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AMA won SmartRail Awards 2017!

AMA XpertEye, member of the French Tech Hub Community, won Smart Rail Innovation Awards 2017 in the category Operational Performance Innovation of the year 2017!

Smart Rail is a global series of rail technology exhibitions and congress’, that bring together over 1000 rail and metro innovators, strategic leaders, project managers and technical specialists from across the industry to drive innovation, establish best practice and develop an efficient, reliable and competitive network.

This year took place their second annual Innovation Awards, that aimed at supporting and promoting innovation that will make a positive difference for the rail and metro industry.

4 categories were announced in 2017:

  • Public Transport App of the Year
  • Passenger Innovation of the Year
  • Project of the Year
  • and Operational Performance Innovation of the year 2017, won by AMA for their Smart-glasses for rail workers that could tremendously improve the efficiency and management of rail networks.

The two other finalists in this last category were Glow New Media (Rail Commander App and Command Dashboard) and Transmission Dynamics (Pantograph Collision Assessment System)

“Everyone at AMA is overwhelmed on receiving the Smart Rail Europe Awards in the Operational Performance Innovation of the year category. It is for us a true achievement and a tremendous recognition of our work and product: Xpert Eye, a videoconferencing solution for smart glasses. With this award, we intend to develop our activities in the rail industry and continue improving maintenance effectiveness.” – Thomas Waendendries, AMA Europe Director.


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