Established over nine decades, Bender is a trusted and world renowned pioneer of innovative electrical safety products.
An approved supplier to Network Rail, Bender UK design and manufacture quality, high performance electrical safety solutions for use in the UK’s rail infrastructure in areas such as signal systems, trackside power installations and signal boxes.
Rail operators are responsible for ensuring the safety of the UK’s rail networks and maximising the availability of thousands of miles of track every day. Electrical safety solutions developed by Bender deliver continuous monitoring of electrical systems and equipment for earth faults and insulation failure – immediately informing maintenance teams of potential problems which could result in train delays and significant financial penalties for the rail operators.
Continuous monitoring of the various power supply systems (an integral part of the track structure which guarantees electrical safety) is a key element in ensuring that operations run smoothly.
Bender UK has worked closely with Network Rail to develop electrical safety system solutions which are approved for use in UK rail applications. Our electrical safety solutions deliver continuous monitoring of railway electrical systems and equipment for earth faults and insulation failure – immediately informing maintenance teams about potential problems before critical operating issues arise.
Bender UK’s rail signalling protection systems capability also includes monitoring of rail switch points heating units and motors, and control voltage network monitoring for railway crossings.
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Railway-News magazine Issue 2, April 2023: Bender UK - Approval of Tier 2 and Tier 1 Rail System Insulation Monitoring.
Railway-News magazine Issue 2, June 2022: Bender UK - Keeping Electrical Railways Safe.
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Network Rail has approved Bender UK’s RS4 Tier 1 intelligent insulation monitoring system for use across the UK rail network.
Bender UK has been awarded Network Rail product acceptance (PA05/07464) of its RS4 Tier 2 Intelligent Insulation Monitoring System
Network Rail has approved Bender UK’s RS4 Rail Signalling Power Protection system for Tier 1 and 2 live trial installations.
Bender’s Rail Signalling Power Monitoring systems have been the principal method of tracking and locating faults on railways for two decades.
Bender UK is an expert in the design and supply of signal power protection and insulation monitoring systems for the UK’s rail network.
Network Rail has approved Bender’s Tier 3 RS4 which makes it simple for new devices and upgrades to be procured...
Bender UK was awarded Best Customer Service Excellence at the 2019 In Cumbria Business Awards, which recognises the county’s best companies.
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New signal power protection systems from Bender UK were officially unveiled at Railtex 2019. The launch of new multi-tier fault detection...
Next-generation Rail Signal Power Protection with increased sensitivity for first fault location and compliance with Network Rail’s...
Bender UK has produced a Network Rail approved rail signalling protection system which enables maintenance crews to quickly identify electrical faults on...
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