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SMARTconverter 3 for new SNCF Intercity trains

The vehicle manufacturer CAF ordered 112 SMARTconverter 3 of type 140 kVA + 20 kW from Dinghan SMART. The lightweight and particularly energy-efficient auxiliary power converters are being used on 28 new SNCF intercity trains.

The deliveries of the SMARTconverter 3 begin at the end of 2021. The vehicles will go into service from 2023 and operate the Paris-Clermont-Ferrand and Paris-Limoges-Toulouse routes.

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About Dinghan SMART Railway Technology GmbH
Dinghan SMART Railway Technology GmbH develops and manufactures innovative auxiliary power converters for international rolling stock. The product portfolio ranges from single devices such as battery chargers or air conditioning inverters to complete auxiliary power converters for passenger cars and multiple-unit trains. The system technology is suitable for a variety of applications and characterized by innovative power electronics, high reliability, and robustness. The subsidiary of Beijing Dinghan Technology Group Co., Ltd. has its headquarters in Kassel in the center of Germany.

About Beijing Dinghan Technology Group
Beijing Dinghan Technology Group Co. Ltd. is a leading Chinese manufacturer of railway technology systems. The group’s product portfolio covers rail infrastructure and rolling stock. With a number of R&D centers, production and sales sites, Beijing Dinghan offers both mobility and high-tech solutions. Beijing Dinghan Technology Group Co. Ltd. employs approximately 1,800 staff worldwide. In 2018, the stock-listed company