Eaton showcases rail innovations at Innotrans in Berlin

Date: 9/13/2018

Berlin, Germany – At this year’s InnoTrans (Hall 9, Stand 301), power management specialist Eaton will demonstrate the latest electrical and hydraulic technologies solutions that are helping rail operators and OEM to build a more sustainable rail future.


Eaton’s 30-year heritage in rail means it has built a wide portfolio of innovative products and expertise to provide reliable solutions to build better, safer trains and competitive services.


“Companies in the rail industries face unique challenges in safety and efficiency. There is a fine balance between innovation and the need to comply with stringent industry standards, while bringing solutions for better sustainability” said Delphine Clément, Transportation Segment Manager at Eaton. “At InnoTrans, we will demonstrate how Eaton’s decades of experience in rail has led it to become a go-to partner for managing electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more reliably, efficiently, safely and sustainably.”


Eaton will showcase innovations and applications that address the challenges of making railway travel and transport more reliable, efficient, safe, comfortable and cost-effective. Its solutions are designed to help the industry find ways to reduce downtime, increase performance and enhance safety and security, while complying with strict industry standards. Highlights on the stand include:
 

  • Hydraulic Power Units – designed to increase reliability, uptime and passenger comfort on tilting trains
  • Hydraulic hoses – new industry compliant rail hoses for increased safety, durability and uptime
  • Larger range of LV components –  compliant to rail safety standard for rolling stock
  • Heinemann hydraulic-magnetic circuit breaker – new design simplifying refurbishment or technology upgrade projects
  • Emergency Lighting  technologies of the future with adaptive evacuation to show the safest way to exit
  • xStorage buildings – a new scalable energy storage solution, designed and built for sustainability and resilience


With technical expertise and project management capabilities, plus a broad portfolio of electrical and hydraulic solutions, Eaton can help rail industry operators to minimize risk and secure their rail projects. More information on www.eaton.com/rail.


About Eaton

Eaton is a power management company with 2017 sales of $20.4 billion. We provide energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton is dedicated to improving the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. Eaton has approximately 96,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit Eaton.com.