Railway, transport, power and automation engineering services from ACTES Bernard

We provide engineering services in the fields of railway engineering, traffic engineering, power engineering and automation technology. Our services range from conceptual studies to implementation – with the objective of realizing sustainable solutions professionally.
We achieve this through the high quality of our services and the interdisciplinary cooperation within the BERNARD Group. Our clients include transport service companies, road and rail infrastructure operators, power supply units and grid operators, emergency services and civil protection organizations as well as industrial companies and public authorities.


Railway engineering

The expansion of high-performance railway lines and urban rail transport in Europe and around the world is progressing rapidly. We deliver comprehensive consulting, design and supervision services in the railway technical equipment sector. We specialize in:

  • Overhead lines and conductor rails
  • Earthing and current return circuits
  • Depot and railway station equipment
  • Transaction power distribution
  • Signaling systems
  • Safety systems for railway crossings
  • Data transfer infrastructure
  • Control systems / control centers
  • European Train Control System (ETCS)
  • GSM-R
  • Train monitoring checkpoints

Electrical operating systems

The increasing traffic levels on priority and urban road networks place great demands on technical systems to facilitate smooth traffic flow. We provide consulting, design and monitoring services for technical traffic infrastructure equipment. We specialize in:

  • Traffic light systems
  • Traffic control systems
  • Tunnel safety systems
  • Emergency systems
  • Traffic surveillance
  • Tunnel radio systems
  • Ventilation
  • Tunnel control and instrumentation technology
  • Lighting
  • Video systems
  • Data networks
  • Toll systems
  • Environmental data tracking

Power engineering

A reliable electrical power supply is a prerequisite for the safe operation of infrastructure and industrial plants all over the world. We provide consulting, design and monitoring services in the field of electrical plant equipment. We specialize in:

  • Power plants
  • Transmission lines
  • High-voltage direct current transmission (HVDC)
  • Switch gears
  • Rectifier stations
  • Converter stations
  • Loading technology for motor vehicles
  • Accumulators and hydrogen applications
  • Power distribution
  • Uninterruptible power supply (UPS)
  • Electromagnetic compatibility
  • Electrical protection devices
  • Lightning protection

Automation technology

Automation is a key driver of innovation in the industrial and infrastructure sectors. Systems networking and intelligent control mechanisms permit safe operation of complex infrastructure. We provide consulting, design and monitoring services in the system automation sector. Our core activities are:

  • Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA)
  • Measurement and control engineering
  • Programmable logic controllers (PLC)
  • Remote control technology
  • Sensors / Actuators
  • Data transfer
  • Network technology
  • Radio systems (Tetra, GSM-R, FRMCS, etc.)
  • Control centers
  • System integration
  • Monitoring and alarm systems


ACTES Bernard GmbH – Portfolio ►

Managing Director: Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Michael Schussek

Keplerplatz 14

1100 Vienna, Austria

+43 1 8120042 303


ACTES Bernard is a member of the

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