Prorail in talks with Dutch ministry over GSM-R

Wednesday 26 September 2012 | 09:54 CET | News
Dutch rail manager ProRail will not, for the moment, start any legal action against spectrum regulator Agentschap Telecom, AutomatiseringGids reported. The rail manager is in talks with the ministry of economic affairs after warning that the new mobile licenses could cause interference problems with the railway's GSM-R communication network. The frequency auction begins on 31 October, with no authorisation modifications allowed at this late stage.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

We hope you've enjoyed your free articles. Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.


Already registered?

Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Agentschap Telecom
Countries: Netherlands
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Dutch govt investigating GSM-R interference

Published 05 Apr 2013 10:04 CET | Netherlands
The Dutch ministries of economic affairs and of infrastructure and the environment are investigating GSM-R and the problem of ...

Dutch ministries look closely at GSM-caused GSM-R problems

Published 15 Oct 2012 10:48 CET | Netherlands
Rail traffic has caused interference with mobile telephony in many places around the Netherlands, the ministries of traffic and ...

BT en ProRail sluiten contract voor datacenterdiensten

Published 09 Oct 2012 10:43 CET | Netherlands
BT heeft een contract gesloten met railinfrastructuurbeheerder ProRail. Het contract behelst het onderbrengen van ...

Prorail overlegt met EL&I over GSM-R

Published 26 Sep 2012 09:36 CET | Netherlands
Prorail ziet voorlopig af van juridische stappen tegen het Agentschap Telecom, meldt AutomatiseringGids. Het spoorbedrijf ...

Rail communication at risk from 4G - ProRail

Published 08 Sep 2012 10:18 CET | Netherlands
Dutch rail manager ProRail has told NOS News that stronger masts for smartphones could put rail communication communication at ...

Data networks revenues in business market down 17 percent y-o-y
Netherlands  |  2016 Q2

Calendar   /   Industry Events

23 Oct Iran ICT Forum
24 Oct MTN Q3 trading update
24 Oct Knowles Q3 2016
24 Oct T-Mobile US Q3 2016
24 Oct The Tech Expo 2016
24 Oct Broadband Forum meeting
24 Oct Intel Capital Global Summit
25 Oct Akamai Technologies Q3 2016
25 Oct Millicom Q3 2016
25 Oct Apple fiscal Q4
25 Oct Corning Q3 2016
25 Oct Telefonica Brasil Q3 2016
25 Oct Orange Q3 2016
25 Oct Sprint fiscal Q2
25 Oct AT&T Q3 2016
25 Oct HTC Q3 2016
25 Oct CME Q3 2016
25 Oct Juniper Networks Q3 2016
25 Oct Pandora Q3 2016
25 Oct RingCentral Q3 2016
25 Oct CES Unveiled Paris
25 Oct FinTech Expo 2016
25 Oct Digital TV Central and Eastern Europe
26 Oct Infinera Q3 2016
26 Oct Telefonica Deutschland Q3 2016
26 Oct Telenor Q3 2016
26 Oct Comcast Q3 2016
26 Oct F5 Networks fiscal Q4
26 Oct Logitech fiscal Q2
26 Oct Megacable Q3 2016
::: More Calendar Items