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Chemical railtank car

Zacens | VTG type C22.080D

Data sheet

  • Designed for the transportation of liquid goods in RID classes 3, 6 and 9.
  • Products can be heated to as much as +190°C to ensure there is no residue from discharging.
  • Can be filled via the bottom discharge. Top discharge can be fitted as an option.
  • The addition of a riser can convert it to a chemical tank wagon, e.g. to carry phenol, benzene and vinyl acetate monomer.
  • Uncomplicated and inexpensive tank cleaning thanks to externally mounted heating system.


Technical details

Tare weight Approx. 26.0 t
Axle load 22.5 t
Clearance: outer wheelsets 13,000 mm
Min. curve radius 35 m
Brake KE-GP 16"
Brake block category LL brake block
Tank material Carbon steel (S355J2+N)
Nominal volume Approx. 80 m³
Forced ventilation Mechanical, self-operating (linked to a bottom valve)
Bottom valve DN 100, heatable
T-piece DN 100, insulated, can be heated separately
Vapour return Operated from bottom level on both sides,
with pressure tight cap
Tank code L4BH
Design temperature -20 / + 190°C
Heating 6-pipe externally mounted, 8.0 m²
Test/operating excess pressure of 18.0/12.0 bar
Insulation Mineral wool felt, 100 mm
Insulation cover made of stainless steel
Residue emptying 1.5° slope angle and tank sump
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