LCS provide On-load and Off-Load DC switchgear enclosures for isolation and safe maintenance of the modern highly reliable Mainline Railway systems.
These range from 2000A - 4400A typically but applications have been as high as 10000A.
Typical configurations are as follows:
- Track Isolation
- Substation Bypass
- Section Isolation (Track Sectioning)
- Track/Overhead line Isolation & Bonding
- Track Selection (Changeover)
- Negative Bonding
Conductor Rail Heating Panels to melt snow and ice on the conductor rails are provided by LCS to keep the railways moving in the depth of winter.