Handling Specialty Manufacturing custom designed and manufactured a nose cone maintenance platform for a US high-speed rail organization. The nose cone platform was one of five different pieces of heavy-duty, custom-designed Rail maintenance equipment engineered and manufactured by Handling Specialty for this project.
- Gel-cell power supply complete with charger.
- It can operate on tracks and flat ground.
- Joystick steering assist for ease of maneuverability.
- Hydraulic wheel engaged to position flanged wheels on the track.
- Controls for traverse movement and moving platform up and down.
- The ladder enables personnel to access below the train.
- Positioned sensors prevent platform collision.