GSM-R


UIC issues two FRMCS specifications

In spite of the coronavirus pandemic, the UIC is continuing its work on the development of the new standards. Today, it has released two important specifications related to the Future Railway Mobile Communication System (FRMCS), the successor of GSM-R. These relate to the requirements for the on-board equipment and its migration to FRMCS. Read more details […]
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Comtest Wireless to host UK Workshop – all welcome

Rail Telecoms & Signalling Systems Performance Workshop Date: Tuesday April 21st  2020  – POSTPONED Given the current situation with the corona virus, we have taken the decision to postpone the event. With growing restrictions on travel and meetings, it makes sense to hold this later in the year, once the situation is more settled. We will notify delegates of […]
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Banedanmark selects Comtest Wireless to provide Railway Diagnostic and Monitoring Tool

Award based on the “best relation between price and quality” Comtest Wireless, independent experts in the field of GSM-R and ERTMS test and monitoring solutions, is pleased to announce it has won a Banedanmark tender. A key deliverable for the Banedanmark Signalling Programme is the replacement of all signalling on the Danish railway network with […]
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Enabling Etihad Rail DB to test voice quality on the GSM-R network

NetProbe Drive Test training and software helps Etihad Rail DB team to prove readiness for EIRENE RF coverage certification in Abu Dhabi Comtest Wireless, independent experts in the field of GSM-R and ERTMS test and monitoring solutions have recently supported Etihad Rail DB to prove the voice quality on the GSM-R network for EIRENE RF […]
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New ERTMS GSM-R & signalling systems troubleshooting guide

Request our ERTMS GSM-R & signalling systems troubleshooting guide This troubleshooting guide is in the form of a white paper. It examines three key challenges faced by those responsible for ERTMS systems performance and operations and then proposes ‘what good looks like’ to mitigate them. Challenge 1 – “The ERTMS environment is complex” The ERTMS […]
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NetProbe Unattended Remote Configurator launches

NetProbe Unattended Remote Configurator improves operational efficiency Rail telecoms engineers can start, stop and reconfigure GSM-R tests on-board trains and wayside – all from the comfort of their own desks Comtest Wireless, independent experts in the field of GSM-R and ERTMS test and monitoring solutions, announce their next generation in unattended rail telecoms testing solution […]
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NetProbe Drive Test celebrates milestone anniversary

Drive Test – 18 year anniversary of providing rail telecoms testing & monitoring capabilities Comtest Wireless, independent experts in the field of GSM-R and ERTMS test and monitoring solutions, announce that with NetProbe Drive Test’s 18th anniversary, it has reached the ‘age of maturity’. When NetProbe Drive Test first launched in 2000, the aim was […]
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8th International Conference on Railway Engineering

16 – 17 May 2018, IET London Luca Fornasiero is presenting the Comtest Wireless paper at the 8th International Conference on Railway Engineering (ICRE conference) – The technical challenges of monitoring ERTMS systems & use of a value engineering approach to increase capacity & reduce costs for the rail sector. Session 8 of the conference […]
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Meet Comtest at the UIC Global Conference on Signalling in Milan

26-28 March, Milan – Visit us at stand 5 Comtest Wireless is pleased to announce that it will be exhibiting at the 1st UIC Global Conference on Signalling, held at Fiera Milano Congressi, Milan. About the Conference In 7 core sessions and 2 technical visits, this new conference examines the current trends of modern railway signalling […]
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Franco De Fazio to speak at InnoRail 2017

10-12 October 2017, Budapest Franco De Fazio will be presenting on ‘the advantages of an integrated approach to ERTMS diagnostics testing’. 11 October – 15.10pm His talk will outline the tools and techniques available to enable rail telecom operators and signalling engineers to deliver the optimum ERTMS service and ensure that penalties are assigned to the […]
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