CHURROS Short-listed in European Rail Congress Awards

    30th July 2013 - Tessella – an international provider of science powered analytics, consulting and technology services - announced it has been short listed in the Excellence in Technology at European Rail Congress 2013 proving Tessella's track record for introducing innovative solutions into the Transport Industry.

    Built in close collaboration with long term valued client Southern, the system dubbed CHURROS is the natural evolution of the award winning TAPAS rolling stock condition and performance improvement software. CHURROS uses on-train black-box data to build detailed profiles of driver behaviour, allowing long term adverse trends to be spotted early and acted upon. Assessors build a comprehensive, balanced picture out of a wide range of assessments covering, amongst others, appropriate speed selection, accuracy of platform stops, and smooth and energy efficient technique.