Light Rail Interior Lighting

  • Stairway Lighting

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    Clients may choose not only a single function version, but also a dual version which adds emergency system functionality.

    We offer:

    • Several sizes and styles
    • Available in most DC and AC voltage ranges
    • Ruggedized Polycarbonate Lenses (NFPA 130 compliant) which can be clear, translucent, or diffused
    • A variety of bezel materials (such as aluminum and Kydex) in many colors and finishes
    • Reverse polarity and transient spike protection
    • 100,000-hr minimum continuous operation for an LED system
    • 24-month warranty on LED fixtures

    All fixtures as a system meet or exceed these safety standards:

    • APTA Normal Lighting Standard RP-E-012-99
    • APTA Emergency Lighting Standard SS-E-013-99 Rev 1
    • APTA Insulation Integrity Standard SS-E-001-98
    • 49 CFR Part 38.81
    • APTA Attachment Strength Standard SS-C&S-006-98 Rev 1
    • NFPA 130:2010 Flame Smoke and Toxicity Standards
  • Organic LED (OLED) Lighting

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    TDG was amongst the first globally to offer OLED lighting to the rail industry. With panels as thin as 0.2mm and as light as 4.0g this is an ideal solution for weight reduction and power savings within either a rail car or locomotive.
    With output approaching 140 lm / W as well as a CRI greater than 90 (@4000k) and the ability to offer a fully flexible panel OLEDs are rapidly approaching the levels of efficiency of conventional LEDs with more flexibility.
    All fixtures as a system will meet or exceed these safety standards:

    • APTA Normal Lighting Standard RP-E-012-99
    • APTA Emergency Lighting Standard SS-E-013-99 Rev 1
    • APTA Insulation Integrity Standard SS-E-001-98
    • APTA Attachment Strength Standard SS-C&S-006-98 Rev 1
    • NFPA 130:2010 Flame Smoke and Toxicity Standards
  • HPPL Emergency Signage

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    This passive high performance photoluminescent (HPPL) low location exit pathway marking (LLEPM) flooring system is fully repairable.

    We supply:

    • Rigid polycarbonate-based HPPL material
    • A scuff-resistant surface
    • Availability in 60-foot continuous lengths
    • A mounting track offered in aluminum or color-matched polycarbonate
    • 24-month warranty

    The flooring system meets or exceeds these standards:

    • APTA Standard for Low Location Exit Pathway Marking SS-PS-004-99 Rev 2
    • APTA RT-S-VIM-022-08 “ Standard for Low-Location Emergency Path Marking for Rail Transit Vehicles”
    • NFPA 130:2010 Flame Smoke and Toxicity Standards for Rail
    • APTA RT-S-VIM-021-08 “Standard for Emergency Signage for Rail Transit Vehicles”
  • Lighting Control Systems (ILCU and ELCU)

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    ILCU (Interior Lighting Control Unit)

    All units as a system meet or exceed these standards:

    • APTA Normal Lighting Standard RP-E-012-99
    • APTA Emergency Lighting Standard SS-E-013-99 Rev 1
    • APTA Emergency Lighting Design PR-E-S-013-99 Rev.1
    • EN 13272 Railway Applications – Electrical Lighting for Rolling Stock in Public Transportation Systems
    • APTA Insulation Integrity Standard SS-E-001-98
    • APTA Attachment Strength Standard SS-C&S-006-98 Rev 1
    • NFPA 130:2010 Flame Smoke and Toxicity Standards
    • FRA 49 CFR Parts 238 and 239 Emergency Lighting
    • APTA RT-S-VIM-020-08 “Standard for Emergency Lighting System Design for Rail Transit Vehicles”

    ELCU (Exterior Lighting Control Unit)

    All units as a system meet or exceed these standards:

    • APTA Insulation Integrity Standard SS-E-001-98
    • APTA Attachment Strength Standard SS-C&S-006-98 Rev 1
    • NFPA 130:2010 Flame Smoke and Toxicity Standards
  • Active LED LLEPM Flooring System

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    This active LED low location exit pathway marking (LLEPM) flooring system is fully repairable. Also available in an Active / Passive Hybrid System.

    We supply:

    • Rigid polycarbonate system with LED light source
    • A scuff-resistant surface
    • Mounting within a polycarbonate-
      or aluminum-based track designed to run the length of the railcar
    • 24-month warranty

    The flooring system meets or exceeds these standards:

    • APTA Standard for Low Location Exit Pathway Marking SS-PS-004-99 Rev 2, Section 6.1 “Electrically (Active) Powered Systems”
    • NFPA 130:2010 Flame Smoke and Toxicity Standards for Rail
  • Vestibule Lighting

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    TDG offers a wide variety of vestibule rail lighting fixture solutions. They can be single-function LED or fluorescent replacements. Also, they can incorporate a lens-mounted spotlight utilizing TDG’s revolutionary Capacitive Storage system for self-contained emergency lighting.

