HVAC is today a standard part of new public transport vehicles. HVAC helps significantly to increase passenger comfort. In rail vehicles, and especially in trams, the use of HVAC systems could be complicated because of the weight and space.
Cegelec offers turnkey air conditioner solutions for a given rolling stock project, or a delivery of small static converters with their own control system to air conditioners’ manufacturers. The converters integrated in the air conditioners have smaller space requirements and a significantly lower weight in comparison with conventional static converters. The company offers its own solution of air conditioners for both new and refurbished rolling stock under the brand name Cegelec Alva-Air. It is lightweight, compact in size, and allows the installation of a special cartridge for the destruction of bacteria and viruses, including the SARS-CoV-2 virus (Covid-19).