|
Support for rail and bus

Support for rail and bus

Rail and bus manufacturers are increasingly turning to lightweight and corrosion-resistant aluminium as the material of choice for their product design.

Bus sector services

Bus sector services

Customers rely on us due to our many years experience in the engineering of structures for all types of buses. Our technical customer service team takes a “design-to-cost” approach, creating tailor-made bus superstructures that can be cost effectively manufactured in aluminium or hybrid construction. They are easy to manufacture, producing minimal environmental impact.

Rail sector services

Rail sector services

For rail sector manufacturers, using aluminium can reduce the overall weight of cars and wagons, enabling higher speeds.

Customers rely on Constellium for our long-term experience in the engineering of structures for all types of railway vehicles and impressive final product references. Constellium offers rail customers support from design to the manufacturing of body shells and other components.

Design and testing support

We offer a broad portfolio of service and support for rail and bus customers.

  •  

    Design and testing support

    Design, FEA, feasibility studies, support for design and finite element analyses (FEA) and laboratory testing, as well as production assistance on the customer's premises
  •  
    Support for static and dynamic tests of full-size body shells or components
  •  
    Quality assurance: guaranteeing that products and processes used by Constellium’s plants and sub-suppliers adhere to latest supply chain and quality management standards, such as IRIS
  •  
    Crashworthiness analyses and calculations: assistance in the layout and dimensioning of components and vehicle structures to optimize crashworthiness

Key-fact

Constellium offers a wide range of technical/engineering services and is fully IRIS-certified.

Last update 16 September 2014 Back to top