October 2013

The re-certification of IRIS 02 standards could be achieved again with the parent company Railtec Systems LLC (Duration: 2013-2016). The re-certification could be passed with an even better result this time. We are proud to have received this award for the high quality of our work and feel encouraged in the way we go.

October 2012

Successful participation at InnoTrans in Berlin with own stand.
(together with Railtec Systems Ltd.)


Presentation of our new Productfamily „MEDUSA“, which is a modular setup of a passenger information system, that can be extended step by step and has interfaces to all systems available on the market:

- Mobile communication
- Entertainment and information
- Display and screens
- Universal interfaces
- Security and surveillance
- Audio and announcements

We support our customers in finding technically and economically optimal solutions, both for new vehicles and in modernisation and retrofit projects, where special adaptations to existing systems are required.


June 2011

Ortics Ltd. and their partner EKE Elektronics delivered a comprehensive passenger information system MEDUSA to the consortium MTTRENS ind São Paolo, Brazil. The trains are in operation in the São Paulo Metro Line 3. The commissioning of the first trains was done in close cooperation with EKE and MTTRENS on site in Brazil.

The delivered system consists out of the following MEDUSA modules:

- Interior and exterior displays and indicators
- PA Audio
- Communication
- MMI driver displays
- PIS Controller
and further accessories.

Beside the used PA system which supports automatic and manual passenger information, the system also supports a special communication system with  selective call forwarding (via VoIP / SIP) and supports the communication with driverless vehicles for the future.

In addition, the delivered system supports interfaces for voice over IP as well as radio technology to further enhance security for the communications.

An Ethernet backbone with a bandwidth of 1GB ensures reliable data transmission inside the vehicles.


October 2010

Ortics Ltd. and Railtec Systems Ltd. just finalized successfull the Re-Certification and at the same time the Certification for the IRIS 02 standard!

   IRIS = International Railway Industry Standard

This is an important step in our young history and also an important base for quality management of projects in the railway technology!


October 2010

Ortics Ltd. succesfully completed their first exhibition at the Innotrans 2010.
Many visitors were attracted and enthused by the new, modular Passenger Information System.


September 2010

The Ortics Ltd. exhibits at InnoTrans in Berlin from 21 until 24.09.2010.
The booth is a joint venture with Railtec Systems Ltd. and is located in Hall 2.2, 210th.
One of the highlights of the exhibition is a collection of the most important modules  of the passenger information system from OrticsLtd.. They are located in a car of the MOB (Montreux Oberland Bahn, also known as Golden Pass Services). All modules of the overall system are shown and explained to interested parties on the booth of Ortics Ltd..

July 2010

The Ortics Ltd. is working flat out to get already in 2010, the certifications of ISO9001 and for IRIS Certification. This is important to fullfill the strict quality requirements in the rail market.

July 2010

The Ortics Ltd. officially starts its operation on 1 July 2010 and takes off. Some ongoing projects for passenger information are passed on from Railtec Systems Ltd. to the Ortics Ltd. as a specialist for those systems. Technology, engineering and production are done by Railtec Systems Ltd..

June 2010

Ortics is founded as a 100% subsidiary of Railtec Systems Ltd..

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