In the market of rail vehicles the requirements for repair grow as well as for operational and environmental segments. Similarly, the appearance of rail vehicles plays an increasingly important role. Bodo Möller Chemie South Africa supports its clients in the implementation of design requirements, the use of lightweight materials and the performance of safety standards that are of high relevance in rail vehicle construction. With us you will find products that simplify the application process, among other things, enhance the stability of the adhesive bead and the durability of the adhesive bond and provide short exchange times, and easy removal and installation of windows.
Fire protection according to DIN EN 45545-2:2013-08 for railway applications
The technical specification DIN EN 45545-2:2013-08, which emerged from DIN CEN/TS 45545-2:2009-07 and was ratified in national law in March 2013, determines the requirements for the fire behaviour of materials and components. To qualify plastics for certain construction and utilisation classes of railway vehicles, the norm describes based on different requirement sets (R) test methods for the determination of hazard levels (HL). HL 3 corresponds to the highest requirement level.
We gladly inform you about our certified casting compounds and adhesives according to EN 45545-2.