Archives by Tag 'crash test'

Crash science: train. Documentary in French

By Railway 2.0 - Last updated: Saturday, February 20, 2010

Hereafter a documentary (in French) about crash science applied on trains, especially high speed ones. Four more parts available on YouTube.

Rail Crash Demo Previews New EU Legislation

By Railway 2.0 - Last updated: Thursday, July 9, 2009

Automotive best practices affect more and more rolling stock, especially considering the EN 15227 standard for crashworthiness used in Europe. Maybe in the next future crash homologation undertaken on full scale vehicles will be an everyday practice in railway industry. MIRA (Motor Industry Research Association) proposes itself as a leader on this field providing a […]