Railways

Thales wins first ETCS contract from Southern Railway

BANGALORE

Thales, a leading transportation firm globally, has been awarded a signalling contract by the Southern Railway to supply Train Protection and Warning System on the Basin Bridge-Arakkonam section.

This is the first ETCS ( European Train Control System) contract awarded to Thales in India, and also the first step of a large modernisation programme of TPWS systems of the Indian Railways network, said the company which operates in the aerospace, transportation and defence & security markets.

ETCS is a modern train protection system that ensures the safe transportation of passengers and goods, it said in a release.

Read more at Economic Times

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