Zircon’s client had previously been given the responsibility of installing Platform Screen Doors (PSD) at 17 sites along one of the UK’s leading metro lines. At the time of the initial installation our client’s system was only required to accommodate a six-car long train, however provisions were made that would allow the system to accommodate […]
Zircon’s client is a well-known presence in the railway signalling and control systems sector, and have been a part of numerous projects with the aim to improve the functionality of mainline and metro rail networks in countries all over the globe. […]
Our client is responsible for the operation and maintenance of London’s underground rail network. As part of a project to upgrade one of these underground lines our client was investigating the possibility of implementing an Automatic Train Regulation (ATR) facility, to be provided by a third party supplier. […]
Our client had been invited to participate in a national deployment and implementation design study for Automatic Train Operation (ATO) systems. The organisers of the study had asked our client to demonstrate the successful integration of ATO with the European Train Control System (ETCS). […]
Zircon was approached by London Underground to help develop a monitoring system to allow them to assess the status of track circuits on the Victoria Line which would frequently fail without any warning, and lead to high levels of lost customer hours. […]
Zircon’s client develops and maintains Rail Signalling control software. One of their products, a signalman’s workstation is used by a number of rail operators around the globe to control signals and points in order to direct trains to their destinations, whilst avoiding route collisions.