Functional assurance for reliable operation
Customized KUVAG insulation components for locomotives
Reliability in power supply
The rail network needs ultimate reliability in its electricity supply. Every unscheduled stop made by a train has severe impacts on the operation of the entire rail network. In the case of locomotives, the insulation of live components concerning the train’s bodywork plays a key part in this. KUVAG products ensure smooth operation over hundreds of thousands of kilometers and are used worldwide on and in commuter and high-speed trains.
At KUVAG, we develop insulation components specifically for the requirements of the rail industry. Durability, functional assurance, cost-efficiency and lightweight construction are the parameters that we base this on. Our broad product spectrum ranges from insulating supports for pantographs and insulators to roof bushings and circuit breakers. Our experts design customized solutions using our unique range of technology and materials and relevant norms and standards.