Fire resistant cables

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  • In the event of fire, rolling stock equipment should remain functional to help in the evacuation process.
  • Nexans has been at the forefront of technological progress in fire resistant cables, designing control and power cables to be used in safety systems (emergency lighting, fire detection, warning systems, door opening, etc.) for control or power feeding.
  • These cables ensure the integrity of electrical circuits for a certain time after the fire started. FLAMEX® fire resistant cables are surviving more than 90 minutes when tested according to EN 45545-2.

Cables Solutions


Fire resistant cables
Cavi d'uso industriale/Cavi e accessori per materiale rotabile

Cables are everywhere around us and most of the time not visible once they are installed. However in the event of fire rolling stock equipments should remain functional to help in the evacuation process. Fire resistant cables are designed to be used in safety systems (emergency lighting, fire detection, warning systems, door opening, etc.) for control or power feeding. Nexans is dedicated to improve safety in rolling stock by protecting people’s lives and trail from fires with innovative fire safety cables. These cables ensure the integrity of electrical circuits for a certain time after the fire started.

Standards & Specifications

  • Fire resistance acc. to: EN 50200 & IEC 60331-2
  • Fire resistant cables also comply with: EN 45 545-2, DIN 5510-2, BS 6853-1A, NFPA 130, UNICEI 11 170-3 & GOST-R 31 565.

Main characteristics

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