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Tragic Philadelphia Crash Spurs Pledge for Positive Train Control

May 15, 2015 - in Corporate, Rail, Sensors

This week's tragic Amtrak crash in Philadelphia has renewed the scrutiny of aging infrastructure and has spurred a pledge from Amtrak's CEO Joe Boardman that Positive Train Control will be in place along the Northeast Corridor by the end of this year. Positive…

NTSB: Sensors Too Far Back In O’Hare Train Crash

April 8, 2014 - in Sensors, Transportation

A sensor for an automatic braking system was too close to the end of the track to prevent a crash at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport, according…

Laser Scanning Helps Police Create 3D Virtual Models for Crush Damage Assessment

November 18, 2013 - in Modeling, Projects, Transportation

A state of the art laser scanner is helping Hertfordshire Police collect essential data which can be used to calculate the speed of impact of vehicles…