Interested in doing your master’s thesis in the Digirail project?

We are looking to hire two thesis workers in the ‘technical entity’ area of responsibility within the Digirail project. Fintraffic employs more than 1,100 top professionals across four modes of transport. We wish to contribute to Finland having the safest, smoothest and most environmentally friendly traffic in the world. We actively develop digital solutions for […]

En livlig höst väntar Digispår – Upphandlingarna för EKA-banavsnittet sysselsätter en stor grupp sakkunniga

När sommaren övergår till höst tuffar projektet Digispår på i snabb takt. På hösten sysselsätter i synnerhet upphandlingarna för EKA-banavsnittet fram till slutet av året. Avsikten är också att få klarhet gällande lösningarna för användningen av radionätet. Hösten blir en hektisk tid för Digispår. Det största jobbet är hela upphandlingen för EKA-banavsnittet Lielax–Björneborg/Raumo. Det är […]

European Commission’s ERTMS coordinator Ruete visits Finland

Matthias Ruete, the European Commission’s ERTMS coordinator, visited Finland in early June to learn about Digirail (Finland’s national ERTMS project) and how Finland is promoting the piloting and deployment of new rail technologies. During his two-day visit, Ruete spoke with Digirail representatives about how the project is progressing, cyber security, the results of a positioning […]

The European Union aims to harmonise train traffic across Europe – regulation will also have an impact on Digirail’s equipment purchases

Increasing rail transport will have a significant impact on achieving the emissions reduction targets, and so the European Union is pushing hard to streamline rail transport across Europe. The aim for the future is that trains would operate smoothly across country borders – within a single European railway area: “The idea is that train traffic […]

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 […]