Solutions for Trackside Applications
Westermo have many years of experience in both data communication technologies and railway applications both trackside and on-board the rolling stock. Our real expertise is in developing products that can function in the harshest environments and meeting the toughest approval specifications.
Westermo is familiar with mission critical applications in many industries and has therefore developed products and techniques that meet the many specific needs of the rail industry. The patented Westermo FRNT protocol allows for the fastest ring recovery in Ethernet networks – 20 ms for a ring with 200 switches. Our Wolverine range is developed around a technology that allows the creation of Ethernet networks on old installed copper cables that can stretch for tens of kilometres along the trackside.