Automatic train control systems

Continuous monitoring of trains and safe signaling offers numerous advantages in train operations today. For driver-operated and driverless vehicles alike, automatic train control systems ensure maximum safety and efficiency in every case.

Conventional Automatic Train Protection (ATP)

Systems for automatic train control are valuable tools when it comes to optimizing punctuality and headway times. A wide range of different automatic functions assist the driver, transmit information and significantly enhance passenger convenience.

Positive Train Control (PTC)

Positive Train Control (PTC) is an emerging train control system with special focus on North America. Siemens offers comprehensive PTC system solutions tailored precisely to specific demands.

European Train Control System (ETCS)

Smart Siemens solutions for the standardized European train control system combine many years of experience of every aspect of train control with a complete product portfolio