Global Patent Index - EP 0997364 A1

EP 0997364 A1 2000-05-03 - Railway vehicle for the transportation of passengers

Title (en)

Railway vehicle for the transportation of passengers

Title (de)

Schienenfahrzeug zur Personenbeförderung

Title (fr)

Véhicule ferroviaire pour le transport de personnes

Publication

EP 0997364 A1 (DE)

Application

EP 99120371 A

Priority

DE 29819051 U

Abstract (en)

A locomotive with a split-level floor has a single lateral support on either side, extending the length of the locomotive and joined to both of the floor sections. The underframe contains lateral supports (1) and a floor divided into two regions positioned at different heights above the top of the rail. The lateral supports extend the length of the underframe and include two distinct sections (1a, 1b) that are joined to the two different floor sections.

Abstract (de)

Ein Schienenfahrzeug zur Personenbeförderung enthält ein Untergestell mit seitlichen Trägern (1) und einen Fußboden (2), der in unterschiedlichen Höhen über der Schienenoberkante angeordnete Bereiche (2a und 2b) aufweist. Die seitlichen Träger (1) sind jeweils durch einen durchgehenden Langträger gebildet, der für jeden der unterschiedlich hohen Fußbodenbereiche (2a und 2b) einen zugehörigen Anschluß (1a bzw. 1b) aufweist. <IMAGE>

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

B61D 17/10; B61F 1/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B61D 17/10 (2006.01); B61F 1/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B61F 1/00 (2013.01); B61D 17/10 (2013.01)

Citation (applicant)

VERKEHR UND TECHNIK 1995, vol. 5, pages 194 - 195

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

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EPO simple patent family

DE 29819051 U1 19981224; AT 256586 T 20040115; EP 0997364 A1 20000503; EP 0997364 B1 20031217; ES 2213958 T3 20040901

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