Rail

Phoenix Testlab has one of the best equipped laboratories for environmental simulation tests for railway applications. From train noses to AC systems and pantographs – our laboratory and its expert team are always ready to deal with your test objects.

Accreditation/certification

Accreditations: DIN EN ISO/IEC 17025:2018
Certifications: DIN EN ISO 9001:2015 and DIN EN ISO 14001:2015
Accredited for tests on electronic components for railway applications

Extract from the relevant standards
  • DIN EN 50155 railway applications
  • DIN EN 61373 vibration tests for railway applications
Basic standards
  • DIN EN 60068-2-6 (sine vibration test)
  • DIN EN 60068-2-2 (climatic test)
  • DIN EN 60068-2-14 (rapid change in temperature)
Test laboratory equipment

  • Temperature and humidity cabinets up to 24 m³
  • Air pressure chamber with negative pressure up to 200 mbar
  • Electrodynamic vibration test systems up to 300kN (option: with temperature / humidity overlay)
  • IP water test equipment (dropping, splashing, immersion)
  • Salt fog chambers up to 11 m³
  • Flammability test facility

Monitoring systems

  • For controlling and monitoring of test samples e.g. resistance-monitoring by micro-cut, automatic button-pushing systems, electrical charging & loading systems
  • Standardized measurement procedures for recording analog measurements
  • Automatic optical monitoring systems
  • Monitoring of digital signals e.g. CAN, LIN, Ethernet, RS232
  • Simulator of GPS signal