GSM-R Radio Training Simulator

Multipulse - a leading supplier to the UK rail industry - came to Microsec to partner their development of a next generation GSM-R radio training simulator.

Using the hardware specifications of the physical radio as a model, coupled with briefing and training from the Network Rail training team, Microsec produced a modern, intuitive training system with the following features.

UWP application running on Surface Pro tablets.

Up to 6 trainees and one trainer connected to each other via wifi.

Standalone operation - no need for customer infrastructure.

Dedicated wifi network.

Faithful represenation of the GSM-R radio behaviour -
Screen display
Two-way voice communication between participants
PTT communication
Emergency procedure behaviour
A lightweight system, packing down into a single case for easy transport by a single person.

“The reaction to the new application from our field-based users has been very positive, and we can see the potential to grow what is our flagship service business on the back of this new product."

Customer Testimonial