The Services :

Conduct of a market survey on the telecommunication systems / technologies being adopted for the metro and light rail systems in South East Asia

The Client :

Thales Transport and Security (Hong Kong) Limited

Project involved :

General system research

Year and Duration of Services :

2008 for 2 months

Scope :

KDL was contracted to perform a survey on the following communications systems being used in different metro or light rail networks :

  1. Radio communications system
  2. Network Infrastructure - WAN and LAN
  3. Public Announcement system
  4. Passenger Information Display system
  5. CCTV system
  6. Direct Line system
  7. PABX system

The survey covers the following geographical areas :

  1. Hong Kong
  2. Guangzhou
  3. Shenzhen
  4. Bangkok
  5. Singapore
  6. Kaohsiung
  7. Taipei

The survey report was completed on time which did show interesting findings on how communications systems and technologies are being used in the railway networks in this region.