Entries by Nashy

Project: EMU – Brake Control Unit

Innovation in Braking Systems. Contract Manufacture. The Brake Control Unit is a system used on modern, dynamically braked EMU vehicles, to ensure that air and dynamic braking acts in co-ordination. It interfaces with the train master controller. An electronic signal from the electric (dynamic) brake, indicating the brake effort achieved, is compared with the brake effort demanded […]

PCMS – Pantograph

The first Pantograph (PCMS) was installed at Thornleigh 2014. Read our White Paper on PantoInspect Condition Monitoring System

Penrith Depot – 3 Position Switch Supply

ART recently supplied 7 x 1500V DC Isolating and rail Connecting, 3 position switches to the Penrith Depot, for Sydney Trains. These switches are available in many different layouts , configurations and options.  

AusRail Plus 2013

The biggest ever rail conference/exhibition hosted in the region was held in Sydney in November 2013. ART prepared a fantastic stand for this huge event.    

Project: Waratah Power Control Systems – Form Fit Relay Solution

The beginning of a 35 year partnership. Advanced Electronics and Power Control Systems. Originating from the passenger aerospace industry, form fit relay solutions were first used on rolling stock in France, followed by England and then Australia. It is now a model used around the world. A$16million contract, 35 year Through Life Support (TLS) Contract At […]

Project: Waratah Earth Switch

Award Winning Advanced Safety System. High Current, High Voltage. The Earth Switch project was conceived in 2008. Australian Rail Technology was approached by Downer EDI Rail to create a new product that had never been fitted to a train in Australia. Review our award here, on the Sydney Trains website, under the heading “Engineering and Projects Group”. A$4.5 […]

Project: K2RQ OHW Cantilever Assemblies – Kingsgrove to Revesby Quadruplification

Complete that project faster. Infrastructure. K2RQ is an alliance between Leighton Contractors Pty Ltd, MVM Rail Pty Ltd and Ansaldo STS Australia Pty Ltd. The project involves the quadruplication of track and OHW located between Kingsgrove and Revesby, NSW. A$2 million plus contract Australian Rail Technology has contracted to supply and assemble 391 cantilevers, 38 […]