Against the backdrop of the current debate on the implementation of industry 4.0 solutions EPHY-MESS GmbH together with its long-term business partner HARTING Technology Group developed a new and innovative RFID sensor concept for the railway industry. The extremely robust RFID system by HARTING in combination with the advanced sensor technology of EPHY-MESS realizes a reliable and responsive security system. The digital radio technology eliminates the use of expensive cable connections and their costly installation and maintenance. In operations the system replaces time intensive manual and visual inspections, further it reduces downtimes and increases availability. Additionally, it facilitates a predictive maintenance and helps to prevent damage to bogie components such as wheel set bearings, gears or traction.
Exhibitor: EPHY-MESS GmbH