    We offer:

    • New LED or Fluorescent fixtures
    • 24, 28.5, 37.5, 74, 110 vdc applications which are covered by a 20-95VDC & 50 – 130VDC operating range on LED installations or dedicated leading technology electronic DC Ballasts
    • AC Versions available (110 – 220 VAC)
    • Rectangular or Round versions
    • Diffuser Technology lenses (for LED applications) or clear lenses
    • Reverse polarity and transient spike protection
    • 200,000-hr minimum continuous operation for an LED system, achieved by purposefully under-driving high-efficiency LEDs
    • 3-year warranty on the Lexekon Ballast product family

    All fixtures as a system meet or exceed these safety standards:

    • APTA Normal Lighting Standard RP-E-012-99
    • APTA Emergency Lighting Standard SS-E-013-99 Rev 1
    • APTA Insulation Integrity Standard SS-E-001-98
    • APTA Attachment Strength Standard SS-C&S-006-98 Rev 1
    • NFPA 130:2010 Flame Smoke and Toxicity Standards
  • Main Lighting New

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    This main lighting solution for new builds adapts for ease of connection to TDG’s revolutionary Capacitive Storage system as well as ILCU and LCU based battery solutions for compliance to APTA-PR-E-S-013-99 Rev.1 (Formally APTA SS-E-013-99 Rev 1 ) “Standard for Emergency Lighting System Design for Passenger Rail Cars” & FRA 49 CFR Parts 238 and 239 Emergency Lighting Requirements. As well as APTA RT-S-VIM-020-08 “Standard for Emergency Lighting System Design for Rail Transit Vehicles”

    We offer:

    New LED or Fluorescent fixtures

    • 24, 28.5, 37.5 and 74, 110 vdc applications which are covered by a 10 – 95vdc & 50 – 130 vdc operating range on LED installations or dedicated leading technology electronic DC Ballasts
    • 110 – 240VAC systems in both LED and Fluorescent
    • Diffuser Technology lenses (for LED applications) or clear and translucent lens options
    • Reverse polarity and transient spike protection
    • Up to 200,000-hr continuous operation for an LED system, achieved by purposefully under-driving high-efficiency LEDs
    • 3-year warranty on the Lexekon Ballast product family
    • All fixtures as a system meet or exceed these safety standards:
    • APTA Normal Lighting Standard RP-E-012-99
    • APTA Emergency Lighting Standard SS-E-013-99 Rev 1
    • EN 13272 Railway Applications – Electrical Lighting for Rolling Stock in Public Transportation Systems
    • APTA Insulation Integrity Standard SS-E-001-98
    • APTA Attachment Strength Standard SS-C&S-006-98 Rev 1
    • NFPA 130:2010 Flame Smoke and Toxicity Standards

     

  • ADA Indicator Lighting

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    ADA indicator lighting is built with TDG’S LED fixtures to provide superior light levels, power savings and reliability over traditional incandescent bulbs.

    We offer:

    • 24, 28.5, 37.5, 72, 110 vdc versions
    • Tamperproof lens with stainless steel flange
    • Reverse polarity and transient spike protection
    • 100,000-hr minimum continuous operation for an LED system
    • 24-month warranty on LED fixtures

    All fixtures as a system meet or exceed these safety standards:

    • APTA Normal Lighting Standard RP-E-012-99
    • APTA Emergency Lighting Standard SS-E-013-99 Rev 1
    • APTA Insulation Integrity Standard SS-E-001-98
    • APTA Attachment Strength Standard SS-C&S-006-98 Rev 1
    • NFPA 130:2010 Flame Smoke and Toxicity Standards

     

  • Emergency Lighting

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    Capacitive Storage –

    With over 2000 Railcars and Locomotives in service or on order this APTA-compliant emergency lighting system uses capacitive power storage technology. It adapts easily to new builds or to existing rolling stock retrofits regardless of age.

    We supply:

    • Independent Capacitive Power Storage units which are able to power high-performance LED spotlights for up to 4 hours
    • Ability to achieve full charge after a 15-minute charge period
    • 50,000 – 500,000 mechanical charge cycles (depending on model)
    • Superior replacement technology for traditional NiCad batteries
    • Capacitors rated for 5 – 10 years of functional discharge service life (depending on Model & Environment)
    • Single voltage 28.5, 37.5, 74, 110 vdc, or 120 / 240 vac versions available
    • More than twice the light levels required by APTA throughout the 90-minute emergency interval
    • An emergency lighting task load completely removed from existing car batteries
    • Low-profile spotlights which are available in fixed or fully adjustable versions
    • LED spotlight capability for simpler installation in existing or new fixture lenses
    • Reverse polarity and transient spike protection
    • 200,000-hr minimum continuous operation for an LED system due to purposefully under-driving high-efficiency LEDs
    • 24-month warranty on LED fixtures

