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White Paper: Evaluating FRMCS over mobile network operators on Finland

The modernization work of the Finnish railway train control system is in progress and the first commercial ETCS (European Train Control System) line is planned to be operational during the year 2027. The Digirail project – which is responsible for the transformation – has set an ambitious goal to be one of the first to […]

Latest progress with Digirail: Two requests for information (RFI) have been sent about procurements for the EKA track section

These requests will be used to assess both suppliers’ interest and their ability to deliver the equipment and rolling stock required for the Digirail project. It will also raise awareness of the Digirail project among international operators. The Digirail project will take another step forward when competitive tendering for the first commercial track section (aka […]

Digirail – pursuing the European lead in rail transport

Digirail aims to achieve safe and efficient train operation. Published on 2 July 2021, the Digirail Report provides details of how railway technical systems will be modernised in Finland. The Digirail project is now moving from preparation to practice as digital train control technology is constructed and piloted on the railways. The goal is for […]