Signalling Software Product Requirements Capture

2019-06-05T08:58:37+00:00

Our client is a well-known name in the railway signalling sector, developing and maintaining a portfolio of signalling software products. Hoping to introduce a new product into this portfolio, our client discovered that they required additional support in the definition of their requirements.

Knowing that we had previous experience of working with their existing systems, and […]

Platform Screen Door Control Unit Simulator

2019-06-05T08:56:41+00:00

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 […]

Efficiency Spreadsheet Redesign & Report Tool Development

2019-04-16T11:03:35+00:00

Our client had conducted a study of potential ways that cost savings could be delivered through framework contracts. Main contractors would be prepared to reduce their rates, providing contracts are signed in advance for a defined number of years, based on the projected workload of upcoming projects. […]

Automatic Train Regulation Test Timetable

2019-04-16T11:04:45+00:00

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. […]

Train Control System Demonstrator

2019-04-16T11:05:46+00:00

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). […]