Online Monitoring of Train Pantographs and Overhead Lines

Title of I&T Wish Online Monitoring of Train Pantographs and Overhead Lines
(REF : W-0018)
Project Summary and Challenges

The project aims to develop an online monitoring system for train pantographs (including carbon strips) and overhead lines in a bid to enhance railway safety.

The online system should monitor the dynamic performance and interaction of overhead line and pantograph. Once an abnormal condition is detected, early warning will be given.

Expected Outcome To monitor the condition of train pantograph and overhead line to improve railway safety.
Expected Project Duration 8 months
Contact Information

Contact Person: Mr Ho Wai Yip

Position: Senior Engineer

Tel: 2808 3763

Email: howy@emsd.gov.hk

Project Deliverables

Development of an online monitoring system for train pantographs and overhead lines