Market characteristics of the railway market for wildlife mitigation products

Train on tracks with power lines

The railway market’s focus is to provide safe travels as efficiently as possible. Reliability is key when it comes to transporting passengers and freight.  

When animals or vegetation come into contact with unprotected areas of the rail infrastructure, flashovers may occur causing delays and expensive repairs. DSG-Canusa’s specialized wildlife mitigation products cover and insulate problem areas to prevent phase-to-phase or phase-to-ground faults and protect valuable assets. 

Benefits of DSG-Canusa products for wildlife mitigation

DSG-Canusa’s wildlife mitigation products prevent bridging the air gap around live metalwork in your infrastructure. Our wildlife mitigation product portfolio includes line covers, tape, sheets, preformed covers and heat shrink tubing for bus bars. Made of specialized polymer, these products provide excellent anti-tracking characteristics with a voltage rating of up to 36kV.

Our wildlife mitigation products for rail are easy to install and certified for Din VDE V 0212-490:2014, VDE-AR-N 4210-11:2011-08, IEC 60060-1:2010 and EN 60243-1.


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