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LNWR Heritage joins RETB

Comms Design would like to welcome London & North Western Railway Heritage Company ( into the RETB Next Generation family with the fitment of their first vehicles with RETB Next Gen in-Cab equipment. LNWR have recently had 2 Class 47 locos and one Black 5 Steam loco fitted for RETB use. Further fitments are planned …

Institution of Railway Signal Engineers Annual Dinner

Annual Dinner – Glasgow 8th Nov 2018 Thanks to our partners Unipart Rail & Park Signalling for inviting us to the IRSE Scottish Section Technical paper and Annual Dinner in Glasgow – 8th November 2018 – Marriot Hotel 500 Argyle St, Glasgow G3 8RR

AfricaRail 2018

Africa Rail 2018 – We will be attending the Africa Rail Conference & Exhibition, June 12th-13th , Sandton Conference Centre, Sandton Johannesburg South Africa. If you would like to discuss our low-cost in-cab railway signalling solutions, please get in touch.

Cab Equipment Test Set for RETB now available

Comms Design is delighted to announce the availability of a new test equipment product in the RETB Next Generation product line. This useful new test set allows the go/no-go assessment of in-cab assets in a depot environment to provide speedy diagnosis and fault-finding. If you would like a Cab Equipment Test Set to support your …

AfricaRail 2017

Africa Rail 2017 – We will be attending the Africa Rail Conference & Exhibition, June 13th-14th , Sandton Conference Centre, Sandton Johannesburg South Africa. If you would like to talk to us about low-cost in-cab signalling on remote rail routes, please get in touch.

Railtex 2017

Railtex 2017 – Come and see our RETB Next Generation equipment on the Multipulse tradestand Birmingham NEC 9th-11th May 2017

Comms Design appointed 3rd-line Support Organisation for Network Rail

Comms Design Ltd is very proud to have been appointed as the 3rd-line Support Organisation for the RETB Next Generation System in the UK. We will be assisting our rail partners with spares & repairs provision as well as technical support to keep this important asset running smoothly in the field for many years to …

Innotrans 2016 – meet Comms Design

Innotrans 2016 We will be attending the Innotrans International Rail Exhibition 20-23rd September – Messe, Messedamm 22, D-14055 Berlin Germany If you’d like to talk to us about RETB Next Generation Low-Cost In-Cab Signalling, please get in touch.

Comms Design at MetroRail 2016

Comms Design visited MetroRail 2016 today. Lots of interesting new tech and big data ideas on show. It’s easy to see where Comms Design signalling innovations can help drive safety and efficiency on under-used rail networks.

RETB Next Generation fixed sites go live in Scotland

The first fixed radio base station sites have gone live on the West Highland Line in Scotland, as part of the RETB ‘Next Generation’ renewal project. Comms Design’s modular base station equipment is being installed at over 50 sites, serving both the West Highland and Far North Line. The new sites, in conjunction with CDL’s …