Safety assessment of derailment on twisted tracks

 

Customer: several customers

Customer benefit

  • Because of PROSE’s on-site measurements, our customer can concentrate on its core business and save transport and other costs for expensive external tests.

Project tasks

  • Twist test in accordance with EN 14363
  • Static measurement of the wheel unloading while twisting the bogie
  • 8 hydraulic cylinders with a lifting power of 550 kN each and a total lift of 150 mm
  • Levelling and twisting of the bogie using hydraulic cylinders
  • Precisely rising to 0.1 mm
  • Recording of all measurements in real time
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