Knorr-Bremse completes acquisition of R.H. Sheppard Co., Inc.: The acquisition is a major step towards becoming a leading global man-ufacturer of steering systems for commercial vehicles

Knorr-Bremse is taking the next step in becoming a global supplier of commercial vehicle steering systems by acquiring R.H. Sheppard Co., Inc., a leading commer-cial vehicle steering supplier in the North American market Knorr-Bremse is further strengthening its position as a global system supplier of integrated steering and braking systems as a basis for driver Read more about Knorr-Bremse completes acquisition of R.H. Sheppard Co., Inc.: The acquisition is a major step towards becoming a leading global man-ufacturer of steering systems for commercial vehicles[…]

Flatiron Officially Awarded $135 million Contract for State Route 210

Flatiron has been awarded a contract for a key project to rehabilitate a nearly 10-mile stretch of State Route 210 in the Los Angeles community. Work on the more than $135 million contract for the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is expected to commence later this spring. Flatiron is one of the largest infrastructure contractors Read more about Flatiron Officially Awarded $135 million Contract for State Route 210[…]

High-performance switch with robust ix Industrial® interface

The HARTING Technology Group has developed a new range of Ethernet switches that facilitates the use of high-performance plug & play gigabit network solutions in the smallest space for data-intensive applications. Imaging processes for quality assurance and monitoring are becoming increasingly significant in all industrial sectors. Camera systems are offering an increasingly higher resolution while Read more about High-performance switch with robust ix Industrial® interface[…]

Han® 1A rectangular connectors as a new Ethernet interface

Ethernet-based data networks have become indispensable in the industrial arena. Ethernet networks are connecting sensors, machinery, control systems, computers and data centres. HARTING is now also offering expedient interfaces in the form of its Han® 1A series of miniaturised industrial connectors. The series features two new inserts to facilitate fast and secure data transmission. A Read more about Han® 1A rectangular connectors as a new Ethernet interface[…]

DC-DC Converter for Railway Application

At TRS-STAR GmbH is the new 20W DC-DC train power supply family 98DW-R3 from Yuan Dean Scientific Ltd. (YDS) available with an efficiency of up to 89%. The compact power modules in a 6-pin DIL housing (50.8 x 25.4 x 10.6mm) are designed in accordance with the EN50155 standard for use in the railway sector Read more about DC-DC Converter for Railway Application[…]

Weidmüller Advanced Line managed switches for network redundancy, control and diagnostics

. Localised data management in the Industrial Internet of Things Industrial Ethernet, the most widely used communication standard, allows for the simple connection to control levels while also ensuring good communication between localised field devices and the control system. With its new managed switches in the Advanced Line, Weidmüller is providing a guaranteed future-proof infrastructure Read more about Weidmüller Advanced Line managed switches for network redundancy, control and diagnostics[…]

Lantech Switches with E-Marking certificate, High Reliability and Extended Working Temperature

Lantech IES-0016 and Lantech IGS-0016 provide ± 2000 EFT and ± 6000V ESD protection, which can reduce unstable situation caused by power line and Ethernet. It has high reliability and robustness coping with extensive EMI/RFI phenomenon, environmental vibration and shocks usually found in Automation, transportation, Wireless backhaul, Semi-conductor factory and assembly lines. IGS-0016-E and IES-0016-E Read more about Lantech Switches with E-Marking certificate, High Reliability and Extended Working Temperature[…]

duagon acquires TechOnRails

. The agreement reinforces duagon’s geographical footprint and capabilities, both in railway engineering solutions and software services Establishment of a leading provider of solutions for railway engineering services Growth potential thanks to complementary product range, expertise and cross‐selling opportunities duagon, has acquired MNI Tech On Rails S.L. (TechOnRails), Madrid (Spain), a leading engineering company specialized Read more about duagon acquires TechOnRails[…]

Innovative “Train Ring” is the best rail train solution

Reduce Cost with High Customer Satisfaction During current train operation, train cars might need to be separated and reoriented due to more flexible operating requirement. Take MRT for example, it needs more cars during peak hours while only few cars are needed during offpeak hours. A longdistance train route may separate into two shorter trains Read more about Innovative “Train Ring” is the best rail train solution[…]

Innovative “Train Ring” is the best rail train solution – Switch Cars, No Reconfiguration

During current train operation, train cars might need to be separated and reoriented due to more flexible operating requirement. Take MRT for example, it needs more cars during peak hours while only few cars are needed during offpeak hours. A longdistance train route may separate into two shorter trains and heading to different destinations at Read more about Innovative “Train Ring” is the best rail train solution – Switch Cars, No Reconfiguration[…]