Standard Swedish standard · SS-EN 12561-3:2011

Railway applications - Tank wagons - Part 3: Bottom filling and emptying devices for gases liquefied under pressure

Status: Valid · Corrected by: SS-EN 12561-3:2011/AC:2014

This European Standard specifies requirements on and characteristics of bottom filling and emptying devices on tank wagons used for the carriage of gases liquefied under pressure having a test pressure up to 2,9 MPa. This European Standard specifies the important dimensions and arrangements for the filling and emptying connections. Safety functions of these devices are subject to RID requirements and not described in this document.

This European Standard applies to new tank wagons built after the 1st January 2010.


Protection against dangerous goods (13.300) Trailing stock (45.060.20)

Product information

Language: English

Written by: SIS - Industriteknik

International title:

Article no: STD-80752

Edition: 2

Approved: 7/12/2011

No of pages: 24

Replaces: SS-EN 12561-3