Design at DB Engineering & Consulting
The mobility of tomorrow is a complex challenge that we work on every day, investing our passion and the necessary expertise.
Deadlines, costs and quality must be kept in balance in every infrastructure project to ensure operations are reliable, efficient and sustainable.
It's no easy task. To reach your goal, you have to be able to envision how all relevant areas will work together. For us, that means developing individual components and linking them to create a forward-looking overall system that meets our customers' needs.
DB Engineering & Consulting handles all tasks related to designing transport routes, stations, depots, terminals and the associated technology – from the basic assessment to detailed design. We make sure your project is well positioned from start to finish.
Our design services:
Project concept and preliminary design
Studies and expert opinions
Strategy and goal definition
Operational infrastructure planning
Analysis of operations
Line and timetable design
Determination of the appropriate system scope
Identification of work to be performed
Assessment of operating infrastructure
Construction operations planning
Preliminary design to construction drawings
Preparation and evaluation of bids
We offer design services in the following areas?
Control-command and signaling
Traction current supply systems, overhead line systems, conductor rails
IT and telecommunications systems
Electrical power systems (50 Hz)
Plant, machinery and equipment
Mechanical, electrical and plumbing
Electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) and electrical safety
Expertise to permit compliance with EMC Directives and EMC Management
Planning of earthing and bonding as well as lightning protection measures
Measuring of currents, voltages and electromagnetic fields
Calculation of induced voltages and planning of protection measures against interference
Planning of corrosion protection measures for DC railways
Earthworks, civil and underground engineering
Railroad crossings, including road construction
Platform facilities, including platform roofs
Technical and functional buildings
Bridges and viaducts (steel, concrete and other designs)
Tunnels and viaducts (cut and cover, bored and mechanical construction methods)
Special geotechnical engineering