Driverless Train Safety SMART DPPS™ in Use on the Dubai Metro

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Driverless train systems are constantly growing in popularity and are bringing about huge changes in urban mass transportation. While there has been some degree of automation on rail networks for decades, the current trend towards fully automated and driverless networks shows no signs of hitting the buffers. Many of the new metro networks currently under construction around the world are embracing driverless trains and all the advantages they bring.These include improved capacity through tighter scheduling, more predictable running times and automated detection of faults and failures.

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