BS EN 62718:2016 - Railway applications. Rolling stock. DC supplied electronic ballasts for lighting fluorescent lamps
Essential maintenance work will be carried out on BSI Shop over the weekend of 12 and 13 June 2021. BSI Shop will be operational during this time but you might experience slowness for a very brief period of time. Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience this may cause.

BS EN 62718:2016

Railway applications. Rolling stock. DC supplied electronic ballasts for lighting fluorescent lamps

Status : Current   Published : May 2016



IEC 62718:2013 specifies the performance and constructional requirements, and associated tests, for d.c. supplied electronic ballasts used to supply fluorescent lamps for lighting on railway rolling stock. Its requirements replace those of IEC 61347 for all railway rolling stock applications and specify and complete those of IEC 61347 for the specific needs of railway rolling stock applications.

Standard NumberBS EN 62718:2016
TitleRailway applications. Rolling stock. DC supplied electronic ballasts for lighting fluorescent lamps
Publication Date31 May 2016
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)IEC 60068-2-1:2007, EN 60068-2-1:2007, IEC 60068-2-2:2007, EN 60068-2-2:2007, IEC 60068-2-30:2005, EN 60068-2-30:2005, IEC 60077-1:1999, EN 60077-1:2002, IEC 60417, IEC 60529:1989, EN 60529:1991, EN 60529:1991/Corrigendum 1:1993, IEC 60571:2012, EN 50155:2007, EN 50155:2007/Corrigendum 1:2010, EN 50155:2007/Corrigendum 2:2012, IEC 60598-1:2008, EN 60598-1:2008, EN 60598-1:2008+A11:2009, IEC 60929, EN 60929, IEC 61140, EN 61140, IEC 61347-1:2007, EN 61347-1:2008, IEC 61347-2-3, EN 61347-2-3, IEC 61373, EN 61373, IEC 62236-3-2:2008, EN 50121-3-2:2006, IEC 62497-1, EN 50124-1, IEC 62498-1, EN 50125-1
Informative References(Provided for Information)IEC 60068-1:1988, EN 60068-1:1994, IEC 60081, EN 60081, IEC 60901:1996, EN 60901:1996, IEC 60927, EN 60927, IEC 61347-2-7:2011, EN 61347-2-7:2012, CISPR 15:2005, EN 55015:2006, CISPR 15:2005/A1:2006, EN 55015:2006/A1:2007, IEC 60050-811, IEC 61991, ISO 2859-1
ReplacesBS EN 50311:2003
International RelationshipsEN 62718:2016,IEC 62718:2013+CORR1:2016
Draft Superseded By11/30243697 DC
DescriptorsRailway vehicles, Railway vehicle components, Capacitors, Power capacitors, Paper, Railway equipment, Electrical components, Electronic equipment and components, Rated voltage, Alternating current, Frequencies, Approval testing, Mechanical testing, Electrical testing, Capacitance measurement, Voltage measurement, Resistance measurement, Leak tests, Electric discharges, Thermal stability, Environmental testing, Damp-heat tests, Endurance testing, Destructive testing, Partial discharges, Overload (electric), Electrical safety, Marking, Installation, Overvoltage, Waveforms, Discharge lamps Railway Applications
Title in FrenchApplications ferroviaires. Matériel roulant. Ballasts électroniques à courant continu pour lampes fluorescentes d'éclairage
Title in GermanBahnanwendungen. Bahnfahrzeuge. Gleichstromversorgte elektronische Vorschaltgeräte für Leuchtstofflampen
ISBN978 0 580 87028 6
File Size2.062 MB

 Your basket
Your basket is empty

Multi-user access to over 3,500 medical device standards, regulations, expert commentaries and other documents


Access, view and download standards with multiple user access, across multiple sites with BSOL

Tracked Changes

Understand the changes made to a standard with our new Tracked Changes version

Develop a PAS

Develop a fast-track standardization document in 9-12 months