Alstom CORADIATM Continental BR1440 S5S8
Alstom Transport Deutschland manufactures regional trains for national and international rail transport. The rail vehicle with its highly complex functionality must be approved by Germany’s Federal Rail Authority. New commissioning permits (administrative regulation on commissioning permits) demand a transparent development process and complete documentation, proof of software in combination with hardware / the complete vehicle.
InterEngineer GmbH was awarded the service contract to perform safety engineering in the following areas:
- Management of core team in implementing processes required by new regulations
- Methods development
- Creation of technical safety reports
- Keeping of hazard log
- Creation of risk analysis
- Evaluation of verification and validation
- Cooperation with technical assessors
- Cooperation with the Alstom management
- Project planning
InterEngineer GmbH developed the entire proof of safety for the entire rail vehicle S5-S8 Dortmund Germany, including the following subsystems:
- Heating, air conditioning, ventilation
- Passenger information
- Fire protection
- Track view
- TCMS control technology
- Operating modes
- Compressed air supply
- Train protection
Furthermore, InterEngineer GmbH performed process analyses and optimisations that were necessary for fulfilling national and international requirements.
The project of the rail vehicle type BR 1440 S5S8 was approved on time.
Methodology: moderation, mediation, V model, application of EN50126, EN50128, EN50129