15 relations: Alfa Pendular, Alstom, Direct current, Electric multiple unit, ElettroTreno, FS Class ETR 460, FS Class ETR 470, List of high-speed trains, New Pendolino, Overhead line, Pantograph (transport), Pendolino, Tilting train, Volt, 15 kV AC railway electrification.
Alfa Pendular is the name of the Pendolino high-speed tilting train of Portuguese state railway company CP.
Alstom is a French multinational company operating worldwide in rail transport markets, active in the fields of passenger transportation, signalling and locomotives, with products including the AGV, TGV, Eurostar, and Pendolino high-speed trains, in addition to suburban, regional and metro trains, and Citadis trams.
Direct current (DC) is the unidirectional flow of electric charge.
An electric multiple unit or EMU is a multiple-unit train consisting of self-propelled carriages, using electricity as the motive power.
ETR (Italian: Elettro Treno Rapido, "Rapid Electric Train") is a series of Italian high-speed trains.
The ETR 460 is an electric multiple unit (EMU) tilting train produced by FIAT Ferroviaria (now Alstom Ferroviaria) since 1993.
ETR 470 (ElettroTreno 470) is a high-speed tilting Electric Multiple Unit introduced in 1993 and produced in nine units for the ItaloSwiss firm Cisalpino.
The following is a list of high-speed trains, limited to conventional wheeled trains, that have been, are, or will be in commercial service.
The New Pendolino is a class of high-speed tilting trains built by Alstom Ferroviaria for Trenitalia, SBB, Renfe, and PKP, known as the ETR 600 / 610, RABe 503, Avant S-114 and ED250 respectively.
An overhead line or overhead wire is used to transmit electrical energy to trams, trolleybuses or trains.
A pantograph (or "pan") is an apparatus mounted on the roof of an electric train, tram or electric bus to collect power through contact with an overhead line.
Pendolino (from Italian pendolo "pendulum", and -ino, a diminutive suffix) is an Italian family of tilting trains used in Italy, Spain, Poland, Portugal, Slovenia, Finland, Russian Federation, the Czech Republic, the United Kingdom, Slovakia, Switzerland and China.
A tilting train is a train that has a mechanism enabling increased speed on regular rail tracks.
The volt (symbol: V) is the derived unit for electric potential, electric potential difference (voltage), and electromotive force.
The AC railway electrification system is used in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Sweden and Norway.