This document provides railway vehicles designers with standardised material and process parameters for FRP lightweight structures during the dimensioning and design phase. From a materials perspective, the requirements for fulfilling new European fire protection standards applicable to railway vehicles pursuant to EN 45.545, are also taken into consideration.
The DIN SPEC 91326 has been available in German since March 2016. An English language version is scheduled for release in June 2016.
SAERTEX, as the project initiator, would like to thank all participants who helped implement the DIN SPEC 91326.
Picture, from left: Peter Vojcena, (SAERTEX GmbH & Co. KG); De-Won Cho (DIN e.V.); Max Altenähr (SAERTEX GmbH & Co. KG); Holger Wülfken (Citec Engineering und Information GmbH)
By now, we all know that COVID-19/the Coronavirus has been declared a pandemic. It has dramatically affected all of us, and the news changes daily – even hourly. We want to reassure you that the health and safety of everybody inside and outside SAERTEX have the highest priority for us. We are closely monitoring the situation and want to update you on our business activities as they stand today, MAR 24, 2020:
The spread of the coronavirus has arrived to many countries with SAERTEX® activities. The health of everybody inside and outside SAERTEX has highest priority for us. We have taken dedicated measures to protect people on the one hand and ensure the delivery situation for our customers on the other hand. This is the status quo on MAR 19, 2020.
SAERTEX multiCom LP is pleased to announce the expansion of its US operations. SAERTEX multiCom plans to invest more than $20 million in a new manufacturing and warehouse facility near its current location in Huntersville, North Carolina. The expansion will retain 34 existing positions and allow SAERTEX multiCom to add 45 new jobs over the next five years.