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The Application of Digital Technologies on Thameslink
24 Jan 2019 6:00 PM - 24 Jan 2019 8:00 PMThe Application of Digital Technologies on ThameslinkSection: London / UK

This IRSE lecture will be on the design and delivery of telecoms solutions which have been implemented on the Thameslink Programme to enable a digital railway with 24 trains an hour European Train Control System (ETCS) operation with Automatic Train Control (ATO) through the centre of London.

Topics will include

  • the upgrade of Global System Mobile - Railway (GSM-R) for use as the radio bearer for ETCS and for prove of concept in the Thameslink System Integration Lab;
  • the deployment of a new Internet Protocol (IP) based signalling private network for the re-signalling of London Bridge;
  • the use of an IP network for Traffic Management;
  • the use of IP technology for station information and surveillance (SISS) in the rebuilt London Bridge station;
  • and the upgrading of Customer Information Systems with new display formats, including train plans and platform zoning information, through the Thameslink Core.

For safety & security reasons you will need to register at by the evening of Monday 21st January 2019

Please arrive from 17:30 for a 18:00 start. Please contact for further information.
Location:Stratford, London
Venue:10th Floor Auditorium, TfL Office, 5 Endeavour Square, Westfield Avenue, E20 1JN
Event Type:Technical Paper