KONČAR – Electric vehicles Inc., have long experience in modernizing electric locomotives. Locomotives modernized and streamlined in company KONČAR – Electric vehicles Inc. are now used in fleets of numerous operators in the countries of Southeast Europe.
Reconstruction of driver’s cab according to technical, safety, ergonomic and aesthetic regulations and requirements
Replacement of existing drive inverters with new modern inverters
Incorporating modern static inverter drives
Installation of a new compressed air production system
Digitalization – implementation of microprocessor control system
Installation of the energy consumption measurement system according to EN50463
OBJECTIVES OF MODERNIZATION
Increasing reliability and availability of vehicles in traffic
Increase time in exploitation between two major repairs
Reduction of exploitation and maintenance costs
Increasing the ability of locomotives with regard to towing capacity
Realizing the Auto Run Function (Speed Maintenance)
Realization of effective anti-slip protection
Improving the working conditions and the environment of the engineer
Installation of the energy consumption measurement system according to EN50463.