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Esri collaborates with RB rail as to build sustainable rail infrastructure in EU

By GeoConnexion - 2nd November 2022 - 21:13

The 870 kilometers of Rail Baltica are divided into several sections across each of the three Baltic countries: Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania. An ongoing electric rail infrastructure project in the region, Rail Baltica’s purpose is to provide sustainable passenger and freight service between participating countries and improve rail connections between central and northern Europe. To help engineers plan, construct, and manage maintenance tasks to make improvements, RB Rail AS and Esri, the global provider of location intelligence, have signed an enterprise agreement to integrate geographic information system (GIS) software across all project units. The holistic geographic approach that the new GIS system will bring also allows railway personnel to make necessary adjustments in near real time and plan routes to be less environmentally impactful.

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