Branch: Chemicals<br> Segment: Chemical rail tank cars, coated<br> Load: Acetone, Ethanol, JET A1, Methanol

CHEMICAL RAIL TANK CAR

Coated bottom discharge | C40.087D

Features

Optimized for the transportation of chemical liquids with densities from 0.845 to 0.93 t/m³ and subject to high purity specifications, such as styrene and jet fuel.

Can also be used to carry goods in the RID classes 6, 8 and 9.

Can be filled via the bottom discharge. Top discharge can be fitted as an option.

Technical details

Tare weight approx. 21.6 t
Axle load 22.5 t
Clearance: outer wheelsets 11,890 mm
Min. curve radius 35 m
Brake KE-GP 12"
Brake block categoryK brake block
Tank material Carbon steel (P355N)
Nominal volume approx. 87.3 m³
Forced ventilation Mechanical, self-operating (linked to a bottom valve)
Vapor return Operated from bottom level on both sides,
with pressure tight cap
Coating SigmaGuard 750 or Remosil
Tank code L4BH
Design temperature -20 / +50°C
Residue emptying 0.7° slope angle and tank sump