Urban centers over the globe are confronted with growing transportation volumes. Thales in the U.S. offers a wide range of rail signaling solutions and integrated transportation systems, to ensure safe and secure transportation of goods and people. Located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Thales Transport & Security Inc. is involved in a number of transportation, security and rail programs.
Thales Transport & Security belongs to the Thales business line that has been providing the world’s leading Communications-Based Train Control (CBTC) solution for the better part of 30 years. As the pioneering innovator of the moving block concept as well as the transmission-based train control technique, Thales has implemented CBTC systems in more than 20 cities around the globe. The company has customized its CBTC technology to more than a dozen different types of passenger carrying vehicles, making the Thales CBTC solution the most revenue proven and application-diverse technology in the world. Thales is also a leading supplier of transport communications, SCADA, fare collection, and operations security applications.