provided for distinguishing a valid locomotive control signal from an invalid control signal resulting from the presence of at least one interfering signal. The method includes...
US20080164380 System and method for railroad wayside monitoring  
A system and method for communicating information between wayside equipment and a railcar is provided, wherein the communication system includes a wayside monitoring system located at the wayside...
US20120325980 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR COMMUNICATING WITH A WAYSIDE DEVICE  
A communication system includes an electronic component located at a wayside device positioned along a route of a rail vehicle and a router transceiver unit operably coupled to the electronic...
US20120318931 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR AUTOMATED ESTABLISHMENT OF A VEHICLE CONSIST  
A method for controllably linking propulsion units in a vehicle consist includes transmitting a linking signal having an identity of a lead propulsion unit. A remote propulsion unit is remotely...
US20080173770 Method and System for a Track Signaling System Without Insulated Joints  
In a railroad track system that provides for communications through a track rail without insulated joints between a specific transmitter and a specific receiver when a plurality of transmitters...
US20140209755 ON-BOARD DEVICE FOR TRAIN CONTROL SYSTEM  
An on-board device capable of receiving train control signals from ground-side equipment of train control systems of different types or the like to control the speed of a train and the like...
US20140183303 END OF TRAIN VIDEO SYSTEM  
A viewing system for trains that makes real time visual information in the form of images or video of the vicinity of the end of a train available to a locomotive operator or distant user. The...
US20120097803 METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR RAIL COMMUNICATION  
Systems and methods for communicating through a rail are provided. In one embodiment, a method for communicating through a rail is provided. The method includes sending an acoustic signal through...
US20120318930 COMMUNICATION NETWORK FOR A RAILBORNE VEHICLE  
A track-bound vehicle, in particular a railborne vehicle, has a plurality of rail cars and a communication network for transmitting data signals. The communication network has two lines which run...
US20120074266 RAIL VEHICLE CONTROL COMMUNICATION SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR COMMUNICATING WITH A RAIL VEHICLE  
A rail vehicle control communication system includes a vehicle management device capable of being coupled with a conductive pathway extending along a track and of forming an instruction to control...
US20090212168 System and Method for Transporting Wayside Data on a Rail Vehicle  
A system is provided for transporting wayside data on a rail vehicle. The system includes a wayside device positioned adjacent to a rail, where the rail vehicle travels along the rail. The system...
US20130233978 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR UPDATING TRAIN CONTROL DATA USING BROADBAND WIRELESS ACCESS SYSTEM  
A system and method for updating train control data are provided. The system for updating train control data can operate to revise, update and maintain the corresponding train control functions...
US20120126065 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR REMOTELY CONTROLLING RAIL VEHICLES  
Systems and methods for remotely controlling a rail vehicle are provided. In one embodiment, a remote operator control system includes a communication link to send and receive rail vehicle...
US20110093144 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR COMMUNICATING DATA IN A TRAIN HAVING ONE OR MORE LOCOMOTIVE CONSISTS  
A system for communicating data in a train is provided. The system includes at least one respective router transceiver unit positioned in each of at least two rail vehicles of the train. Each...
US20100258682 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR INTERFACING WAYSIDE SIGNAL DEVICE WITH VEHICLE CONTROL SYSTEM  
In a transportation system (rail system or otherwise), a wayside device potentially operates in a plurality of operational modes. The wayside device is outfitted with an interface system for...
US20100176251 COMMUNICATION SYSTEM HAVING RAILWAY VEHICLE-SIDE AND TRACKSIDE COMMUNICATION DEVICES AND METHOD FOR THE OPERATION THEREOF  
A railway vehicle-side communication device for a railway vehicle for communicating with a trackside communication device. The trackside communication device has at least two communication modes,...
US20170015338 TRAIN INFORMATION MANAGING APPARATUS  
A train information managing apparatus according to the present invention includes: a terminal apparatus that communicates with a train-mounted device; and a central apparatus that communicates...
US20160362122 RAILROAD CROSSING WARNING SYSTEM  
A railroad crossing warning system includes a beam emitter for generating a focused beam of energy, and a receiver for receiving the focused beam of energy. A pair of weatherproof housings secures...
US20160339933 COMMUNICATION DEVICE, TRAIN NETWORK SYSTEM, AND NETWORK SETTING METHOD  
A communication device operating as a hub in a train network system that includes a plurality of hubs installed in train vehicles, each of the plurality of hubs belonging to both a trunk network...
US20160152253 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR UTILIZING AN INFRA-RED SENSOR BY A MOVING TRAIN  
A method and system for identification of obstacles near railways and for providing alarm to an operator of a train if obstacles constitute threat to the train are disclosed. The system comprise...
US20160107661 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR COMMUNICATING IN A VEHICLE CONSIST  
Systems and methods for communicating in a vehicle consist wirelessly communicate (using communication assemblies disposed onboard a vehicle consist) a movement control data message via a first...
US20160082991 RAILWAY MONITORING SYSTEM  
A railway monitoring system for detecting degradations, anomalies, changes, and other states of the railway that may indicate an increased probability of derailment, the need for maintenance, or...
US20150367873 METHOD AND DEVICE FOR WARNING PERSONS IN THE VICINITY OF AN HF FIELD-EMITTING DEVICE  
A method warns persons who are in the vicinity of an high-frequency (HF) field-emitting device, such as an European train control system (ETCS) antenna of a rail vehicle. In order to be able to...
US20150321683 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR DETERMINING ORDER OF VEHICLES  
A system includes a first communication module and a first ordering determination module. The first communication module is configured to be disposed onboard a first vehicle of a vehicle consist...
US20150076290 DETECTION SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR RAIL VEHICLE  
A detection system for a rail vehicle includes a control module, which has a sensor input for receiving a signal from a sensor. The control module is configured to receive the signal and to output...
US20130168503 DETECTION SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR RAIL VEHICLE  
A detection system for a rail vehicle includes a control module, which has a sensor, input for receiving a signal from a sensor. The control module is configured to receive the signal and to...
US20120123617 METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR DATA COMMUNICATIONS  
Systems and methods for controlling rail vehicle data communication are provided. In one embodiment, a multiple-unit rail vehicle system includes a first rail vehicle including a first wireless...
US20110315828 DEVICES FOR DETECTING THE OCCUPIED STATE OR THE FREE STATE OF A TRACK SECTION AND METHOD FOR OPERATING SUCH DEVICES  
A device detects an occupied state or a free state of a track section and has a transmitter for feeding a transmission signal in the form of an alternating voltage into the running rails of the...
US20110251742 Visual Data Collection System for a Train  
An end-of-train unit for a rear railroad car, including: a housing mountable to a portion of the rear railroad car; a visual data collection device in operative engagement or at least partially...
US20110085038 DATA TRANSMISSION SYSTEM  
A data transmission system contains a transmitting and/or receiving unit on a track side and a transmitting and/or receiving unit on a vehicle side. Accordingly, the transmitting and/or receiving...

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