The five-station extension provides a direct train-to-plane connection.
Personal Ticketing Technology
NextAgent from Cubic Transportation Systems utilizes high-speed video links to let passengers interact with ticketing staff in real time, any time. Cubic Product Manager Jason Kenward said It was developed in response to two things: operators saying they wanted to move staff out of the ticket window on to platforms and passengers feeling uncomfortable using a normal TVM for high-value transactions or difficult journeys.
New Design Functions for Intelligent Rail Systems
Transoft Solutions recently launched its new AutoturnRail 3D passenger rail design software. The design functions include recreating various vehicle configurations from manufacturer’s specifications to be used to check design, generating preliminary information for station and platform design, anticipating maintenance yard impacts with other vehicles and structures, and refining design for pedestrian walkways.