railways

  • Planes, trains and automobiles

    15 July 2018 by Catherine Bischofberger
    New technologies will revolutionize the way we commute and transport goods over short and long distances, helped by a plethora of IEC International Standards.
  • Protecting railway networks from cyber threats

    15 March 2018 by Morand Fachot
    Railways and metro systems have been the subject of a spate of cyber attacks in recent years. Although no major accidents or casualties have been reported so far, it is likely that the problem will get worse and affect...
  • The future of transport

    15 March 2018 by Antoinette Price
    Though this scenario is still some way off, the first unmanned taxi drone had a successful maiden run in Dubai last September.
  • Railways smarten up in battle for customers

    21 August 2017 by Peter Feuilherade
    Railway operators are increasingly achieving greater safety and efficiency by using digital technologies and computer‑based management, control and communication systems. The technical advances in modern transportation...
  • The influence of weather and geography

    21 August 2017 by Gabriela Ehrlich
    The Open Session of the 81st IEC General Meeting in Vladivostok focused on the geographical and climatic features that influence the requirements and reliability of electrical and electronic devices as well as on the...

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