Projects

Key focuses

autoSHUNTING

Experimental development for highly-automated shunting operations in railway freight traffic

TRANSREGIO

Investigating the effectiveness of measures for closing the gap between the railway networks of the Czech and Austrian state railway companies

Seed funding to extend research in railway technology

Establishing a research focus on alternative engine systems, energy efficiency, digitisation and automation.

TerminalOnRail2

The project "TerminalOnRail2" examines the technical possibilities of a rail based feeder system for airports based on already existing infrastructure.

BRD - Broken rail detection

Identifying and testing new technologies and methods for a cost-effective detection of broken rails.

LICORNE

An Integrated Platform for Life Cycle Costing in the Rail Environment - The exploratory project Licorne promotes international networking regarding life cycle costing in the rail environment.

EntKuRo

Goals of this project are to develop a breadboard to unscrew the coupler and the development of a breadboard for the final uncoupling.

Braking system for marshalling humps

The aim of the project StilvA (Study for an innovative low-noise and low-wear braking system), is the development of new braking technologies for marshalling humps