World class control and display solutions

Our reputation for engineering excellence is what sets our solutions apart from our competition.

Your world

Our innovative control and display solutions improve operational performance to keep the rail and energy sectors running smoothly.

We create inspirational ergonomic control room solutions for critical infrastructure around the world - from power stations and rail regional operating centres to the National Grid in the UK.

Our automated control panel solutions work hard for critical infrastructure, including rail networks and global energy industries.

We design, build, install and commission proven mimic panel display solutions providing robust, reliable in service performance for the rail and energy sectors. Our mimic displays simulate the layout of railway signalling and points systems, as well as power station distribution, using small indicator lamps to display the selected state of the circuits.

  • We have installed 193 Driver Only Operation CCTV cameras across London's new Elizabeth line

  • High Definition CCTV cameras watch over Network Rail bridges 24/7/365

  • Retractable Mounting Systems (RMS) installed on Crossrail stations enable maintenance of DOO CCTV cameras at platform level

  • Network Rail bridges are monitored remotely using our CCTV bridge-strike technology

We use our knowledge and experience to develop new solutions for monitoring safety and security from a discreet distance.

Our smart Remote Condition Monitoring solutions combine CCTV, sensor technology, mobile and wireless communications to keep a watchful eye on valuable assets and issue alerts when compromised. Our solutions include:

  • flood
  • landslip
  • avalanche
  • temperature
  • bridge-strike.
Our control and display solutions are an integral part of your experience whenever you travel by rail. We never stand still, always looking to the future with new solutions for tomorrow's smart stations.

L.B. Foster Control & Display Solutions’ comprehensive range of passenger information solutions includes innovations such as our mobile, wireless disruption management totem which delivers essential travel information anywhere it is needed. Our inspirational Customer Information System (CIS) solutions keep your world moving, including our dynamic overview displays and LED displays.

Mobile disruption information totem

Inform is L.B. Foster's fully wireless, all-weather, Section 12 compliant, high definition video displays. Produced for MTR Crossrail to provide disruption information to London Underground passengers.

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Paul Parkinson Head of Control & Display Solutions

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Smartstations by L.B. Foster

Personalised, consistent, real-time information to wherever and whenever the customer needs it. Delivered by pioneering technology, keeping passengers informed and connected.

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