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Go for the modal shift !

So to fight against the climate change, and to reduce our fossil fuels consumption, we need to rethink Mobility. Railway transport, more than 200 years old, is definitively one of the solutions. The modal shift from air and road to rail will be one of the biggest challenges of the next decades.

Voie Libre is the French signal, meaning that the train is allowed to proceed. Voie Libre is also this blog, discussing about Tech and Experience, so to make the modal shift a success.

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ATO over Lineside Signalling

ATO over Lineside Signalling

The european automatic driving system ATO over ETCS works associated with the european signalling system ERTMS/ETCS. For the complete solution to work, tracks must be equipped with ERTMS/ETCS. Problem : the rollout takes time and money, delaying the use of ATO over...

ATO over ETCS

ATO over ETCS

ATO over ETCS, also called ERTMS/ATO, is the system enabling automatic driving of the train in presence of a driver, while respecting the european signalling ERTMS/ETCS, and the timetable. What are the main principles of ATO over ETCS and its architecture ? Let's find...

What is an autonomous train ?

What is an autonomous train ?

While we can hear a lot of information about autonomous cars, where does the autonomy of trains stand ? How is an autonomous train different from a driverless metro ? Will we see some day fully autonomous freight or high-speed trains ? The answers in this article !...