Mobile Disruption Information Display
When travellers experience disruption and delays on the railways it’s a source of constant irritation, especially when there’s no way of finding helpful information quickly. That’s where Inform by L.B. Foster comes into its own.
“We needed an information solution which was portable, would work outdoors and allows us to customise information to each station. Inform by L.B. Foster met all those needs and so we’re undertaking a live trial on station.”Lisa Brown, Innovation and Development Support Manager, ARR
Passengers need to make choices where planned journeys are disrupted. L.B. Foster INFORM wireless, mobile totem allows operators to inform their customers with information at the actual point of disruption.
Unfortunately, trains do not always run on time due to unexpected events. Examples are infrastructure malfunctions, rolling stock breakdowns, accidents, and weather conditions. Such events are called disruptions.
Inform by L.B. Foster are part of a range of solutions using pioneering technology in screen display hardware & easy to use content management software.
- Disruption information in real time
- information at the point of choice
- mobile and wireless
- end to end journey information, from home to destination
- full display options and integrated feeds (Darwin etc).
Did you know?
You can connect, manage, and control the totem content with our unique app DigitalProMedia. A dedicated support line means we’re on hand to help you when you need it most.
Let’s get technical:
Did you know?
The totem is section 12 fire resistant and designed for both indoor and outdoor use. The totem is truly mobile with both secure Wifi and any network 3G/4G Connectivity. A single charge will last for up to 24 hours.
Available in 3 standard colours
*custom branded colours available on request
Live trialling for Abelio:
ARR, part of the Abellio Group, ran a live trial of our fully mobile, wireless, battery powered portable disruption management information totem at Colchester station.
Lisa Brown, Innovation and Development Support Manager at ARR explains: “Rail Replacement operations mean that ARR needs to look to provide customer information in areas of the station that would not traditionally have it, such as at service bus stops outside the station at Colchester. “We needed an information solution which was portable, would work outdoors and allows us to customise information to each station. Inform by L.B. Foster met all those needs and so we’re undertaking a live trial on station.”
What they say:
“We’ve trialed a range of different information on L.B. Foster’s mobile totem, including live departure information, wayfinding, station information and video for customers showing the improvement work which is taking place on the railway during this closure. The feedback from customers and our staff has been really positive and we’re grateful to L.B. Foster for working with us to bring this trial to fruition.”Paul O’Bentley, Business Support Manager, ARR
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