Rail Technology & Manufacturing Solutions

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As communities strive for more efficient and sustainable mass transit solutions, rail transportation is experiencing a renaissance in cities all over the world. Today’s railway designs are lighter, faster, more aerodynamic and energy efficient than ever, with lighter weight materials and sleek designs. 3M technologies can help maximize manufacturing and operational efficiencies, while lowering costs and improving long-term performance.

Exterior Rail Vehicle Design & Assembly

3M Solutions help protect rail car exteriors from environmental effects of rain, sun and abrasion, keeping the car looking good, mitigating moisture ingress and more. By helping extend the life of the rail car, 3M solutions can mitigate maintenance over the long haul. Solutions include:

  • Signage Attachment
  • Door Assembly
  • Sealing and Protection
  • Window Installation/Glazing

Interior Rail Vehicle Design & Assembly

Rail coaches transport masses of people quickly, safely and comfortably. 3M technologies are there – sealing the windows, attaching interior panels and carpets, helping construct next generation composites, and keeping passengers comfortable and secure while they ride to their destination. Solutions include:

  • Removable Panel Attachment
  • Window Protection
  • Insulation Attachment
  • Fire Protection
  • Sealing and Noise Reduction
  • Panel Bonding

Train Floor System Installation

Assaulted by constant vibration, twisting and bouncing, train subfloors must roll with the punches. To maintain their long term visibility, 3M’s advance seam sealing and bonding technologies are designed to maintain their effectiveness and elasticity even after years of hard use. Solutions include:

  • Cover Bonding
  • Seam Sealing
  • Panel Bonding
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3M Corporate Headquarters, 3M Center, St. Paul, MN, United States

TEL: +1 800 831 0658

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3M Rail Vehicle Sealing Protection
Rail Vehicle Sealing & Protection
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Interior Rail Vehicle Design
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Train Floor System Installation

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