BS EN 16273:2014 - Railway applications. Track. Forged rail transitions

BS EN 16273:2014

Railway applications. Track. Forged rail transitions

Status : Current, Under review   Published : December 2014



This European Standard specifies the requirements for the approval of a process wherein a rail of one profile has part of its length forged to a different profile, together with the requirements for subsequent forging production and product acceptance.

This European Standard applies to new railway rails according to EN 13674‑1, and to switch and crossing rails used in conjunction with railway rails 46 kg/m and above according to EN 13674‑2, to be welded or fish plated to make up switch rails or transition rails intended for use on railway infrastructures.

Standard NumberBS EN 16273:2014
TitleRailway applications. Track. Forged rail transitions
StatusCurrent, Under review
Publication Date31 December 2014
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)EN 13674-2:2019, EN 13674-1:2011, ISO 3452-1, EN 13232–5:2005+A1:2011, EN ISO 3452-1, ISO 9934, EN ISO 9934, BS EN 13674-2:2019
Informative References(Provided for Information)EN ISO 6507-1, ISO 6506-1, EN ISO 6506-1, ISO 6507-1
International RelationshipsEN 16273:2014
Draft Superseded By14/30297210 DC
DescriptorsProfile, Enterprises, Railway rails, Railway track, Consumers, Railway equipment, Ultrasonic testing, Testing, Railway fixed equipment, Hardness testing Railway applications
Title in FrenchApplications ferroviaires. Voie. Rails forgés
Title in GermanBahnanwendungen. Oberbau. Geschmiedete Schienenübergänge
ISBN978 0 580 85803 1
File Size3.042 MB

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