BORDLINE® M for light rail vehicles

Auxiliary converters and battery chargers for 600/750 Vdc overhead line voltage

BORDLINE M series is a flexible platform for static converters with a wide application range for any light rail vehicle and related vehicle concepts (e.g. tramways, light-metros, streetcars, trolleybus, and monorails...), for new vehicles and fleet refurbishment. The converters are designed for input voltages of 600 Vdc or 750 Vdc and generate onboard supply voltages.

A broad range of light rail vehicle platforms are equipped with BORDLINE M converters (Alstom, Adtranz, AnsaldoBreda, Bombardier, Brookville, CNR, Durmazlar, Inekon, Intamin, Istanbul Ulasim, Stadler Rail, Siemens, Vossloh, etc.).

The product portfolio is completed with additional small converters powered by low-voltage sources. Special customized design, other input voltages and output power levels are available on request. 
Key product features
  • Compactness and lightweight
  • Standardized modules (Power Electronic Building Blocks)
  • Robust and rugged design
  • Roof or under-floor mounting
  • With or without galvanic separation
  • Easy maintenance and excellent service concept
  • Flat battery start-up device
  • Cooled by a built-in fan, liquid cooling system or natural convection

For further details, please refer to the data sheets in the download section.

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