Stat-X Fire Suppression is Selected to protect Bombardier Locomotives
Sep 24, 2012
Aero-X AG, certified Stat-X distributor, has received orders from Fogtec Brandschutz & Co.KG, Cologne, Germany for the supply of Stat-X aerosol fire extinguishing systems for both the Bombardier Traxx AC3 and the Bombardier Traxx ME-DE locomotives. Fogtec fire GmbH & Co.KG delivers a heat detector system which could be optimally positioned by means of CFD simulations, and integrates the Stat-X® aerosol fire suppression systems in various sizes, provided by the Aero-X AG, according to faithful to reality performed fire extinguishing tests. The safety of the extinguishing agent as well as the robust and compact design of the respective Stat-X aerosol generators, in addition to economic aspects, were and in combination with the vast experience of Fogtec Brandschutz GmbH & Co.KG in the area of fire protection on rolling stock, decisive for the contract award. The contracts cover the supply of Stat-X aerosol fire suppression systems for several hundred locomotives.