Energy and Traction Control

Wabtec Locomotive Products Energy and Traction Control

The international railway market is focused on minimizing the carbon footprint by optimising the use of natural resources and energy. Deregulation of the railway infrastructure requires a different way of working and tools to support new business models in the railway industry the European EN 50463 standard sets new requirements for energy measurement and the calculation of the interoperability cost of rolling stock. Mors Smitt has developed the MSAV sensor range, an innovative integrated voltage and current measurement system. The sensor technology is a patented fibre optic insulation technology.