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The Basics of Stray Current Control

Reducing or preventing corrosion is a main concern in electrical systems. When DC voltages exist in applications such as railway traction, solar or battery power systems, corrosion can cause major issues in terms of grounding system integrity and effectiveness, or even environmental issues with unintended leakage from underground pipelines.

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nVent SCHROFF Space-saving Cabinets Create More Room On Board Multi-unit (MU) Trains

Many exciting advancements exist in the world of rolling stock, including the proliferation of high-speed rail and emergence of autonomous, driver-less technology. Another significant trend is the rise…

An Innovative nVent Ground Conductor On Track in Metro Railways Throughout China

nVent ERICO provides a variety of solutions for earthing (grounding) and bonding across many industries, including rail. Earthing systems are a critical part of railway safety, protecting passengers and the…

For More Efficient Onboard Electrical Systems, nVent ERIFLEX Connections Make a Difference

  When it comes to transporting people and goods, railroads typically have a lower environmental impact than other modes of transportation. Further, many regions around the world are…

Innovative Switch Heating Solutions for Harsh Winter Weather

Winter weather poses a significant challenge for railways throughout the world. It’s not just cold weather climates that are affected—any region that gets cold enough for freezing rain…

Welcome to nVent Rail: Global Connected Solutions for Safer, More Reliable Railways

The first commercial passenger and freight railway was chartered in 1827. Less than a century later, in 1903, the Electric Railway Improvement Company (ERICO) was born, quickly becoming…