prEN 14587-1

Railway applications - Track - Flash butt welding of rails - Part 1: New R220, R260, R260Mn and R350HT grade rails in a fixed plant

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CEN/TC 256 Railway applications

European Norm


This Standard applies to new flat bottom 260 and 220 Grade rails contained in prEN xxxx Railway applications - Track - Rail - Part 1: Flat bottom symmetrical railway rails 46 kg/m and above and welded by a flash butt welding process in a fixed plant and intended for use on Railway Infrastructures. The Standard applies to the welding of rails into welded strings.

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prEN 14587-1
40.60 Close of voting
Apr 24, 2003