Invensys Case Study

Invensys Rail engaged K. J. Ross & Associates to establish testing practices within a safety-critical space. Download the PDF version of this case study here.

PROJECT OVERVIEW

Invensys Rail is a multinational leader in providing state-of-the-art softwarebased signalling, communication and control systems that enable the operation of trains in mainline and mass transit networks across the world Invensys Australia has engaged K. J. Ross & Associates (KJ Ross) for over 10 years to establish testing practices within the safety-critical space.

SOLUTION

K. J. Ross has performed more than 1900 hours of testing services in two main safety critical areas:

Automatic Train Protection System

KJ Ross performs planning, test design,unit testing, execution and automation of functional tests for the AutomaticTrain Protection system. This Software Simulator was developed to reduce testing against hardware simulator and track based testing.

Automation Tool

KJ Ross has developed an automation tool which executes from a selection of over 250,000 test cases on demand against a railway Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) safetycritical monitoring system.

For Key Outcomes, please download the PDF version of this case study here.