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The Metrom Rail AURA Collision Avoidance System (CAS) is designed to safeguard railway work equipment and operators by detecting spacing of work vehicles to a resolution of just inches. The system offers the flexibility of operator-defined detection and alarm criteria, with integrated, expandable hardware options and the ability to function in all environments and terrain – even tunnels.
AURA CAS also offers several productivity tool options, such as: location tracking, key machine function monitoring, and remote data reporting (spreadsheet or custom database) capabilities.
The system is designed for installation into current legacy equipment, and also new vehicles from the production floor.
Features a 2 x 16 alpha numeric display for messages and programming, numeric displays of following distances both front and rear, variable audio feedback for alarms, indicator lights for alarm conditions, tactile feedback control panel, contained within an aluminum housing.
Utilizing sealed automotive grade connectors, the UIM, TSM and 2.4 GHz radio interface with this main control module which is mounted within the cab of the vehicle. This module also contains expansion ports for connection to work vehicle sensor inputs which can be utilized for productivity measurements.
Located on the roof of the work vehicle, this module contains the Ultra Wide Band (UWB) radio system, and GPS modules. Constructed of aluminum and specific molded Radome materials, this module is installed upon a modular base which can accommodate all vehicles and mounting locations.