R&D

Achievement of qualification requirements for institution to participate in national
R&D and major project research development business

Participation in project procurement of major ordering agencies including Public Procurement Service
by carrying out national R&D and major project research development in recognition of independent department
exclusively for research and developmen of various affiliated businesses in accordance with external
environment changes

  • - Railroad technology R&D and technical advisory service
  • - Knowledge-based service of independent R&D Dept.
  • - Technical asset configuration management
R&D Service Overview table
R&D Service Overview
Major Business
  • - Own technology development for field site of driverless railway operation.
  • - National R&D for driverless operation technology.
  • - Consulting service for operation and test of train control system.
  • - Localization of driverless train parts.
  • - Intellectual property management for technology patent, copyright registration, technology data.
  • - Research for new technology and R&D trend.
  • - Management of measuring instrument calibration.
History of Technology
Research Center

2013

08
  • Establishment of research development team
10
  • Technical consulting service with KRRI (Korea Railroad Research Institute)
    + Analysis on operating requirements for practical application of KRTCS
        (Korean Radio Based Train Control System)

2014

02
  • Technical service with KR (Korea Rail Network Authority)
    + Analysis on operating requirements for practical application of KRTCS
        (Korean Radio Based Train Control System)
12
  • Agreement on National R&D project with KAIA
    (Korea Agency for Infrastructure Technology Advancement)
    + Interoperability research of radio based train control system

2015

08
  • Technical service of with Hyundai Rotem
    + Comprehensive performance test of Shinbundang Line extended phase
        (Jeongja station ~ Gwanggyo station)
11
  • Publication of the first Korean glossary on CBTC (Copyright registration)
    ※ CBTC : Communication based train control)

2016

07
  • Technical service to KRRI(Korea Railroad Research Institute)
    + Analysis on maintenance system for urban railway train parts
        and real train test for wireless measurement system
09
  • Establishment of research and development center (Approved by KOITA)

2017

06
  • Technical service to Ministry of SMEs and Startups
    + IRU(Interface Relay Unit) localization and performance improvement
        for railway control system device
  • Self-development of setting and verification software for wireless
    communication module

2018

04
  • Agreement on National R&D project with KAIA
    (Korea Agency for Infrastructure technology Advancement)
    + Study on alternative technology development of core technology of train
        control system and track circuit function for ETCS Level3 type high-speed
        railway for automatic train operation
        ※ ETCS : European Train Control System
08
  • Self-development of OCC system support software for prevention of human
    error in driverless railway operation(Copyright registration)
12
  • Participation award(3rd place) on 2019 Railway Safety Innovation Competition
    at Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport error in driverless
    railway operation(Copyright registration)

2019

01
  • Own technology development for field site of driverless railway operation
    (Jan. 2 ~ Oct. 31)
    + Study on air conditioning and heating system on train with IoT technology
        for customer satisfaction(Patent application)
    + Study on energy-saving method
    + Study on obstruction detect sensor maintenance method of PSD
    + study on software self-development of automatic “arc location“
        searching technology on contact wire