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CAF SIGNALLING, S.L.

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Postal address Registered company address:
Parque Tecnológico de Zuatzu
Fermín Gilisagasti, 4 - 2º
E-20018 San Sebastián. Gipuzkoa. Spain
Telephone +34 943 80 55 75 Fax +34 943 80 58 24

E-mail cafsignalling@cafsignalling.com Web www.cafsignalling.com
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Postal address Madrid Office:
Avda. Industria, 51
E-28108 Alcobendas. Madrid. Spain

Telephone +34 91 789 27 50 Fax +34 91 661 37 51
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Description

CAF Signalling, technological subsidiary of Grupo CAF, is devoted to the development, design, manufacture and maintenance of Railway Signage Systems, providing wholescale signage solutions for infrastructures and rolling stock both in Spain, as well as on an international level.

CAF Signalling has the capacity and its own engineering division to undertake “turn-key projects” for railway signalling, being renowned for its work in this field by railway operators in in Spain, and in the other European nations, along with countries in Africa, the Middle East and Asia.

CAF Signalling´s strategy is based on:

- Making available advanced in-house technological products, both in the field of on-board equipment, as well as that of infrastructures, which constitute the nucleus of comprehensive solutions. Thanks to the major and growing efforts placed in R&D+i, specifically in the sphere of critical safety systems, CAF Signalling backs ongoing innovation and client-based solutions.

- High levels of signage engineering know-how, necessary to undertake turn-key projects for railway signalling.

- Major skills to manage and implement complex projects, backed by the support of its parent company, CAF, and the proven experience on-hand within the group in the field of the railways.

CAF Signalling is staffed by a young human, skilful, dynamic and committed human team geared towards the aims of the company and its clients.

CAF Signalling has its own integrated quality control system, with certifications that imply the public acknowledgment of the organisation´s commitment to obtaining the very highest standards in terms of quality in its products and services.

Management team

General Manager: Aitor Berasarte. Head of Trackside R&D: Javier Rabade. On-board Business Unit: Jon Alzate. Corporate Management: Patricia Torras. Financial Management: Laura Pampín. National Management: Raúl Costa González. International Management: Javier Cano. Head of Operations and Engineering: Manuel Pardo. Head of Engineering: Fredéric Charlemagne. Purchasing Management: David Barrantes.  Safety Management: Pablo López Selas

Main products and services

Design, development, manufacture, supply, installation and maintenance of:

ERTMS solutions: ETCS level 1 and ETCS level 2 (trackside and On Board)

Electronic interlocking systems

Integrated Control Centres with CTC, Power Remote Control and Maintenance Aid.

 

Top product: SIGNALLING: AURIGA OBS - On-board ERTMS system

 

 

Activity Signalling systems and railway control.

Activities by year

Activities in 2018:   

- Maintenance of Signalling on line 3 of the Bilbao Metropolitan Railway line.

- Works execution related with the project for the modification of signalling and telecommunication systems in section Hernani-Irún. (As part of a consortium formed by CAF Signalling and Siemens)

- Commercial Revenue Service of project for the Substations Remote Control Centre (SCADA system) of Metro Valparaiso. Client Merval.

- Maintenance for the Metro de Madrid Energy and Substations Remote Control Centre.

- Execution of works related with the project for the construction, preservation and maintenance of the installations contained in the building project for the implantation of the ERTMS   centralised protection system on the Atlantic axis of the sections: Vigo-Santiago de Compostela and Santiago de Compostela-A Coruña. (as part of a consortium formed by CAF Signalling, Alstom and Siemens).

- Maintenance of signalling and telecommunication systems in Casa Port Station, Casablanca (Morocco). Client ONCF

- ENCE/ERTMS_L1/ERTMS_L2 works execution and site testing phase of the project for the interlocking systems, train protection system, fixed telecommunications, centralised traffic control, auxiliary systems for protection and safety for the connection on the Mediterranean corridor of the High-Speed Rail line Madrid-Barcelona-French Border, section Vandellós-Camp de Tarragona. (as part of a consortium formed by Signalling, Revenga Ingenieros and FCC Industrial).

- ENCE/ERTMS_L2 works execution and start up site testing phase related with the project for the installation of the interlocking systems, train protection system, fixed telecommunications, centralised traffic control, auxiliary detection systems, GSM-R and protection and safety installations for the the High-Speed Rail line; Madrid-Levante, section Monforte del Cid-Murcia. (as part of a consortium formed by CAF Signalling, Revenga Ingenieros and FCC Industrial).

- Development of the Automatic Traction System (ATO), Control Centre and on-board ERTMS equipment for the inter-city rail line between México – Toluca, Mexico. (as part of a consortium formed by CAF, Isolux, Azvi and Thales)

- Maintenance of the Power Remote Control system of the Madrid Metropolitan Railway.

- Maintenance of the trackside signalling, detectors system, CTC and back-up CTC, as part of the section of the Albacete-Alicante High-Speed Rail line.

- Phase 2 execution and ERTMS L1 site testing on the project for the implantation of the signalling system and ERTMS level 1 on the line between Pamukova-Köseköy in Turkey. Cliente TCDD.

- Services for signalling maintenance provided to ADIF – DAMERCO

- Services for system maintenance provided to SCADA in Chile for Metro (Merval) and the Railways (EFE).

- Execution of the project for the replacement of the Train Tracking System and Local Operator Posts – La Roca Line. ADIF SE Argentina.

- Commercial Revenue Service of ETCS on board equipment in Netherlands.
Customer NS.

- Awarding of ETCS L1 + ATO on board equipment for New Zeland. Customer Auckland Transport.

- Awarding of the Project for removing the telephone blocking between Buñol and Utiel. Customer ADIF.

Innovations

Innovations in 2018:  

- Participation ongoing in the IN2RAIL project, focused on new technologies for control centre standardization.

- Participation ongoing in the X2Rail-1 project, first of several projects in which the Shift2Rail programme is structured. CAF Signalling takes part in all work packages.

- Participation ongoing in the X2Rail-2 project, second of several projects in which the Shift2Rail programme is structured. CAF Signalling takes part in all work packages.

- Participation in SAFEPOWER project, in which new architectures and technologies for low power safety-critical applications are being researched.

Areas Spain, Brazil, Bulgaria, Chile, Egypt, India, Morocco, Mexico, Taiwan, Turkey, Netherlands, New Zeland, Argentina, United Kingdom.

Certifications Certifications: Quality Standards and Environment:
- Safety Management System: EN50126 and Construction Regulations (UE) 402/2013.
- Quality Management System: ISO/TS 22163:2017 (IRIS rev. 03) and ISO 9001:2015
- R&D+I Management System: UNE 166002:2014
- Environmental Management System: ISO 14001:2015
- Occupational Health and Safety in the Workplace Management System: OHSAS 18001:2007

Activities Mechanical construction, Auxiliary mechanical equipment, Maintenance, Signalling, Telecommunication.
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