European Year of Rail: focus on hoses and fittings for the world of trains


2021: European year of rail. The European Parliament has turned the spotlight on one of the safest, most sustainable and innovative means of transport. A vehicle capable of significantly reducing CO2 emissions and which plays a primary role in mobility.

There are many activities planned across the continent to encourage the use of trains and reach the goal of climate neutrality by 2050. IVG Colbachini will be alongside our partners: builders, maintainers and railway bodies to support them with our product range.

IVG products guarantee maximum safety for operators and passengers on board. In accordance with the European standard EN 45545-2, the hose structures are designed to meet the highest risk levels (HL2, HL3) ensuring low toxicity and smoke emission in case of fire.

Find out what makes us a reliable partner:

Control of the entire process (formulation and production of rubber compounds, hose production, final tests) 

Co-design and customization of different components 

Personnel specialized in the construction of railway hoses

• Supply of tested hoses, ready for use and complete with swaged on or clamped fittings 

Our product catalogue is the result of more than 50 years of activity. Our hoses and fittings are developed for different uses in trains: braking systems, sanitary connections, cable protection, pantographs, sand leveling and other services.  

Do you want to find out more about our products for the railway world? Contact our experts now.


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