Innovation and Networks Executive Agency

ERTMS 2013-BE-60013-P 

Development of the ETCS Baseline 3 cab signalling system on driving cab I11


The project covers the prototype development of one "I11" train cab with ETCS Level 2, Baseline 3. It also includes field and off-site tests to demonstrate compatibility between the on-board equipment and Belgian and Luxemburgish ERTMS-equipped lines where these carriages are in operation currently.


The results of the tests will be communicated to the European Railway Agency (ERA).


Following the completion of the project applications for putting the vehicles in service will be submitted to the National Safety Authorities (NSAs) of the countries concerned.



State of progress on 31 December 2014:
The definition of the requirements has been completed. The supply of the ETCS equipment is in progress.




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Total project cost covered by this Decision:


Percentage of EU support:  


Works: 50%

EU contribution: 




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Implementation schedule:

Start date: January 2014

End date: December 2015


Beneficiary & Implementing body:

 NMBS/SNCB (NV van publiek recht/SA de droit public)


Additional information:

 Coordinator’s Report of the Priority Project

 European Commission, DG MOVE

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