Principal Productivity Optimisation, Rail Logistics & Optimisation, Iron Ore
3:40 PM MINING PANEL: Exploring the Advancements of Train Control Systems in the Mining Industry with Lessons Learned on Implementation
This panel will discuss some of the well known TCMS projects currently occurring in the mining sector and the innovation happening in the industry. They will discuss how they are helping to drive Australia’s economy forwards with the use of rail, including leaps forwards in ETCS, CBTC and automation. They will also discuss the difficulty with train control management systems from a mining perspective, including the complexity of signalling systems with heavy haul rail, long trains and dealing with remote regions.
- Accelerating Australia’s economy with the use of rail and the role of mining within it
- Exploring the innovation happening within the mining industry in regards to TCMS and where passenger rail may be able to copy this
- Addressing safety concern within the mining industry and how to overcome it at a quicker pace