This European Standard specifies the requirements on and characteristics of top devices of tank wagons fitted for bottom emptying only and filling through the manhole and used for liquid substances of RID.
This European Standard specifies in particular the important dimensions and arrangements for the connections of such tank wagons.
NOTE To take account of the loading gauge restrictions within Great Britain this European Standard does not apply to tank wagons operating exclusively therein.
Directives related to this standards.
Transport of dangerous goods by rail
Directive 2008/68/EC of the European Parliament and of the council of 24 September 2008 on the inland transport of the dangerous goods
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