SNCF Transilien

Passenger rail

HASTUS is an integrated software solution for passenger rail planning, optimization and operations.

Integrated tools combined with powerful optimizers help public transport and rail operators around the world plan and manage timetables, rolling stock, and on-board and station staff.

The HASTUS solution makes it possible to:

  • Design robust, optimized transport plans covering a range of scenarios for expected service changes
  • Optimize planning of rolling-stock resources, taking account of maintenance programs and operational constraints
  • Produce operational-staff assignments that respect safety rules and labour regulations while ensuring maximum efficiency
  • Reduce operating costs while potentially increasing the service offering
  • Increase employee satisfaction by taking their preferences into account when building schedules and assigning work

Flexibility for schedulers

With HASTUS, schedulers can:

  • Ensure that yard and station capacity restrictions are respected
  • Manage conflicts to generate robust timetables
  • Define temporary circulation restrictions on track segments
  • Manage the impact of maintenance on track availability
  • Take expected passenger loads into account while minimizing:
    • The number of vehicle units
    • Vehicle kilometres

Trusted software solution

HASTUS is used by more than 100 operators around the world for several types of operations, such as:

  • SNCF Transilien, the passenger rail network in the Paris region
  • OUI.SNCF, France’s national high-speed train network
  • MTA New York, for the subway and commuter trains
  • KCS, the commuter rail system for Greater Boston
  • MTR Express, the premium express-train service linking Stockholm and Gothenburg
  • SNCB, the Belgian national railway
  • Queensland Rail, the regional and long-distance passenger rail operator in Queensland, Australia
  • MTM, the commuter rail system for Greater Melbourne, Australia