Events

Meet us at RailTech 2022 in Utrecht, 21-23 June

Since 1997 RailTech Europe has been the international meeting place for the European infrastructure managers, suppliers, consultants and IT departments. We are exhibiting in booth 5.017 with our solutions Predge Rolling Stock and Predge Rail Infrastructure. Schedule a meeting or just swing by our booth.

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We are part of The Rise of IoT & Big Data in Rail

Please meet us at the event in Cologne on 17th & 18th May 2022. This is the perfect event to match buyer requirements with expert solutions during the rail sector’s digital evolution. We are ready to discuss how big data analytics can transform from just data to business critical decision support information. Register here

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New team member – Vanessa

This week we are happy to welcome Vanessa to the team. She has traveled a long way before joining us. Starting with birth in South Africa, she grew up in Tanzania, studied Aeronautical Engineering in The Netherlands, and took a Master’s degree in Composite materials at Luleå Technical University. After two years of research in […]

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Simo Pykälistö steps in as the new CEO

The recruitment of Simo Pykälistö was completed in December 2021. Now he is stepping in as the new CEO of Predge and succeeding Bengt Jonsson, who will continue to work with business development within the company. Simo most recently came from the role of Executive Vice President in Sectra AB and CEO of Sectra Communications […]

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Welcome Anton

Anton Groth is joining the team as our new COO. Anton has a background in the development of research systems. At his former workplace, SLU, he was head of software development and started his career as a project manager. He embraces change and strives to create continuous improvement within the company and our customers. Our […]

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Meet us at AusRail in Sydney

We will attend the AusRail conference & exhibition in Sydney 28 Feb – 02 Mar 2022. AusRAIL Plus is the largest rail rail industry event in the southern hemisphere. Hosted by the Australasian Railway Association and organised by Informa Connect, the event, brings together all facets of the rail industry under the one roof over […]

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Can Predge contribute to a greener future?

Predictive technologies and business solutions developed by Predge are inspired by a sustainability thinking owing to the UN Sustainability Development Goals while preserving flexibility and easy customization for clients’ needs. The Predge technology & solutions in the product lines Predge Rolling Stock, Predge Rail Infrastructure and Predge Conveyor, therefore lead to quantifiable outcomes addressing Goal #9 – Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure Goal #12 – […]

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Predge appoints new CEO

Luleå-based Predge AB continues its growth journey with investments in AI / Cloud/software. Predge offers services to the industry in sustainability, operational efficiency, and security. Predge AB is pleased to announce Simo Pykälistö as our new CEO. He is replacing Bengt Jonsson, who, in connection with the recently completed capital raising,  decided to take on […]

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Real Rail choose Predge as a partner

Predge has signed an agreement with Real Rail on decision support for predictive maintenance on their railway fleet. The decision support contributes to reduced operational disturbance and enables condition based maintenance. “We see that Predge’s solution helps us to reduce the number of disruptions to our rail traffic by enabling smart maintenance decisions. We are […]

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Visit to Duroc Rail in Luleå

To maintain our knowledge of the supply chain in railway maintenance and share experiences, we visited Duroc Rail in Luleå. We got to see typical wheel damages and how the repair of them is carried out. This is important knowledge when we further develop our solutions for predicting damage to railway vehicles. Many thanks to […]

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Mats and Aron join the team

Our team has two new reinforcements in the form of Aron Laurell Håkansson and Mats Jonsson. Aron joins our developer team and recently comes from GeoSkills, where he worked with measurement technology. Mats is our new Sales Manager with the task of strengthening sales in our three business areas. “It’s an exciting challenge to get […]

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CoCoP presentation

Kammal Al-Kahwati, Analytics and software specialist at Predge held a presentation at the 5th International Conference on Control and Fault-Tolerant Systems – SysTol’21 (29th of September – 1st of October). Read more about our solution Predge Conveyor Abstract: Predictive maintenance strategies for the mining sector are of utmost importance considering the automated behavior of industrial systems […]

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Predge at AREMA 2021

Predge was presenting at the AREMA virtual conference 2021. Wolfgang Birk and Jesper Westerberg gave a presentation entitled “Track Geometry Estimation and Prediction Tool Combining Onboard Monitoring and Measurement Vehicle Data” Abstract: Incipient bearing damages on heavy haul vehicles can lead to detrimental disruptions in heavy haul operation and even to derailment of trains. The […]

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Predge establishes “Down Under”

