HUBER+SUHNER to Provide Next Gen Wi-Fi Services on TGV Trains

first_imgHUBER+SUHNER and ENGIE INEO have signed a framework agreement to equip 140 Train à Grande Vitesse (TGV) trains with next gen Wi-Fi services. Until 2018, HUBER+SUHNER will supply all required passive components for the world’s first broadband passenger Wi-Fi network on high-speed trains with ENGIE INEO speeds of up to 300km/h. The contract also includes an option to equip another 160 trains in 2017-2018.HUBER+SUHNER will provide all of the required passive components for broadband passenger Wi-Fi on the TGV fleet.  The components needed for the communication networks will be delivered as separate kits for each train. The kits will include RADOX® Fiber Optic Q-ODC Assemblies, preassembled RADOX® Radio Frequency Cables, SENCITY® Antennas, RADOX® Railcat CAT7 data-bus cables and RADOX® Power Cables. Also at the request of the rail company SNCF, the products comply with the EN 45545-2 standard for fire safety, EN 50121 for electrical safety and EN 61373, which impose strict requirements for vibration and impact resistance.The first commercial journey of the modernized TGV trains took place in December 2016. This was the first time passengers were able to use a broadband Wi-Fi network in a train at speeds of up to 300 km/h.last_img read more

Iloilo nets 6 more golds in Batang Pinoy arnis

first_img[av_one_full first min_height=” vertical_alignment=” space=” custom_margin=” margin=’0px’ padding=’0px’ border=” border_color=” radius=’0px’ background_color=” src=” background_position=’top left’ background_repeat=’no-repeat’ animation=”][av_heading heading=’Iloilo nets 6 more golds in Batang Pinoy arnis ‘ tag=’h3′ style=’blockquote modern-quote’ size=” subheading_active=’subheading_below’ subheading_size=’15’ padding=’10’ color=” custom_font=” av-medium-font-size-title=” av-small-font-size-title=” av-mini-font-size-title=” av-medium-font-size=” av-small-font-size=” av-mini-font-size=” admin_preview_bg=”]BY ADRIAN STEWART CO[/av_heading][av_textblock size=” font_color=” color=” av-medium-font-size=” av-small-font-size=” av-mini-font-size=” admin_preview_bg=”]ILOILO made a push in the Visayas leg of the Batang Pinoy on Tuesday night with two arnis athletes contributing six gold medals in Dumaguete City.Nathaniel Balajadia won three in elementary boys’ 7-8 years old category. Jerome Abello had the same number of golds in the secondary. Roj Miguel Haro and Scyros Gardose bagged a silver medal each in pencak silat while Joseph Tacapan settled for bronze. Rare Hartha de Anas also contributed a bronze in karatedo.Iloilo currently had 15 gold, 15 silver and 17 bronze medals from arnis (10-9-13 gold-silver-bronze), pencak silat (5-6-3) and karatedo (0-0-1). The Ilonggos were still expected to raise their medal haul when taekwondo begins.Aklanon swimmer Jennuel Boon de Leon chipped in two more gold medals after ruling the boys 12 and Under 200m freestyle and 200m butterfly at the Lorenzo G. Teves Aqua Center.Bacolod City, meanwhile, continued to take home gold medals in athletics. Bea Delotavo topped the 100m hurdles and Klyde Montalvo ruled the 2000m walkathon.For claiming the overall championship in swimming, Aklan moved up to fourth place in the medal tally with 14 gold, eight silver and five bronze medals, while Bacolod had 12 gold, eight silver and 13 bronze medals./PN[/av_textblock][/av_one_full]last_img read more