International Railway Journal (IRJ) and IRITS Events Ltd are delighted to announce the participation of fire protection expert WAGNER at next year’s International Railway Summit 2016, taking place on 17-19 February 2016 in Vienna, Austria.

For more than 15 years WAGNER has been successfully active in the field of fire protection solutions for trains. With its unique portfolio of approved products and system solutions WAGNER has become a worldwide leading provider of fire protection solutions for railway vehicles.

The portfolio comprises smoke detection systems, water mist fire-fighting systems as well as gaseous extinguishing systems. WAGNER’s first-class smoke detection system which is very fast, reliable and false-alarm-safe as well as its innovative low pressure water mist technology have already been installed on numerous prestige railway systems, including: ICx Deutsche Bahn AG, Transrapid Shanghai, Metro of Munich, ÖBB railjet, Velaro RUS, Desiro Lastotschka, Desiro Sotchi, Velaro Eurostar, Metro Helsinki, Double-Deck Regional Trains for TrenItalia and Ferrovia Nord, Aeroexpress Moscow, Velaro Turkey and Flirt Belarus.

WAGNER has tested its fire protection system in a real train according to the latest ARGE directives under operational conditions, witnessed by TUV South Rail. The global network of WAGNER companies and partners all over the word allows the company to be close to its customers and offer a high level of localisation of its products.

WAGNER will host a technical review and participate in one-to-one consultation meetings at International Railway Summit 2016.

Organisations and individuals interested in learning more about International Railway Summit 2016 and about how they can participate in the event can visit www.irits.org or contact the organisers, International Railway Journal and IRITS Events.