BS EN 15595:2018 Railway applications. Braking. Wheel slide protection

BS EN 15595:2018

Railway applications. Braking. Wheel slide protection

Status : Current   Published : December 2018



What is this standard about?

This document specifies the criteria for system acceptance and type approval of a wheel slide protection (WSP) system. It also specifies criteria for the implementation of WSP to specific vehicle applications and specific operating conditions, as well as requirements for wheel rotation monitoring (WRM). This includes the design, testing and quality assessment of the WSP and WRM systems and their components.

This European Standard does not apply to vehicles on rubber tyred wheels or vehicles equipped with hydraulic brakes.

Standard NumberBS EN 15595:2018
TitleRailway applications. Braking. Wheel slide protection
Publication Date19 December 2018
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)EN 50121-3-2, EN 50126-1, IEC 61373, ISO/IEC 17025, IEC 60529, ISO 8573-1, EN 50129, EN 61373, EN 50155, EN 50125-1, EN ISO/IEC 17025, EN ISO 228-2, EN 45545 (all parts), EN 60529, EN 15663, EN 16834, EN 50128, ISO 228-2, EN 14478:2017
Informative References(Provided for Information)CEN/TR 17315, EN 13452-2, EN 50121-3-1, EN 13452-1, EN 15355, GM/GN 2695
ReplacesBS EN 15595:2009+A1:2011
International RelationshipsEN 15595:2018
Draft Superseded By15/30270320 DC
DescriptorsBraking, Braking systems, Acceptance (approval), Damage prevention, Brakes, Pneumatically-operated devices, Railway vehicles, Type approval, Performance testing, Braking tests, Railway equipment, Wheels
Title in FrenchApplications ferroviaires. Freinage. Anti-enrayeur
Title in GermanBahnanwendungen. Bremse. Gleitschutz
ISBN978 0 580 80455 7
File Size2.271 MB

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