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Nomad Tech

Nomad Tech is a global provider of innovative and cutting edge solutions in maintenance, energy efficiency and asset monitoring for the Rail Industry, enabling our customers to achieve higher levels of knowledge of the operating condition of their fleets, to apply significant cost saving measures and to improve their Safety and Quality records. With its headquarters in Porto – Portugal (one of EU high performing countries in “Innovative Transport Companies”), Nomad Tech was created in 2013 as a Joint Venture between Nomad Digital (the global leader for high-availability wireless solutions to the transportation sector) and EMEF (the Portuguese Railways company for rolling stock maintenance), to meet the explosion in the demand of solutions for reducing the Life Cycle Cost of the Rolling Stock, and to further develop the combination of Nomad Digital existing market-leading fleet connectivity and EMEF as a global pioneer in developing and applying the most modern maintenance strategies and Condition Based Maintenance solutions, as well as eco-friendly solutions.

Our highly skilled staff has decades of real life experience in Rolling Stock and the Rail Industry, allowing them to truly understand our customer’s real needs and expectations, thus delivering all-around solutions, culminating in online, real-time, decision-aid support tools for the train drivers, the maintenance workshop, and the fleet management teams.

Nomad Tech’s products and solutions are also targeted to other sectors such as energy, transports, infrastructure, among others. On the core of the Nomad Tech’s activities resides the development of the ROCM - Remote Online Condition Monitoring solution, which has a strong similarity with the tasks in the proposal, due to the fact that both are systems with great focus on data management optimisation and integration with external systems; it has been developed by Nomad Tech in partnership with the Portuguese Railways maintenance company, EMEF (Empresa de Manutenção de Equipamento Ferroviário) since 1999. The ROCM solution is a user friendly tool that provides train operator companies (TOCs) and rolling stock maintenance companies with a real time, fleet wide view, of the trains, systems and equipment’s performance in the field. These enhanced and in-depth technologies allow the increase of the proactivity in managing, developing and optimizing of both the operational and maintenance business areas. Using the Nomad Tech Remote Online Condition Monitoring (ROCM) solutions, the existing train systems diagnostic data and variables can be remotely gathered from the train to shore, where the central shore application has powerful and user configurable ways for storing, selecting, processing (fault finding tasks – rules), presenting, and reporting on the acquired data.