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DIN Standards Committee Railway

About FSF

The DIN Standards Committee Railway (FSF) is responsible for all railway-specific standardisation work in the field of

  • rolling stock,
  • railway infrastructure
  • and system-related matters

with the exception of electrical and electronic applications.
It represents the German interests in European and International standardisation, in particular with regard to CEN/TC 256 Railway Applications and ISO/TC 269 Railway Applications, and holds the Secretariat of both Technical Commitees.
Furthermore it is in close contact to all committees of CEN-/CENELEC- and ISO/lEC which are engaged in aspects of railway. Furthermore FSF organises the standardisation work of cableways.

How is FSF composed?


DIN-Normenausschuss Fahrweg und Schienenfahrzeuge (FSF)

Heike Kühn

Rolandstr. 4
34131 Kassel

Tel.: +49 561 997918-22

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New projects
Document number Begin Title
DIN 27201-12 2021-01-20 State of railway vehicles - Basic principles and production technology - Part 12: Mandatory supervision equipments permanently installed in railway vehicles More  Comment 
DIN EN 00256956 2021-01-07 Bahnanwendungen - Oberbau - Zerstörungsfreie Prüfung an Schienen im Gleis - Zerstörungsfreie Prüfung an Schweißungen im Gleis More  Comment 
DIN EN 16207 rev 2020-12-28 Bahnanwendungen - Bremse - Anforderungen an Funktion und Leistungsfähigkeit von Magnetschienenbremssystemen für Schienenfahrzeuge More  Comment 

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Current Draft Standards
Document number Edition Title
DIN EN 17639 2021-03 Safety of machinery - Cableway installations designed for the transport of material and specially designated persons - General safety requirements; German version prEN 17639:2021 More 
DIN EN 15734-1/A1 2021-03 Railway applications - Braking systems of high speed trains - Part 1: Requirements and definitions; German and English version EN 15734-1:2010/prA1:2021 More 
DIN EN 15734-2/A1 2021-03 Railway applications - Braking systems of high speed trains - Part 2: Test methods; German and English version EN 15734-2:2010/prA1:2021 More 

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New publications
Document number Edition Procedure Title
DIN EN 17343 2021-03 Standard Railway applications - General terms and definitions; Trilingual version EN 17343:2020 More  Order from Beuth Verlag
DIN EN 13848-2 2021-02 Standard Railway applications - Track - Track geometry quality - Part 2: Measuring systems - Track recording vehicles; German version EN 13848-2:2020 More  Order from Beuth Verlag
DIN EN 13260 2020-12 Standard Railway applications - Wheelsets and bogies - Wheelsets - Product requirements; German version EN 13260:2020 More  Order from Beuth Verlag

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Documents withdrawn without replacement
Document number Deadline for comments Title
DIN 25525 2021-01-31 Rail vehicles - Linkage of woods More  Comment 
DIN 37081 2021-01-31 Adjusting equipment for brake blocks; Brackets, Spring plates More  Comment 
DIN 27170-1 2021-03-31 Electrical and air-conditioning equipments on railway vehicles - Switching cabinets - Part 1: Layout for switching cabinets More  Comment 

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