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Axair Fans For The Rail Industry & Rolling Stock

Modern rail transport technology has a great demand for high-quality fans worldwide. These specially designed fans are used in underground and suburban railways, regional and high speed trains for the cooling of traction engines, transformers, electronics and air-conditioners. Our fans have successfully been in used in these demanding applications on every for many years and meet the most diverse requirements with regard to mechanical shock, temperature range and power supply. Specific rail fan developments enable smooth operation with: v...


Keeping Metrolink Manchester On Track With Axair Rail Fans

Robust & Durable Rail Fans Manchester Metrolink is a light rail tram system in Greater Manchester. The system is owned by Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) and operated and maintained under contract by RATP Group. The rail network consists of seven lines which radiate from Manchester City Centre to terminals at Altrincham, Ashton-under-Lyne, Bury, East Didsbury, Eccles, Manchester Airport and Rochdale. Metrolink has 93 stops along 57 miles of track making it the largest light rail system in the United Kingdom....


Rosenberg Primed For Rail Fan Refurbishments

As the world’s largest supplier of motorised impellers to the rail industry, Rosenberg are clearly doing something right when it comes to developing air movement products for rail applications. Their range of backward curved motorised impellers are the perfect fit for supply/evaporator or exhaust fans in railway passenger or driver cabins. Available in two variants, the DKHM and DKHR models offer optimal performance with no drive belt and no external motor or shaft. Available in sizes 225 to 630mm, they can provide air movement up to 15 300 m...


First Class Upgrade for Ecofit Rail Fan

Most rail fans are specifically made to comply with customer specifications and the expected harshness of rolling stock railway environments. Others are simply upgraded versions of standard fans such as the Ecofit GRF single inlet forward centrifugal fan. The GRF was primarily designed for operating with HEPA filters for pharmaceutical applications and toxic environment filtration systems. It consists of a high power external rotor motor fitted in a standard single inlet scroll assembly. In order to provide extra stability for the over-si...


Axair’s Rosenberg Connection Keeps Rail Fleets On Track

1.3 billion journeys are made on Britain’s railways every year. With this expected to double over the next 30 years, it’s paramount that operators have reliable fleets that are capable of coping with the strain of such intense demand. Technological developments have assisted with this reliability but increased journeys and speeds have led to an increase in the amount of heat generated by a train in operation. This heat can take its toll on the train’s hardworking electrical components as well passengers and staff. Through our partnersh...