Kaelus Wins Swedish Transportation Contract

MAR 26, 2015

Centennial, CO USA March 26, 2015 - Kaelus announced today that Trafikverket, Sweden’s transportation administration, has awarded Kaelus a three-year contract as the supplier of its state-of-the-art mitigation filters for Trafikverket’s GSM-R network.  Minimizing signal interference is vital to providing a robust and safe communications network for passengers and the transportation system infrastructure.  The Kaelus RF Interference Filters offer excellent suppression of extraneous signal interference, enabling increased signal strength to meet the ever-expanding passenger requirement for data throughput without affecting the safe and consistent flow of rail traffic.

 “Kaelus is excited about this partnership.” said Brian DuPell, President of Kaelus, “Trafikverket is committed to the customer experience and safety of Sweden’s rail passengers, and we are pleased that Kaelus will be a part of that commitment. Our RF Interference Filters were able to meet the stringent requirements set forth by Trafikverket and will provide outstanding and consistent performance in the years ahead.”

For additional information please contact Kaelus or your Kaelus representative.


About Kaelus

Kaelus, www.kaelus.com, a Smiths Microwave company, is a recognized leader in PIM test instruments, DAS point of interface solutions, cell-site filters, combiners and tower mounted amplifiers. Kaelus was formed by the combination of Summitek, Triasx PTY Ltd., Allrizon Communications, and the Telecom division of TRAK Microwave Ltd.  This heritage and combined experience allows Kaelus to excel by developing technically differentiated offerings improving network performance. 

About Smiths Microwave

Smiths Microwave, www.smithsmicrowave.com, is a leading provider of components, sub-assemblies, antennas and systems solutions, primarily for defense and aerospace applications, and solutions that test, filter and process high-frequency signals for wireless telecommunication networks.

As a family of brands, Kaelus, Radio Waves, TECOM, TRAK, LORCH, TRAK Limited, Millitech, EMC Technology and Florida RF Labs provide exacting solutions for antenna systems for the military and commercial aerospace, transceivers, frequency sources, timing systems, component applications, and a wide range of innovative RF and Microwave solutions for the wireless telecommunications sector.

Alongside Smiths Connectors and Smiths Power, Smiths Microwave is part of the Smiths Interconnect division of Smiths Group, www.smiths.com, a global leader in applying advanced technologies for markets in threat and contraband detection, energy, medical devices, communications and engineered components. Smiths Group employs more than 23,500 people in over 50 countries.

Kaelus media contact:

Paul Olstad – Global Marketing

Tel.:  +1-303-768-8080