CEN - PREN 13481-3
Railway Applications - Track - Performance Requirements for Fastening Systems - Part 3: Fastening Systems for wood and polymeric composite sleepers
|Publication Date:||1 January 2021|
|ICS Code (Construction of railways):||93.100|
This document is applicable to fastening systems, in categories A -E as specified in EN 13481-1:2012, 3.1 for use on wood or polymeric composite sleepers in ballasted or ballastless track, including track on open deck bridges, with respective maximum axle loads, and minimum curve radii as shown in Table 1.
The requirements apply to:
− fastening systems which act on the foot and/or web of the rail including direct fastening systems and indirect fastening systems;
− fastening systems for rail sections included in EN 13674-1:2011+A1:2017
This document is not applicable to fastening systems for other rail sections, rigid fastening systems, special fastening systems used at bolted joints or glued joints or special low clamping force fastenings used to mitigate track-bridge interaction effects.
This document is for type approval of complete fastening systems.