Passenger Information System for Steiermärkische Landesbahnen

Passenger Information system for Steiermärkische Landesbahnen (STLB) was implemented and successfully started onsite since 2009. Steiermärkische Landesbahnen is local railway in southern Austria which is uniting 9 main stations, from Weiz to Gleisdorf. This software is running in conjunction with Siemens VICOS OC 100 (Vehicle and Infrastructure Control and Operating System/Operation Management System Commuter/ Subway).

The project was implemented in cooperation with Siemens AG company.

General features of the system are:

  • 10 Multifunctional Passenger Information Displays
  • Plasma screen with timetable in Weiz Interspar shopping area
  • Main server and Monitor running in dispatcher room
  • Interface with Siemens VICOS OC 100 software
  • Automatic train number assignment
  • Realtime train movement monitoring
  • Automatic level crossings control for car delays optimization
  • Powerful timetable definition system
  • Realtime train delay calculation
  • Automatic train arrival time information for the passengers
  • Train boarding indication on the Displays
  • Train graph monitoring
  • Ambient temperature information on the Displays
  • Remote Display control via LAN
  • Display custom text and creeping line
  • Display automatic brightness control
  • Display firmware remote update