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DSRC level crossing warning technology trial

In 2012 antennas were fitted to two Alstom Comeng trains to trial a Dedicated Short Range Communication (DSRC) based level crossing warning device on the Frankston line, as part of a project by the Centre for Technology Infusion at La Trobe University: https://www.latrobe.edu.au/technology-infusion/innovation/transport/improving-safety-at-level-crossings

Rear view of a DSRC antenna, with the cables now hooked up

Wednesday 1 August 2012 16:19 PM
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Dedicated Short Range Communication (DSRC) antenna, now with the cables attached

Wednesday 1 August 2012 16:19 PM
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Driver side Dedicated Short Range Communication (DSRC) antenna

Wednesday 4 July 2012 17:25 PM
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Guard's side Dedicated Short Range Communication (DSRC) antenna, with extra GPS antenna

Wednesday 4 July 2012 17:25 PM
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Dedicated Short Range Communication (DSRC) antennas fitted to Comeng 602M and 641M

Wednesday 4 July 2012 17:24 PM
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Dedicated Short Range Communication (DSRC) antennas fitted to Alstom Comeng 341M

Installed as part of a trial of new level crossing warning devices on the Frankston line, the same antennas are fitted to the other end of the 3-car set

Friday 29 June 2012 08:08 AM
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