Siemens Transportations Systems

Customer profile
Siemens Transportation Systems is a consistent player on the world market Innovative singlesource supplier and system integrator to the railway industry
 
Since its formation in 1989, the Transportation Systems Group (TS) of Siemens AG has emerged as one of the worldwide leading international suppliers to the railway industry.
As singlesource supplier and system integrator, the Group combines in its business segments, Automation & Power, Rolling Stock, Turnkey Systems and Integrated Services, all the expertise necessary to cover the entire spectrum from signaling and control systems to railway electrification and rolling stock for mass transit, regional and mainline services.
 
Challenge
  • Early aviation based design does not meet practical load cases
  • Cracks in floor construction
  • Material: Aluminium
  • Classification by EBA
Solution
  • Disassembling of Combino Cars
  • Treat floor welds with UIT
Benefits
  • Rehabilitated Rolling Stock
  • Enhanced fatigue Life
  • Reduced Down Time