Description

A tank car for the transportation of a wide range of chemically active substances.

This new generation tank car leaves behind existing analogues in technical characteristics. The tank car has a load capacity of 73 t and a volume of 88 m3, 15 m3 (or 7 t) more than other similar freight cars on the market, which are mounted on 23.5 t bogies. Maximum efficiency and economy are achieved when the tank car is used to transport technical spirits, liquid hydrocarbons and other liquid chemicals.

Designed by: All-Union Research and Development Centre for Transportation Technology, LLC.

Specifications

Technical specification

Model 15-9993-03

Payload capacity, t

73

Tank space, m3

88

Tank internal dimensions, mm 3,240

Tare weight, t

27

Length over coupler pulling faces, mm

12,020

Gabarit as per GOST 9238-2013

1-Т

Bogie model

18-9855

Estimated static load from the wheel set on rails, kN (tf)

245.25 (25)

Service life, years

24*

Regulatory overhaul period, up to ths km (years) 500 (6)**
Cargo

* may be increased after durability testing

** will be specified after controlled operation

Cargo UN Cargo code
Alpha-methyl styrene 2303
Acetone (propanone) 1090
Butanol (butyl alcohol)
1120
Isobutyl alcohol (isobutanol)
1212
Ethylbenzyl fractions
3295
Denatured ethyl alcohol not included in the alphabetic list of ethanols (Process B technical-grade rectified denatured ethyl alcohol in conformity with GOST R 51999-2002 standard, Process A and B technical-grade denatured synthetic ethyl alcohol in conformity with GOST R 52574-2006 standard)
1170
Technical-grade ethyl alcohol
1170
Other cargos
By request

Clients