Heavy rail / Urban light rail

Door Closure Forces

Checking that the doors of a railway vehicle or the platform screen doors close properly for safety enhancement reasons.

Tests objectives

Make an accurate assessment of the following during door closure:

  • Impact forces
  • Door closure holding forces
  • Closing speed

Tests facilities

  • Multi-channel data acquisition device
  • Displacement sensors
  • S-shaped extensometer

Testing norms

EN ISO 286 – Geometrical product specifications (GPS) – ISO code system for tolerances on linear sizes.

EN 22768-1 & 2 – General tolerances – Part 1: Tolerances for linear and angular dimensions without individual tolerance indications

Effort de fermeture de porte
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