Centralized Traffic Control (CTC) is a system for monitoring and control multiple station yards and block operations from a centralized location. It acts as a remote terminal for controlling locally installed Interlocking system. CTC equipment’s are installed in the following locations.
Using CTC terminal, the controllers can directly give commands to the locally installed Interlocking system. With additional authentication from both the stations EI’s, the CTC can handle block operations in the sections.
Major functionalities of CTC
Local remote changeover
Transfer of station operation control between DCC operator to station master
Various user management like user creation, control area assignment and modifications