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TransportationConverter Solutions

SAFE AND STANDARDISED PRODUCTS FOR RAILWAY ENGINEERING

The safety of passengers and the compliance of railway standards is of the utmost importance in this market. Most applications demand that components must be adapted to the local environmental and operating conditions. High quality standards and continuous developments ensure that that REO is a reliable partner within this industry.

To guarantee compliance with railway norms, standards and the classification of Ingress Protection the following methods are used:

  • In-house testing laboratories
  • Shock and vibration tests
  • Cooperation only with selected suppliers
  • FEM analysis for the simulation of environmental influences


For railway technology REO offers:

  • NTT BW – Braking, smoothing and filter resistors
  • NTT – Mains chokes, motor chokes, interference chokes, absorption circuit choke, EMC chokes, dv/dt chokes, AC/DC chokes
  • RFI filter, sinusoidal filter, harmonic filter
  • NUT – inverter transformers AC transformers, power transformer, HF transformer, current transformer, special components for energy generation
  • NPT – test chokes for load test of frequency converters
  • REOLAB mobil – mobile power supply for the railway workshop
  • REOLAB – test devices for duration and function tests

All components for the railway technology - from transformers and chokes up to filters - are developed as a standard design or in accordance with the specific requirements of our customers.

  • Safety: to ensure that the safety and comfort of passengers are not impaired, every component used in a train must meet the current norms and standards. Tests and accredited testing laboratories prove the safety of our components. 
  • Weight: Intelligent methods in materials selection and FEM-calculation mean that REO components are of particularly low weight. 
  • Space : The optimal use of space, and compliance with specified mechanical and electrical requirements, form the basis of our development work. 
  • LD 220

    Air choke with aluminum-copper/disc winding

    LD 220
    • Rated current: 200 - 700 A
    • Inductance: 0.5 - 4 mH

    Air chokes are particularly used where high inductive linearity is required. Due to their relatively simple mechanical structure, they are not only compact, but also very robust.

    With our expertise, the REO air chokes perform to the required standard, even in the most arduous conditions.

    • Frequency of the current: DC und AC
    • Tolerances: + 10 / - 10%, + 5 / - 5%
    • Taps: By default, no taps (available on request)
    • Insulation: F or H
    • Cooling method and cooling liquid according to IEC 60310: AN, AF or WF
    • Test voltage: up to 12kV 60s 50Hz, up to 25kV 1.2/50µs
    • Mounting: Suspended, vertical or horizontal
    • Mechanical strength, mechanical simulation (FEM): EN 12663
    • Shock - and vibration stress: IEC 61373 Kat. 1 Kl. B

    REO Mix & Match principle 

    With REO Mix & Match you can choose from a wide range of options - combine the various options in order to always get the best product for your application.

    REO is able to offer different designs and winding techniques, a variety of conductor materials and structures.  Depending on the specific requirements, we are able to produce an optimal solution by combining these parameters to provide the perfect solution.

    Optional

    • Layer winding/Disc winding
    • Aluminum, Copper or aluminum+copper
    • Protections: Paint coating, protective coating, housing or REO Xtreme
    • Cooling fan/unit
    • Sensors:  Switch NO / NC, PT100, NTC, PTC


  • RUT 500

    Leakage transformer

    RUT 500
    • Rated power: 71000 - 275000 VA
    • Input voltage: 210 - 1660 V

    In railway applications, where it’s about the greatest possible comfort and safety of passengers, components are required that save space, are safe and have a long service life. Supply interruptions or voltage drops can lead to a range of undesirable effects such as the loss of motor power. 

    The REO leakage transformer ensures harmonized current and voltage outputs, filtering harmonics, and limiting the ripple current. With the spatial separation of the primary and secondary windings and the resulting intentional increase in the magnetic leakage field, the REO leakage transformer achieves a loose magnetic coupling. 

    This results in the combination of the function of a transformer (transforming voltage with galvanic separation) and a current-limiting choke.

