AEG Power Solutions has announced that it will be exhibiting at Innotrans in Berlin to showcase its expertise in securing power for railway infrastructures and one of its latest innovative product: Protect Flex, an industrial-grade modular UPS. AEG PS will be showing its comprehensive range of railway solutions, including rugged power supply systems, for a wide variety of on-track, wayside and rail infrastructure applications.
Ensuring optimal up time, maximum return on investment and reduced lifetime costs, AEG PS presents a comprehensive range of world-class AC and DC UPS (Uninterruptible Power Supply) rectifiers and chargers to help secure the complete railway environment.
Customers in the rail industry include major players such as Network Rail, Crossrail in the UK, Bombardier Transportation, BOGESTRA in Germany, Powertronics in Egypt, global rail infrastructures and train manufacturers and operators.
From a tramway system to high speed trains the company provides solutions to protect the integrity of assets and to guarantee the safety of staff and users.
Track records of reference span from signaling systems or level crossing with standalone UPS or 24 VDC systems, track side substation including catenary supply with DC chargers and batteries/circuit breaker to tunnel lighting or ticketing systems back-up with AC stand-alone or modular UPS.
AEG PS systems are designed to resist harsh conditions in mining, Oil & Gas, power generation applications to maximise the level of protection and to prevent dust generated by brakes to intrude in the inner parts of the product.
The company provides solutions with halogen free cable to limit the smoke emission. Additionally, most solution offered can operate at 40°C which is common for underground substations.
Among proposed solutions, Protect Flex is a high-quality UPS, benefiting of the long engineering experience of AEG PS for rugged systems. The system has a robust design suitable for demanding environments and is the only one in its category to be configurable to all electrical systems with the benefits of modularity and scalability.
Protect Flex achieves high reliability with optimum availability. The system complies with Standard EN 50121-5 for Railway applications regarding electromagnetic compatibility (Emission and immunity of fixed power supply installations and apparatus.). Its characteristics positions it as an alternative highly reliable solution to secure power for signaling or emergency lighting.
Protect Flex is available. AEG Power Solutions is showcasing it at Innotrans, Messe Berlin, Hall 15.1, Stand 115.