RAIL POWER T Traction Alternators

At the heart of the main drive for railway vehicles is a HITZINGER alternator that is directly coupled with the diesel engine. This genset was specially developed for this field of application together with renowned diesel engine manufacturers.

The systems stand out thanks to high levels of shock and vibration resistance, which have resulted from innovative technical solutions and extensive tests under the toughest conditions.

Technical highlights

  • Flexible overall conceptual design (voltage, frequency)
  • Rectifier integration for DC operation
  • High efficiency
  • Easy to service

Design sizes

  • Power ratings up to 4,000 kVA


  • Many electrical and mechanical add-ons possible