Tramway turnout structures

The city transport facilities in the Czech and the Slovak Republic belong to the most important customers.

Lately the modernization of the tramway turnouts was carried out and in the focus there were their utility properties:

  • The assembled set of switches were replaced with welded and block switches, switch rails are supplied in different qualities according to the requirement of the customer and according to the load intensity
  • The frogs and crossings are supplied as welded block and the monoblock one.

Czech Republic most important customers:

  • Dopravní podnik Ostrava, a.s.
  • Dopravní podnik Brno, a.s.
  • Dopravní podnik Olomouc, a.s.
  • Dopravní podnik Pilsen, a.s.
  • Dopravní podniky Most a Litvínov, a.s.

Slovakian most important customers:

  • Dopravný podnik Bratislava a.s.
  • Dopravný podnik Košice, a.s.

The DT cooperates in close connection with various projection rooms on new projects implementation, concerning the existing superstructure upgrade and new railway tracks building as well.

Turnout trackwork production within period 2000 till 2012

Czech Republic

City Section Delivery period Item Amount
Brno NT1 2000 - 2012 Set of switches
Turnout
Crossing
93
21
9
Liberec NT1 2000 – 2012 Turnout
Crossing
Frog
5
1
1
Most NT1 2000 – 2012 Set of switches 2
Olomouc NT1 2000 - 2012 Turnout
Expansion device
Set of switches
5
4
3
Ostrava RI57R1
RI57R1
RI57R1
RI57R1
S49
S49
2000 - 2012 Set of switches
Frog
Turnout
Crossing
Turnout
Crossing
6
13
75
32
2
2
Pilsen NT1 2000 – 2012 Set of switches
Expansion device
Turnout
Crossing
40
1
6
4

Slovak Republic

City Section Delivery period Item Amount
Bratislava NT1 2000 - 2012 Set of switches
Expansion device
50
18
Košice NT1
RI57R1
2000 - 2012 Turnout
Crossing
23
21

 

References – Czech Republic