We Have the Technology to Prevent Future Missouri Amtrak Crashes

After a deadly Amtrak derailment that killed three people and left dozens more injured in Missouri Monday, experts and industry advocates are looking at new technology that could possibly prevent these kinds of accidents in the future. Could new technology have prevented the deadly crash? According to authorities, the tragic incident happened at an uncontrolled […]

Supply Side: Hitachi, Humatics, Rail Vision

As part of its AutoHaul program, “Rio Tinto is seeking to add a forward-looking capability to its autonomous trains to detect obstacles on and along the tracks,” according to Rail Vision, whose Main Line system will be used to detect different types of obstacles at various ranges as part of a three-month pilot. (Photograph Courtesy […]

Rail Vision develops a collision warning system for urban environment

(Article in Hebrew) 03/01/ 2020 המערכתתזההמכשוליםעל–גביהמסילהעדלמרחקשל 200 מטרותאפשרבלימהמבעודמועד. הפיתוחהתבצעבהזמנת Knorr-Bremse הגרמנית, שרכשהכברשניאבות–טיפוס חברת רייל-ויז’ן (Rail Vision) מפתחת מערכת עזר בטיחותית לפלח שוק נוסף בעולם הרכבות: רכבות קלות (Light Rail Vehicle) הנוסעות בתוואי עירוני, כדוגמת חשמליות ורכבות תחתית. המערכת החדשה של  רייל-ויז’ן מתבססת על אותה טכנולוגיה של ראייה-ממוחשבת מבוססת בינה מלאכותית של מערכת הדגל של החברה […]

AI’s Role in Improving Rail Safety and Maintenance

AI’s Role in Improving RailSafety and Maintenance Rail Vision is revolutionising railway safety and maintenance.Using the latest artificial intelligence (AI), deep learning and sensor technology, this Israelbased technology provider has developed state-of-theart solutions that lower the risk of accident, unplanned downtime and maintenance costs through advanced obstacle classification technology.  Bursting into the market in 2016, […]

Foresight: Rail Vision Enters Electrically Powered Light Rail Vehicle Multi-Billion Dollar Market with Order from Knorr-Bremse

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Rail Vision will supply two light rail vehicle system samples and will begin the system industrialization project for a total of 400,000 Euro NESS ZIONA, Israel-December 11, 2020-(BUSINESS WIRE)–Foresight Autonomous Holdings Ltd. (Nasdaq and TASE: FRSX),an innovator in automotive vision systems, announced today that its affiliate, Rail Vision Ltd., has received an order from Knorr-Bremse […]

SBB is looking for new technologies in Israel

SBB suchen nach neuen Technologien in Israel Die SBB suchen international nach neuen Technologien, um ihren Betrieb sicherer zu machen, insbesondere vor Unfällen und Hackern. Die Staatsbahn unterhält dafür drei sogenannte Outposts, an denen Technologie-Scouts stationiert sind: im Silicon Valley bei San Francisco, in China bei Chinese Railways und deren Zulieferern und in Israel. Das […]

Critical infrastructure investment is essential to rail progress

Tech consultant and IoT proponent Paul Hemlett explores the need for critical infrastructure investment in the rail sector. Railway systems and technology development have been picking up steam over the years. With next generation technology adoption and alternatives to operations through Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Internet of Things (IoT) making their way into the industry, the development […]

Foresight’s Rail Vision raises $10m to prevent train accidents

German company Knorr-Bremse has bought a 21.3% stake in Rail Vision. Rail Vision, controlled by Foresight Autonomous Holdings Ltd. (TASE: FRST), has raised $10 million at a company value of $47 million, after money. The investor is Knorr-Bremse, a German company listed on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange that develops and manufactures braking systems for trains […]

Knorr-Bremse Acquires Significant Share in Israeli Start-up Railvision

Knorr-Bremse today acquired a 21.3% share in the Israeli start-up RailVision Strategic investment of $10 million in obstacle detection technology for rail vehicles based on video and infrared Knorr-Bremse takes a further step on its way to support systems for automated driving in the railway sector Knorr-Bremse, the global market leader for braking systems and […]

Foresight Affiliate Rail Vision in Advanced Negotiations with Leading European Train Operator for First Commercial Agreement

Successful negotiations may lead to the train operator purchasing Rail Vision’s shunting yard systems for total value of several million Euros, based on successful prototype evaluation Ness Ziona, Israel –January 30, 2020 –Foresight Autonomous Holdings Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: FRSX),an innovator in automotive vision systems, announced today that it was informed by its affiliate, Rail […]