Rules for the consist and braking of international freight trains

Start: 2016-01-1

End: 2018-12-31

Project code: 2016/RSF/496

Project director: Marc ANTONI

Project manager: Sophie SERODON

Problem to solve:

  • Improvement and harmonisation of cross-border traffic for more profitable freight business.
  • Valorization of the TRAINDY software for the calculations and the validation of the extended freight train configurations.


  • Accessibility to standardised Freight train configurations for international traffic.
  • Unique reference document availability usable for the authorisation procedure.
  • Reduction of time in the border crossing and simplification/unification of the necessary custom documentation
  • Extension of the use of the TRAINDY software to the optimisation of train composition
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