1 Марта 2019
The scientific and technical Council on "Automation of tram traffic management on the territory of tram depots and on city routes of Moscow" was held in Krasnopresnensky depot on Wednesday, February 27. One of the main topics of the event was the use of automated turnouts in the infrastructure of the Moscow tram.
Among the representatives of the largest domestic and foreign manufacturers of turnouts, scientific and technical specialists were chief engineer of LLC "Termotron-Zavod" Sergey Davydov and commercial Director of the company Andrey Mikhailov.
As noted by the chief engineer of sue "Mosgortrans" Pavel Khmelev, during the scientific and technical Council, its participants got acquainted with a number of proposals for the development of tram infrastructure. The representatives of the exploiting parties have shared with the producers of their wishes and expectations.
Within the NTS Sergei Davydov presented the electric switches for tram turnouts (SPT) produced by "Termotron-Zavod". "Our company, understanding the role and importance of the development of high — speed tram traffic in major cities of Russia, at the end of last year, has committed to the development of mass production of SPT, - said Sergey Davydov. — We have tried to take the best that we use in our serial drives and add new technical solutions. The result was a drive incision, with internal closure of the gate, with the control system, with manual translation, with the necessary set of adjustments and safe to operate.
Last year we made a prototype of the drive type SPT. At the site of LLC "ZTO" in the city of Kushva in the framework of the conference on modern tram technologies, successfully passed the factory acceptance of the turnout development of the MRZ with the control system of the NIITM and the switch drive type SPT".
For 2019, operational tests of the SPT drive in St. Petersburg as part of the turnout are planned. Currently, LLC "Termotron-Zavod" in the process of manufacture there are some more drives to conduct a controlled operation on the area of Repin in St. Petersburg in the composition are already laid and there turnouts.