Rail systems solutions
Constellium’s cost-effective and lightweight railcar solutions for combining and joining different types of material provide railcar manufacturers with significant competitive advantages. Based on the own Large Extrusion Technology, we have an impressive range of approximately 5,000 different structural extrusions and more than 45,000 vehicles built worldwide.
Hybrid vehicle solutions
Our self-supporting structure consists of a welded aluminium under-frame, sills, posts, carlines, and glassfiber reinforced polymer sidewall panels containing key interior components such as bonded windows and claddings. The structure’s sandwich roof is equipped with handrails, lighting, ventilation and air ducts.
The structure offers a multitude of benefits, including:
C-rail fixation solutions
Our C-rail system combines a number of different standardized elements such as toggles, insulation nuts and special coated bolts.
Customer advantages include:
Resilient mount solutions
Our resilient mounts facilitate the fixing of lightweight interior equipment and floor panels. The number and arrangement of resilient mounts are specified according to the needs of the customer and the dimensions of the complete interior floor. System benefits include:
Constellium’s hybrid vehicle solution was chosen by Bombardier Transportation to manufacture the Cobra Tramways for Zurich Transport Authority VBZ.