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New order from Bombardier Transportation for the installation of an underfloor wheel lathe

DANOBAT underfloor wheel lathe

DANOBAT underfloor wheel lathe

The division specialised in railways of DANOBATGROUP continues to expand its market share with a major order from Bombardier Transportation. The Canadian company has awarded the cooperative a contract for the delivery of a DANOBAT underfloor wheel lathe  for the re-profiling of train wheels.

The DLR model (DANOBAT Light Rail) is capable of machining train wheels and brake discs. The machine features an option to work both with the axles still attached to the vehicle or with removed wheelsets and bogies. The many different configurations offer several machining capacities: wheel profile, inside and outside surface of the wheel, brake disks located on the inside or end of the axles as well as on the wheel, etc. Read more

A DANOBAT tandem underfloor wheel lathe to be installed in the UK

DANOBAT tandem underfloor wheel lathe

DANOBAT tandem underfloor wheel lathe

The railway business unit of DANOBATGROUP, which manufactures equipment for the railway industry, has secured an important order in the UK.

First Great Western, the UK train operating company, has awarded DANOBATGROUP a contract for the supply and installation of a DANOBAT tandem underfloor wheel lathe which will be installed at its Reading Train Care Depot in 2016. Read more

DANOBATGROUP launches a new website about solutions for the railway industry

New website about solutions for the railway industry

New website about solutions for the railway industry

The railway division of DANOBATGROUP - a benchmark company in turnkey solutions for maintenance and production of rolling stock parts, and the manufacture of stand-alone machines for machining these parts- announces the launch of its new website railways.danobatgroup.com. A space to showcase strategic, innovative and cutting-edge products of the group main brands, DANOBAT and SORALUCE, such as the DANOBAT underfloor wheel lathe: a machine capable of performing maintenance of railway wheels and brake discs, without any need to disassemble the wheel shaft.

With this new website, the group has taken a step further in connecting with its customers in the rail sector. With the motto of less is more, this space has detailed and itemised information about each solution. Read more

DANOBATGROUP to exhibit at CIMT 2015 from 20 to 25 April in Beijing

Latest DANOBAT and SORALUCE machines to showcase at CIMT 2015 from 20 to 25 April in Beijing

Latest DANOBAT and SORALUCE machines to showcase at CIMT 2015 from 20 to 25 April in Beijing

DANOBATGROUP will exhibit the latest developments and technologies of its two product brands, DANOBAT and SORALUCE, at the 14th China International Machine Tool Show -CIMT 2015-.

DANOBATGROUP will showcase in Hall E2, stand 201, the big dimension floor type milling-boring centre SORALUCE FXR-16000-W, the high precision DANOBAT-OVERBECK IRD 400 horizontal internal and radii grinding machine and the DANOBAT Underfloor wheel lathe for corrective maintenance of railway rolling surfaces and brake discs. On the stand a model of a full automatic railways axle, wheels, wheelset machining, assembly and inspection line will be also showcased as well as detailed information of other products such as lathes, grinding machines, milling boring machines, punching and bending machines, laser cutting machines and turnkey solutions for oil&gas and railway industries. Read more

Mayor of Cincinnati visits DANOBATGROUP´s railway division

Major of Cincinnati visits DANOBATGROUP´s railway division

Mayor of Cincinnati visits DANOBATGROUP´s railway division

In order to potential investment opportunities in Cincinnati and strengthen links with rolling stock companies in the Basque Country region, the major of Cincinnati, Mr. Marc Mallory, and his delegation, visited on 28th February DANOBATGROUP´s railway division facilities in Bergara.

Due to the award of the Cincinnati Tram project to company CAF, Mark Mallory has visited these days the headquarters of the company in Beasain, as well as other Spanish cities equipped with CAF's rolling stock, such as the Metro of Seville and Zaragoza´s and Vitoria´s tram. Read more

DANOBATGROUP RAILWAYS at INNOTRANS

Innotrans 2012

Innotrans 2012

DANOBATGROUP RAILWAYS has recently developed a new and innovative "Dynamic Bogie Test Rig", model DTR-25. A equipment which has been specially designed with the collaboration of SKF, global leading supplier of bearing, mechatronic and condition monitoring systems for railways. The equipment will be officially introduced worldwide in the International Trade Fair for Transport Technology, INNOTRANS 2012, which will take place in Berlin from 18th to 21st September (Hall 22a, Stand 130).

The Dynamic Bogie Test Rig for Maintenance based on Condition is critical for the tasks of verifying, repairing and delivering bogies in optimal conditions, and therefore ensure its perfect functioning and quality. Read more

DANOBATGROUP RAILWAYS equipment in the Metro of Madrid

Equipos DANOBATGROUP RAILWAYS en el Metro de Madrid

DANOBATGROUP RAILWAYS equipment in the Metro of Madrid

The Minister of Transport and Infrastructure of the Community of Madrid, Pablo Cavero, talks about the daily maintenance procedure at the Madrid Metro’s 14 workshops. The workshops are equipped with several underfloor wheel lathes and equipment for detecting the state of the rolling surfaces produced and installed by DANOBATGROUP RAILWAYS.

The preventive, predictive and reactive maintenance of the 2300 wagons of Madrid´s underground is done every night between 01:30 and 06:00 in the morning, when the metro is close . Due to the hard work done by 800 people day and night, and the support of DANOBATGROUP technology, quality standards are close to 100%. Read more