Economic viability and quality - life cycle cost
High strain on rail networks requires the most durable materials. The life of a train car or section of track, the on-going cleaning, weight reduction, duty cycles, maintenance and upkeep costs are factors as important as the original investment. The solutions developed by DuPont are characterized by high cost effectiveness and the highest quality.
Nomex® honeycomb Ultra-leightweight materials
Standard side panel used for trains building aluminium honeycomb compared with DuPont™ Nomex® honeycomb » More
The example shown here refers to standard laminated safety glass (VSG) with a thickness of 2 x 4 mm and single pane glass for outside with a thickness of 4 mm. » More