Aluminium High-Speed trains

Aluminium innovation in high-speed trains

Aluminium High-Speed trains – lightweight metal  In the 1980s, aluminium became the prominent metal of choice for trams and high-speed trains. This improved acceleration and decreased running costs. In 1996, the TGV Duplex train combined the concept of high speed trains with that of optimal capacity. Transporting 40% more passengers and weighing 12% less, all[…]