     

    Options

    • Various performance classes: 50 kVA, 100 kVA, 150 kVA and 200 kVA
    • Voltage drop 10% up, 20%, and 30%
    • Voltage ratio /Windings selectable
    • Winding material and optimized insulation degree selectable
  • REOLOAD mobil

    Mobile three-phase AC and DC resistive load for train technology

    REOLOAD mobil

    Applications:

    Passenger cars no longer have to be shunt to a stationary resis­tive load for inspection purposes – with the REOLOAD mobil the resistive load comes to the car. Auxiliary converters or DC bat­tery chargers can be tested. A 20m long mains cable with safety plug provides a large radius for inspection works and fast pro­cesses.

    A display with control panel is integrated.

  • NTT AMCC 400

    REO TSS choke with amorphous core

    NTT AMCC 400

    As a passive inductive component in power supplies and in power electronics, the buck-converter choke is used for attenuating undesirable frequencies or for saving and storing energy.

    The term buck-converter choke, indicates the complete ready-for-use unit containing the choke, air cooling, mounting, and connections.  The chokes are available with different cores, which enables individual selection depending on the requirement of the application.  In addition to iron-based cores, chokes with cores of amorphous alloy are becoming more common, in the form of toroidal cores, cut strip-wound cores or special custom solutions.

    The use of amorphous materials offers an exceptional combination of high satur­ation flux density (1.56 T) and a high permeability.  In addition to the high temperature class, further features of amorphous alloy include low hysteresis and eddy-current losses, suitability for the medium-frequency range (<20 kHz) and use for high powers up to 500 kVA.

    • Type of choke: Up/Buck converter choke with iron core
    • Voltage of the system: 500 – 1,100 V
    • Max. permissible tolerances: ( -10 % / +10% )
    • Linearity: min. 0.2 mH @ 230 Aeff
    • Harmonic currents constantly / Superimposed Harmonics: 60 Ass @ 19 kHz
    • Insulation class: H
    • Cooling: AF
    • Protection Rating: IP65/66
    • Rated voltage for insulation: 1,200 Vdc
    • Test voltage: 3.5 kV (50 Hz, 60 s)


  • NTT UI114-50

    REO TSS choke with iron core

    NTT UI114-50

    As a passive inductive component in power supplies and in power electronics, the buck-converter choke is used for attenuating undesirable frequencies or for saving and storing energy.

    The term buck-converter choke, indicates the complete ready-for-use unit containing the choke, air cooling, mounting, and connections.  The chokes are available with different cores, which enables individual selection depending on the requirement of the application.  In addition to iron-based cores, chokes with cores of the amorphous alloy are becoming more common, in the form of toroidal cores, cut strip-wound cores or special custom solutions.

    The use of amorphous materials offers an exceptional combination of high satur­ation flux density (1.56 T) and a high permeability.  In addition to the high temperature class, further features of amorphous alloy include low hysteresis and eddy-current losses, suitability for the medium-frequency range (<20 kHz) and use for high powers up to 500 kVA.

    • Type of choke: Up/Buck converter choke with iron core
    • Voltage of the system: 500 – 1,100 V
    • Max. permissible tolerances: ( -10 % / +10% )
    • Linearity: min. 0.2 mH @ 230 Aeff
    • Harmonic currents constantly / Superimposed Harmonics: 60 Ass @ 19 kHz
    • Insulation class: H
    • Cooling: AF
    • Protection rating: IP65/66
    • Rated voltage for insulation: 1,200 Vdc
    • Test voltage: 3.5 kV (50 Hz, 60 s)


  • NTT LD-DH 100

    Directly cooled surge current choke

    NTT LD-DH 100
    • Nominal Voltage: 3000 V
    • Rated current: 500 - 2500 A

    The current limiting inductor limits the short-circuit current in a bridge circuit.  Thus, the intermediate circuit is protected and prevents the destruction of the connected semiconductor devices. Usually IGBT‘s.

    • According to:  EN 60076-6
    • Test voltage: 12kV
    • Overload: 1.5 x INnomin 1 min / h
    • Climatic Category: DIN IEC 68 Part 1 25/085/21

     

    Typical applications

    • Drive technology
    • Wind energy
    • Train technology


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