BS EN 15273-2:2013+A1:2016 - Railway applications. Gauges. Rolling stock gauge
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BS EN 15273-2:2013+A1:2016

Railway applications. Gauges. Rolling stock gauge

Status : Current, Under review   Published : July 2013



This document is applicable to the authorities involved in all types of railway operation. This European Standard is applicable to new vehicle designs, to modifications and to the checking of the gauge for vehicles already in use. The application of the rules of this European Standard makes it possible to determine the maximum dimensions of vehicles related to the structures. This European Standard contains: - the associated rules for all the gauges for rolling stock; - the requirements for composing the technical gauge report to submit to the Acceptance Authority in order to confirm vehicle conformity to this standard; - the requirements for maintaining the vehicle characteristics influencing gauging throughout its operational life.

Standard NumberBS EN 15273-2:2013+A1:2016
TitleRailway applications. Gauges. Rolling stock gauge
StatusCurrent, Under review
Publication Date31 July 2013
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)EN 12299, EN 15273-1:2013, EN 15273-3:2013+A1:2016, EN 14363:2005, EN 15663+A1:2016
Informative References(Provided for Information)EN 14067-2, UIC 505-1:2006, UIC 518:2009, UIC 505-4, UIC 506:1987, EN 13775, EN 14067-3, UIC 560:2002, UIC 505-5:1977, UIC 606-1:1987, EN 50367, UIC 741:2007, COST 335, UIC 569:1979, EN 14752, UIC 608:2003, UIC 507:1997, UIC 503:2007, EN 13260, GOST 9238-83
ReplacesBS EN 15273-2:2009
International RelationshipsEN 15273-2:2013+A1:2016
Amended ByAmendment, March 2017
Draft Superseded By16/30330255 DC
DescriptorsGauges, Dimensional measurement, Railway fixed equipment, Railway engineering, Railways, Railway vehicle components, Railway equipment, Railway vehicles, Mathematical calculations, Profile, Railway wagons, Dimensions, Railway coaches Railway applications
Title in FrenchApplications ferroviaires. Gabarits. Gabarit du matériel roulant
Title in GermanBahnanwendungen. Begrenzungslinien. Fahrzeugbegrenzungslinien
ISBN978 0 580 91658 8
File Size7.393 MB

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