Siemens Convergence Creators Supplies GSM-R Dispatchers for UAE Railways
VIENNA, Austria, February 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ –
Siemens Convergence Creators has been selected by Selex ES as the main supplier of
GSM-R dispatchers for the new UAE railway network to be completed in 2017. It will connect
urban and industrial areas of the United Arab Emirates and open up new pathways to Saudi
Arabia and Oman.
The GSM-R dispatchers will be deployed to provide seamless and reliable communication
along the 266 km Habshan/Ruwais section of the railway line. Selex ES will take care of
the smooth integration of the GSM-R system with the railway infrastructure.
Siemens Convergence Creators’ solutions for railways include also network management
and billing systems, quality assurance and control, as well as an infotainment system. The
package is made complete with specialized services, such as installation and commissioning
of multi-vendor systems, as well as network performance monitoring and optimization.
“With its GSM-R products and services Siemens Convergence Creators is committed to
deliver innovative solutions as well as establishing a collaboration with Selex ES. We are
looking forward to a long and productive relationship with Selex ES,” said Vincent Sabot,
COO of Siemens Convergence Creators.
About Siemens Convergence Creators
Siemens Convergence Creators Ltd., headquartered in Vienna, provides its customers
with turnkey solutions and services in the fields of communication networks, service and
customer management, public safety and security, multimedia infotainment, as well as
aerospace technology. In fiscal 2011, Siemens Convergence Creators had about 2000
employees at 19 locations in nine countries: Austria, China, Croatia, Czech Republic,
Germany, Hungary, India, Romania and Slovakia.
The company supplies more than 70 countries with communication and media products and
solutions. Among the most important customers are the top players in their respective
industrial sectors, i.e. telecommunications, media (TV, publishing houses), transport
(cruise ships, railways, aircraft manufacturers, airlines and airports), space, public
safety (action forces) and energy (wind power, oil and gas).
About Selex ES
Selex ES, a Finmeccanica company, is an international leader in electronic and
information technologies for defense systems, aerospace, data, infrastructures, land
security and protection and sustainable smart solutions. From the design, development and
production of state-of-the-art equipment, software and systems to life support, Selex ES
partners with its customers to deliver the information superiority required to act
decisively, complete missions and maintain security and protection for operational
Mag. Enrico Filusch Vice President Marketing & Communications Siemens Convergence Creators GmbH CEE RC-AT CVC MK&CC Gudrunstrasse 11 1101 Wien, Osterreich Tel.: +43-51707-45116 Mobil: +43-664-8011745116 mailto: email@example.com
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