Public transport, as a basic mean of providing mobility for the general population, is a key factor in the development of our society.
Buses, trams, subways, railways, and high-speed trains, including sophisticated driverless vehicles, need an efficient communications system which grows at the same pace as their own operations, all the while as they meet the service availability and safety expectations of their customers.
For this kind of environment, POWERTRUNK provides a complete and professional solution adapted to the specific requirements of each project.
Solutions for Transport
POWERTRUNK’s radio communications solutions, based on the TETRA standard with unique data transmission enhancing protocols such as SDM (Synchronous Data Manager), provide continuous voice and data communication between vehicles and control systems. This combination provides powerful and reliable support for various applications across the different transport and transit market.
Bus and Tram operations oriented to bus traffic regulation, frequency improvement, passenger safety and customer service benefit from POWERTRUNK´s TETRA solution providing within the same radio network Fleet Localization (AVL), Centralized Control of the buses with fleet divisions and voice emergency features, On-Board solutions integrating voice and data and radio controlled informative panels. POWERTRUNK´s solution is currently deployed in New Jersey Transit providing centralized voice and GPS among other bus data for the entire bus every 40 seconds.
Metro and Railway networks can be supported by POWERTRUNK’s TETRA solution in various applications:
- Voice: Communications with the driver, PA and Intercom systems
- Critical Data: Alarm management, vehicle diagnosis, emergencies
- Vital Data: Signaling data for Train Control.