Railway Measurement Systems

High-precision and high quality Sensors & Measurement systems for the Railway industry

Althen offers a variety of sensors and measurement solutions for the Railway industry; from sensors that can be embedded in trains, to measurement instruments for maintenance departments. Also structural health monitoring solutions are part of our scope. Where previously lots of time and labor was needed to make accurate measurements, today the Althen high-tech tools complete measurements within seconds. Please contact us for advice, information or a tailor made solution.

How to weigh a moving train?

Our Weighing in Motion System is a dynamic weighing scale for Trains, Metros, LightRail and Trams and can be used for Weighing in Motion, Wheel Flat Detection, Train Detection and much more! The Weighing in Motion System (AWIM) is very accurate and remains accurate at high speeds! Read more

Contactless Measurement of Railway Wheels 

The 3D Wheel Measurement System of Althen Sensors & Controls is used for automated contactless analysis of railway wheels. The system collects reliable and accurate data to improve railway maintenance activities and to prevent damage on rail infrastructure. 

Railway & Hyperloop Brochure

Innovative sensor solutions for transportation systems of the future. Download our brochure with our high quality Railway Measurement Systems. Download Railway Brochure

The electronic Wheel Diameter Measurement gauge is designed for high precision measurement of the wheel rolling circle diameter.

Railway Measurement Systems

We offer high-precision and high quality railway measurement systems. These systems contain multiple unique measurement tools related to the railway industry. Various dimensions and profiles of both rails and wheels can be measured based on state of art laser technology.

Where previously lots of time and labor was needed to make accurate measurements, today the Althen high-tech tools complete measurements within seconds. The railway systems can be custom made. Please contact us, we look forward to provide you with a tailor made solution. Our systems are mobile and very easy to use.

 

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