Updated: Aug 21, 2018

ERSAT EAV
ERTMS on SATELLITE – Enabling Application Validation

Background & Objectives

The ERSAT EAV proposal is relevant to the work programme for the exploitation of the space infrastructure, in particular prioritising the EGNSS uptake for the rail sector, fostering the competition and the innovation of the European space and rail industry and research community, and enhancing in parallel the strong coordination and synergy with the specific sector of European Railways and the main actors involved, building-up a system cantered to the ERTMS platform and able to bring to the ERTMS the “competitivity-dividend” of the satellite promises, linked with the enormous opportunity of the local and regional lines in Europe that represent about 50% of the total railways length.

Market application: 
Coordinator: 
Giovanni Bocchetti
ANSALDO STS S.p.A.
VIA PAOLO MANTOVANI 3-5
16151 Genova
Italy
GSA Project Officer: 
Daniel Lopour
Total Cost: 
5 536 255 €
EU Contributions: 
4 252 450 €
Project Call: 
H2020 – Galileo 1st Call
Contract Number: 
640747
Partners
RETE FERROVIARIA ITALIANA
DB NETZ AG
Germany
DLR (Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt)
Germany
ASOCIACION CENTRO TECNOLOGICO CEIT-IK4
Spain
ESSP
France
ASSTRA-ASSOCIAZIONE TRANSPORTI
Italy
Radiolabs
Italy
Sogei-societa Generale D'informatica Spa
Italy
Telespazio S.p.A.
Italy
Trenitalia – Direzione Generale Operativa Logistica
Italy
UB
Italy