This European Standard specifies requirements for the interaction between pantographs and overhead contact lines, to achieve interoperability. NOTE These requirements are defined for a limited number of pantograph types, referred to as 'interoperable pantograph', together with the geometry and characteristics of compatible overhead contact lines. This European Standard describes parameters and values for all planned lines and future lines. Annex B gives some parameters for existing lines (informative).
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)Harmonized/Supporting