Traverser, Siemens Testing and Validation Center in Wegberg-Wildenrath, Germany

Maschinen- und Stahlbau Dresden produces a traverser for Europe´s largest rail vehicle admissions center.

The traverser is used in the Siemens Testing and Validation Center in Wegberg-Wildenrath, Germany, for the transfer of rail vehicles in order to enable maintenance and services. Siemens has built an extra multi functional hall for it, matching most modern technical requirements.

Delivered services:
  • Development and construction including statics
  • Purchasing
  • Production
  • Anticorrosive coating
  • Pre-assembling in Dresden
  • Assembling and initial start-up in Wegberg-Wildenrath
  • Instruction of the Siemens staff
  • Documentation
Technical data:
  • Weight: 110 t
  • Load capacity: 100 t
  • Length: 32 m
  • Width: 6 m
  • Speed: 0-60 m/min
  • Gauge: 1,435 mm / 1,000 mm
  • Radio remote control
  • Anti-collision system
  • Construction period:  3 months

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