Climatic Wind Tunnel Vienna

Climatic Tests to Increase Reliability of Rail Vehicles


The benefits of preventive quality assurance
Jean-Luc Peters, Siemens AG,
President of the Technical Expert Group of Rail Tec Arsenal


Reliability of rail vehicles - survey among rail operators
Gabriel Haller, Rail Tec Arsenal


Operator experience with reliability under all weather conditions
Josef Willi, SBB
Frank Ehemann, Verkehrsbetriebe Karlsruhe
Bernd Schnell, Ing. Büro Schnell


Propulsion system tests for a diesel-hydraulic train set - chances and limits at RTA
Hartmut Seidel, Siemens AG


Specific functional tests for MML and AGC project
Michel Pollet, Bombardier Transportation


Climatic tests of X60 in Vienna
Matthias Exner, Alstom


Validation process at Siemens exemplified by the climatic tests on Class 185
Michael Zwicke, Siemens AG


Climatic tests to increase reliability of rail vehicles
Gabriel Haller, Rail Tec Arsenal


Examples of functional tests, snow, ice, rain simulation
Hermann Ferschitz, Rail Tec Arsenal


Live test on an ÖBB locomotive

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