The First international videoconference between the JSC "Russian Railways" and the national company of French Railways (SNCF) took place on the September, 4, chaired by Senior Vice-President of JSC "Russian Railways" V.A. Gapanovich.
Head of Management of large international projects SNCF Hervé le Kaneko represented videoconference participants on the French side.
The conference focused on the following issues: infrastructure management, infrastructure maintenance during the winter and diagnostics. Special attention was paid to the diagnosis of the infrastructure on the example of diagnostic complexes.
At the conference on the Russian side presented a report about the experience of practical use of the diagnostic complex "ERA" for problem solving of analysis of condition of the railroad facilities and planning of repairs (Author: I.K. Mikhalkin).
On the French side there was a report about the use of the measuring train «IRIS 320" for the control of high-speed lines condition.