Rail

Economical and ultra-slim design fulfills auxiliary power needs for wall-mounted EV charging points

TTI, a specialty distributor of electronic components, is now stocking the HDR-30 and HDR-60 series of DIN rails AC/DC power from Mean Well. The economical, ultra-slim units fulfill the auxiliary power services, such as energy monitoring, control, billing, and connectivity, for wall-mounted AC electric vehicle (EV) charging points where space …

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EverFocus launches edge AI computer: eNVP-JAX-AI-V0008 for smart railway/transportation applications

EverFocus Electronics Corporation, the provider of smart city and smart transportation solutions, has announced the fanless edge computer—powered by the NVIDIA Jetson edge AI platform – eNVP-JAX-AI-V0008. Improving railway infrastructure and accessibility is believed to benefit citizens’ lives and the industrial activity of a region. For the reduction of rail …

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Microchip unveils 3.3 kV Silicon Carbide (SiC) power devices enabling new levels of efficiency and reliability

System designers of traction power units (TPUs), auxiliary power units (APUs), solid-state transformers (SSTs), industrial motor drives and energy infrastructure solutions require high-voltage switching technology to increase efficiency, reduce system size and weight and enhance reliability. Microchip Technology has expanded its SiC portfolio with the release of, what it describes …

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NXP and Hitachi Energy collaborate on power module to accelerate silicon carbide adoption in e-mobility

NXP Semiconductors are collaborating with Hitachi Energy to accelerate the adoption of silicon carbide (SiC) power semiconductor modules in e-mobility. The project aims to provide more efficient, reliable and functionally safe SiC MOSFET-based solutions for powertrain inverters comprised of NXPs advanced, high-performance GD3160 isolated HV Gate Drivers and Hitachi Energy’s …

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Latest Distrelec e-book focuses on key transportation issues

Distributor of electronic and technical components Distrelec has launched its second e-book packed with engaging and insightful content from leading players in the sector. With a focus on transportation, the latest e-book features exclusive content from major names such as Elektro-Automatik, Hirshmann, Keysight, Siemens, Traco Power, as well as Distrelec’s …

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Westermo ethernet switch meets future demands of onboard rail applications

Westermo has launched a powerful Ethernet switch, optimised to meet the increasing data communications demands of onboard rail applications. The Viper-8 series is designed to provide high-performance, reliable and secure networks that support important services such as public address systems, passenger information systems, onboard Wi-Fi, video surveillance and train control …

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High accuracy transducer for current measurement of trackside applications

LEM, a global company in electrical measurement for industrial and automotive applications, has introduced a new current transducer series, suitable for retrofitting trackside applications or for reducing the cost of new installations. Due to its robust design and standardized 4-20 mA out, it can also be used in automation or …

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Robust, attractive HMIs – now with vivid LED symbol and halo illumination

In response to escalating market demand EAO has enhanced its popular Series 82 family of push-button HMIs with the addition of devices that feature ultra-high contrast red, green, blue, white or red/green LED illumination. The boosted symbol and halo illumination level provided by the new push-buttons enhances the visibility of …

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Gresham Power Electronics expands its portfolio to meet increasing market demand for bespoke power solutions

Gresham Power Electronics has announced plans to expand its business operations, offering ultra-reliable, bespoke power solutions for marine and land defence, commercial rail and other critical applications. As militaries around the globe race to provide next generation capabilities in weapons control, situational awareness, electronic warfare and countermeasures to operate in …

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Rear panel “RKL” with fastening for mounting rail

For quick and easy installation of a case on a DIN rail according to DIN EN 60715 TH 35, the so-called top hat rail, company Fischer Elektronik has developed a back panel with integrated top hat rail fastening. With the new RKL rear panel there is a possibility to attach different …

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