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DLR Webcast from InnoTrans - Innovative nose protects trains during collisions
Which technologies do high-speed trains of the future need? This is the question being examined by researchers at the German Aerospace Center (DLR) as part of the 'Next Generation Train' project. A key aspect of the project is to save energy by reducing the weight of trains. This can be implemented, for example, with a special, lighter nose on multiple units. Project Manager Joachim Winter explains in the webcast how the nose, exhibited at the international railway transport trade fair 'InnoTrans 2010', works.
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Last update: 27/09/2010 09:52:33