Saxony-Anhalt, Germany

NASA GmbH plans, orders, and finances regional rail passenger transport in Saxony-Anhalt on behalf of the state. The company uses IVU.control for financial controlling of the transport contracts.


Analysing and settling data

After the trip comes the evaluation and settlement phase – IVU.control records relevant target and actual data, merges it, and then prepares it for further processing. This supplies transport companies and public transport authorities with all the data they need to settle services, analyse deployment of resources, and find ways of improving their service offerings.

Punctuality probability of train arrivals, displayed in IVU.control

Numerous automatic interfaces connect IVU.control directly to relevant IVU.suite products and to other systems. This process results in every trip, every route, every vehicle movement, all deployed employees, and other pertinent information seamlessly making its way to the central database – making it easy to control important details such as punctuality, vehicle and personnel deployment, and capacity utilisation. Efficient and flexible evaluation tools deliver accurate responses to even the most complex of issues.

IVU.control compares target and actual data and analyses cancellations automatically based on causes, type of replacement service, and other criteria defined in the relevant transport contract so that services can be settled. On request, the system automatically generates statistics or reports for internal and external reporting in Excel or PDF format – complete with all graphs and formatted in accordance with individual requirements.

IVU.control also helps to calculate station and train path fees for trains and to conduct extensive quality surveys using the associated tablet app.

At a glance

  • Dynamic data analysis
    IVU.control collects all traffic data in a central database, enabling complex evaluations to be performed
  • Extensive service settlement
    Automatic comparisons of target and actual data, as well as evaluations make the process of settling transport contracts easier
  • Straightforward evaluation
    Evaluation tools allow you to combine data flexibly using the drag-and-drop function to establish interrelationships
  • Automatic reports
    Individual report templates allow you to produce customised statistics and analyses for internal reporting
  • Central data management
    Uniform data storage based on the data warehouse principle enables efficient information management

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