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Railway applications - Track - Switches and crossings for Vignole rails - Part 2: Requirements for geometric design

General information

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CEN/TC 256 Railway applications

European Norm


This part of this European Standard covers the following subjects:
- geometric design principles for wheel guidance;
- definition of basic limits of supply;
- applied forces and their adequate support;
- tolerance levels.
These are illustrated herein by application to a turnout. The main switch and crossing components are represented in turnouts and the principles used in turnouts apply equally to more complex layouts.

Related legislation

Legislation related to this standard


DIRECTIVE 2008/57/EC OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL of 17 June 2008 on the interoperability of the rail system within the Community (Recast)

Life cycle


EN 13232-2:2003+A1:2011


prEN 13232-2 rev
30.98 Project deleted
Oct 11, 2017