As part of Predge’s growth plan, Predge has recruited Tommie Åkesson to lead the establishment in one of its key markets. Since moving to Australia in 2008, Tommie has helped Swedish businesses establish and expand in Oceania with a focus on business development and growth strategy. Tommie will join Predge on October 25. The development […]

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Predge is expanding and recruiting

We meet an increased international demand driving strong growth and the next phase of development. Our cloud-based solutions for predictive maintenance of mechanical equipment attract customers all over the world. New capital has now been invested and that gives us muscle to implement an offensive business plan. The expansion means, among other things, that around […]

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Predge raises new capital for continued growth

We are raising new capital from, among others, two new investors – Fairpoint Capital and Vitec Software Group, which together with existing investors are contributing SEK 35 million for continued strong growth. Predge has a solid business plan with a focus on international growth and the capital enables accelerated development of the company’s portfolio. We […]

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A Digital Twin for Condition Monitoring of Conveyor Belt Systems

Predge AB and LKAB are jointly developing an innovative solution for condition monitoring and health prediction of conveyor belt systems, called CoCoP. A digital twin is developed and validated to provide predictive decision support for operation and maintenance of conveyor belt system. The degradation of all critical components due to wear and tear including their […]

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Predge Rolling Stock – Operative Center (OC)

Today, mere data generation and analytics are not enough to create actionable insights. Providing information to the right user at the right time with all the needed information for decision making renders true value from data and analytics. To this end, Predge has developed Operative Center. Track assets and conditions Operative Center is a Decision […]

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Predge Rolling Stock – Wheel Profile Prediction (WPP)

Wheel Profile Prediction, or WPP, aims at delivering refined information from wheel profile measurements. Predicting the wear and introducing remaining useful life estimates is one step towards optimizing the wheelsets’ life length. Background Wheel profile measurements, in general, provide a good insight into reactive measures related to maintenance of the wheels. Relying on individual measurements […]

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Predge Rolling Stock – Wheel Damage Prediction (WDP)

Wheel damages caused by rolling contact fatigue is a critical aspect in global railway operations. Due to the exponential growth of these damages, it is crucial to have reliable, up-to-date information to avoid the critical events these potential damages may cause.  The question is: how?   AI and machine learning By keeping track of each individual wheel’s condition, and having an estimated life length of […]

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Introducing – Predge Rolling Stock

Since the premiere launch a few years ago, we have had numerous successful implementations of our first solution, E365 Analytics. Over time, we have kept close to our customers to learn from their unique needs and experiences in the rolling stock industry. We are now taking the next step to meet the customer’s need for […]

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Meet Predge at the 2020 Arema Virtual Conference & Expo

The annual AREMA Conference & Expo is one of the world’s largest gatherings for railway engineering professionals and companies. The 2020 expo will be held virtually September 13-17 due to the Covid-19 outbreak. Representatives from Predge will hold a presentation about damage prediction using way-side detectors. The annual AREMA Conference & Expo is one of […]

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LKAB and Predge signs new agreement

LKAB and Predge AB have signed a new agreement on delivery of decision support services, based on advanced analysis of big data. The service will enable LKAB to make correct decisions regarding operation and maintenance activities to secure their logistic flow. LKAB has shown that it is possible to achieve considerable improvements of critical KPIs. […]

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Wheel Damage Prediction

Railway operators, wagon holders, and workshops around the world are now using a combination of data from wayside detectors, workshop measurement, and onboard systems to implement vehicle maintenance strategies and in turn increase safety, reliability, and availability of railway assets  by detecting and mitigating the effect of damages or worn assets. Rail contact fatigue (RCF) […]

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Wheel Profile Wear Prediction

Railway operators, wagon holders, and workshops around the world are now using a combination of data from wayside detectors, workshop measurement, and onboard systems to implement vehicle maintenance strategies and in turn increase safety, reliability, and availability of railway assets  by detecting and mitigating the effect of damages or worn assets. While current wheel profile […]

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eMaintenance365 becomes Predge

The company eMaintenance365 AB was formed in November 2013. Now, 6 years later, it is time to take the next step in our development. The company is established in the market and is growing, at the same time as increased demand and continued technological development are driving. On November 18, the company changes its name to Predge AB to mark an upturn in growth and offering. The company offers Decision Support […]

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Former Minister of Industry, Maud Olofsson, visiting

It was a big event for us when former Minister of Industry, Mrs. Maud Olofsson, visited us on 14th of November. Maud is very active and interested in digitalisation and competitiveness issues. Maud sits on several different boards, including the Board of Swedish Enterprise (Svenskt Näringsliv). She was very curious to hear about our solution […]