Artikelen door edilon)(sedra

RetroFit project Metro Valencia, Spain

At the start of 2019 the old booted sleeper track of Metro line 2 of Metro Valencia needed to be replaced. The booted blocks were completely worn out. Tie-bars had to be removed due to corrosion and electrical isolation problems. The track no longer functioned according to the system requirements of today’s regulations. One of […]

PRESS RELEASE: new generation of block systems

edilon)(sedra successfully installs a RetroFit solution for worn-out metro tunnel tracks: Corkelast® EBS-RF. A proven refurbishment concept for old booted (bi-)block sleeper tracks under operation. For more information about this fast and reliable replacement solution download our press release.

Renewal of tracks on steel bridge in Bern, Switzerland

edilon)(sedra has recently completed the renewal of rail tracks on the more than 130 years old steel bridge named “Kirchenfeldbrücke” over the river Aare in Bern, Switzerland. The order included the delivery of Corkelast® ERS system (450 m of track), rail expansion joints, steel trough construction as well as consultancy and quality control supervision. An […]

Track replacement ONCF Tunnel de Rabat Ville, Morocco

Very short possession time and optimised tunnel clearance due to Corkelast® ERS. In October 2018 edilon)(sedra successfully completed a complicated track replacement operation in the “Tunnel de Rabat Ville”, Morocco. The transition of 2 x 1.300 m ballasted track to Corkelast® ERS (Embedded Rail System) was performed in a very short possession time, while one […]

Heikinkatu Bridge, Finland – Bridge of the Year 2018!

We are delighted to announce that the Heikinkatu Bridge in the city of Oulu has been named ‘Bridge of the Year 2018’ in Finland, a title awarded by the Finnish Association of Building Engineers! In 2017 edilon)(sedra installed its Corkelast® Embedded Rail System (Corkelast® ERS) on this state-of-the-art railway bridge. The 2018 jury deliberated on […]

Bridge Railtrack Competence Centre

edilon)(sedra decided to set up a Bridge Railtrack Competence Centre for the entire edilon)(sedra Group at its location in Munich, Germany. The centre is intended to grow into a central start-up centre for national and international bridge construction projects – know-how, experience and information will be consolidated centrally for employees, interested parties and partners. Overview […]

Future-proofed rail system for Bucharest’s Metro Line 5

The city of Bucharest in Romania faces substantial daily costs and effort in maintaining its existing metro lines. Cost and maintenance considerations were the driving factors for the operator Metrorex S.A. to choose a new and durable track fastening system for the new Metro Line 5: edilon)(sedra Corkelast® EBS (Embedded Block System). In total, 15 […]

edilon)(sedra is pleased to welcome you at Innotrans 2018!

We cordially invite you to attend Innotrans 2018 in Berlin, Germany, due to take place from the 18th to the 21st of September 2018. We would be delighted to present to you our latest innovation for the renovation of so called “booted blocks” for ballestless tracks: edilon)(sedra Corkelast® EBS-RF, a state-of-the-art RetroFit system solution for […]

Fully customizable edilon)(sedra BIM models

In order to inform our customers and partners about how to integrate edilon)(sedra BIM models (Revit models) into a project’s BIM model, our Application Engineering department has produced a series of short videos. One of the videos demonstrates a fully customizable BIM model of our Corkelast® EBS (Embedded Block System). The video includes different configurations […]