In the meeting hosted by Kardemir, the production of the national wheel set was discussed.
2018 in Kardemir Wheel Factory In October, it is planned that the production train of 920 mm diameter wheel train will be completed in series production in accordance with EN 13262 Standard. Kardemir will carry out all the chemical and mechanical tests of the wheels it produces in accordance with the standard by certifying itself as a quality certificate. Following the production of the appropriate wheel in accordance with the standard, the TSI certification procedures required by the Rail Transportation systems in parallel with the trials will be carried out by Kardemir.
MKEK is able to produce the required axle shafts immediately by the current facilities and to produce them with normalized annealing and ultrasonic NDT tests and the monthly production capacity is 1000 pcs / month. In the following years (2019-2023) Kardemir A.Ş. 5, which will be produced in accordance with different rail transportation systems, has been able to produce 5 for different load, passenger, high-speed train, light rail and locomotive wheels by X-TRX.