Duration of the project
2011 to 2014
The VELARO E 320 Rolling Stock is a high-speed train circulating in France, Belgium and in the United Kingdom composed of multiple units for a maximum operating speed up to 320 km/h.
The train is composed of 16 cars divided into two 8-car-symetric vehicles.
The train is configured to support three tension levels : 25 kV AC, 1500V DC and 3000V DC.
Scope of work
French DeBo Service
- The mission consists in assessing the Velaro E Rolling Stock, and includes risks identified in the Risks Analysis in the Safety Case according to the French Decree 2006-1279.
CSM Service (Common Safety Method)
This mission has been performed according the EC regulation N°352/2009 of April, 24th 2009.
Belgian DeBo Service
- Law of 2006/12/19 “Law related to the railway operation safety” ; latest version;
- Order of 2009/11/13 “Royal Order related to the Safety National Regulatory framework”
- Order of 10/07/30 “Ministerial Order related to the application of requirements applicable to Rolling Stocks to use train paths”
- The directive of commission n°2011/18/EU of 1 March 2011 (annex VI chapter 3)
- Relevant national requirements that are not covered by in-force TSIs (open-points, specific cases, or under national rules)