Most of the time, when talking about weighing a rolling stock, one considers as first purpose to know the total weight and thinks that the best application would be connected to the freight transportation. This is true, but actually it is the least interesting aspect of the weighing topic. The most interesting purpose and the most difficult to evaluate as well is to weigh in order to check the set-up of the rolling stock on track. For this reason, we talk about measuring the vertical forces “Q” of each wheel on track. (more…)
On 13th June 2018, IVM attended the Conference “Railway workshops: has the 4.0 age arrived?”, organized by Man.Tra, the Association of Transport Maintenance.
It has been a very fruitful day, focused on the new railway technology for fleet maintenance.
The audience has been truly enthusiastic about POWERVE, our portable solution to measure the weight force on wheels.
At the following link, you can download the Italian presentation. If you are interested in its English translation, contact us and we will translate it for you: (more…)
On 13th June 2018, IVM will attend the Conference “Railway workshops: has the 4.0 age arrived?”, organized by Man.Tra, the Association of Transport Maintenance. Open the article to download the full brochure of the event!
IVM will attend the most highly-anticipated railway event of the year: InnoTrans 2018! The event will take place in Berlin from the 18th to the 21st of September 2018.
IVM has recently measured several hopper wagons at Rete Ferroviaria Italiana RFI, in order to perform a static load test on an old railway bridge.
IVM has performed a Testing with POWERVE at Rete Ferroviaria Italiana (RFI, one of our first clients), in Naples, Italy.
On this occasion, we have tested a MATISA vehicle, modified for special diagnostic applications with Track Diagnostic Systems.
IVM keeps travelling the world! Indeed, recently IVM has landed in Buenos Aires, Argentina, to perform a live demo at Trenes Argentinos.
We thank Ferroconsud, our local representative, for having supported us in the organization of the activity.
On March 2018, IVM has sold a POWERVE kit to a new Italian client, the Officina Riparazioni Rotabili (ORR) in Bari.
On this occasion, we have provided a Training Day to teach how to properly use POWERVE.
IVM lands in the United Arab Emirates, precisely in Dubai!
In collaboration with our local representative Iqbal Ibrahim from Avenir Technologies FZE, we have attended Middle East Rail 2018.