Protran Technology’s Maintenance of Way Information System (MOWIS) manages railways’ and transits’ track assets. The MOWIS software package is a multi-user network-compatible maintenance of way information system developed for transit and railway systems. MOWIS becomes a central database for all track related information.


  • Most up to date record of track for entire system at any time
  • Records failures of track components as entered by maintenance of way inspectors
  • Produces work orders to be assigned to track gangs to repair defects
  • Displays an accurate running inventory
  • Provides management with current report of system status and track charts


  • Graphical display of entire system
  • Summary of defects by severity of category, in easy-to-read visual format
  • Real-time track charts
  • Logs component failures
  • Forecasts track component failures and rail life
  • Allows for immediate generation of work orders for maintenance forces to correct existing defects