JSC "Riga Electric Machine Building Works" Starts Implementation of Research 1.31
Since December 2013 JSC "Riga Electric Machine Building Works" (JSC "Rīgas elektromašīnbūves rūpnīca", JSC "RER") has been starting implementation of Research 1.31 "Air Conditioning System Designing and Prototype Development" in the frames of the Project "Establishment of Machine Building Competence Centre", for which "TRANSPORT MAŠĪNBŪVES KOMPETENCES CENTRS’’ Ltd (Transport Machine Building Competence Centre) and State Agency "Latvijas Investīciju un attīstības aģentūra” (Latvian Agency of Investments and Development) concluded сontract No. L-KC-11-0002 on April 6, 2011.
The research target is to develop trial prototype for a new product – air conditioning equipment that may be installed in new-constructed passenger cars as well as used in modernization of currently existing cars.
The new product will be a completely new development in the range of "RER" production. It will be sophisticated power and electronic equipment. The air conditioning system of passenger cars (ACS) is intended for supply and processing of fresh air as well as for its disinfection in order to prevent dissemination of infections and bacteria. It is to provide convenient conditions for passengers, locomotive driver and for the employees providing train services.