• BS EN 50125-1:1999

    Superseded A superseded Standard is one, which is fully replaced by another Standard, which is a new edition of the same Standard.

    Railway applications. Environmental conditions for equipment Equipment on board rolling stock

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Superseded date:  30-04-2014

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  31-08-2010

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    This standard intends to define environmental conditions within Europe.

    NOTE can also be applied elsewhere by agreement.

    The scope of this standard covers the use of on board electrical, electromechanical and electronic equipment for rolling stock, for the following parameters: Altitude, Temperature, Humidity, Air movement, Rain, Snow and hail, Ice, Solar radiation, Lightning, Pollution, Vibrations and shocks, Electromagnetic interference environment, Acoustic noise environment, Supply system characteristics.

    In particular the standard defines:

    • interface conditions between the vehicle and its environment;

    • general environmental rules for the equipment of rolling stock, especially for the main sub-systems (level 3 - defined by R009-003 of a vehicle (cubicles, cabling, large components, etc.).

    In this respect it gives general guidance in order to allow the fairness of bid assessments in the process of European Projects.

    The defined environmental conditions are considered as normal in service; occasionally more severe conditions may be specified.

    Microclimates surrounding components may be defined by relevant product standards or by special requirements.

    This standard is not intended to apply to cranes, mining vehicles, cable cars.

    Passenger effects on the equipment and equipment effect on the passengers are not considered in this standard.

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    Committee GEL/9
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Superseded
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