RAILROAD EQUIPMENT

Tests in accordance with assemblers’ and system suppliers’ methodologies
• Durability;
• Force characterisation;
• Rod bending;
• Corrosion tests: salt spray and wet room

Check our capacity:
Equipments of CENIC laboratory are suited for a variety of testing parameters regarding standards of assemblers or system suppliers, besides conforming to parameters for experimental validation of mechanical load simulations.

Mechanical durability tests:
• High performance hydraulic actuator – MTS of 27 kN;
• Single and multi frequency sine testing;
• More than 15 electric and hydraulic actuators with capacity of up to 20 kN;
• Equipment operating simultaneously with application of axial force and torsion fatigue;
• Up to 4 shock absorbers simultaneously;
• Test speed up to 2.0 m/s;
• Cooling system with iced water (chiller);
• Test temperature from -40°C to 200°C
• Rotary flexion equipments
Mechanical static tests:
• Static test equipment of up to 100 kN.
Corrosion:
• Salt-spray equipment;
• Wet room equipment.

Wet room equipment