    All fixtures as a system meet or exceed any combination of these standards:

    • APTA Normal Lighting Standard RP-E-012-99
    • APTA Emergency Lighting Standard SS-E-013-99 Rev 1
    • APTA Emergency Lighting Design PR-E-S-013-99 Rev.1
    • EN 13272 Railway Applications – Electrical Lighting for Rolling Stock in Public Transportation Systems
    • APTA Insulation Integrity Standard SS-E-001-98
    • APTA Attachment Strength Standard SS-C&S-006-98 Rev 1
    • NFPA 130:2010 Flame Smoke and Toxicity Standards
    • FRA 49 CFR Parts 238 and 239 Emergency Lighting
    • APTA RT-S-VIM-020-08 “Standard for Emergency Lighting System Design for Rail Transit Vehicles”
  • Electronic Ballasts

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    Lexekon is TDG’s sister division, through which you can source the finest modern electronic ballasts available for new builds, refurbishment projects, and maintenance replacement.

    We offer:

    • 24, 37.5, 74, 110 vdc versions in T5, T8, and T12 formats, and TDG’s Universal T8/T12 ballast which is unique in the industry!
    • 120 – 220 VAC in T8 & T5 format
    • Full-feature leading-edge technology, including
      • Dimming capabilities
      • “Auto-ON” and “Auto-OFF” labor-saving features
      • End-Of-Life shutdown
      • “Over Temp” and voltage protection
    • Retrofit adapter plates which allow for simple drop-in replacement into existing vehicle mounting brackets
    • Retrofit wiring harnessing for seamless integration with existing vehicle interconnect and wiring layouts
    • Average lead-time of 6 to 8 weeks which is significantly shorter than our competitors
    • 3-year warranty

    The typical minimum order quantity is 25 pcs for most configurations.

    All LEXEKON ballasts as part of a lighting system will meet or exceed these standards:

    • APTA Normal Lighting Standard RP-E-012-99
    • APTA Emergency Lighting Standard SS-E-013-99 Rev 1
    • APTA Insulation Integrity Standard SS-E-001-98
    • APTA Attachment Strength Standard SS-C&S-006-98 Rev 1
    • NFPA 130:2010 Flame Smoke and Toxicity Standards

    Stairwell Lighting

  • LED Interior Step/ Threshold Lighing

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    Clients may choose not only a single function version, but also a dual version which adds emergency system functionality.

    We offer:

    • Several sizes and styles
    • Available in most DC and AC voltage ranges
    • Ruggedized Polycarbonate Lenses (NFPA 130 compliant) which can be clear, translucent, or diffused
    • A variety of bezel materials (such as aluminum and Kydex) in many colors and finishes
    • Reverse polarity and transient spike protection
    • 100,000-hr minimum continuous operation for an LED system
    • 24-month warranty on LED fixtures

    All fixtures as a system meet or exceed these safety standards:

    • APTA Normal Lighting Standard RP-E-012-99
    • APTA Emergency Lighting Standard SS-E-013-99 Rev 1
    • APTA Insulation Integrity Standard SS-E-001-98
    • 49 CFR Part 38.81
    • APTA Attachment Strength Standard SS-C&S-006-98 Rev 1
    • NFPA 130:2010 Flame Smoke and Toxicity Standards
  • Passive HPPL LLEPM Flooring System

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    This passive high performance photoluminescent (HPPL) low location exit pathway marking (LLEPM) flooring system is fully repairable.
    We supply:

    • An aluminum base that is easily installed, provides optimal thermal management, and can be quickly secured to existing fixture back liners
    • 24, 28.5, 37.5 and 74vdc applications which are covered by a 10-95vdc operating range on LED installations.
    • 110 – 240VAC systems in both LED and Fluorescent
    • Reverse polarity and transient spike protection
    • Up to 200,000-hr continuous operation for an LED system, achieved by purposefully under-driving high-efficiency LEDs
    • 10.5 – 18W power consumption on 48” unit depending on T12 or T8 replacement

    All fixtures as a system meet or exceed these safety standards:

    • APTA Normal Lighting Standard RP-E-012-99
    • APTA Emergency Lighting Standard SS-E-013-99 Rev 1
    • APTA RT-S-VIM-020-08 “Standard for Emergency Lighting System Design for Rail Transit Vehicles”
    • EN 13272 Railway Applications – Electrical Lighting for Rolling Stock in Public Transportation Systems
    • APTA Insulation Integrity Standard SS-E-001-98
    • APTA Attachment Strength Standard SS-C&S-006-98 Rev 1
    • NFPA 130:2010 Flame Smoke and Toxicity Standards
  • Main Lighting Retrofit

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    We offer:

    • A Diffuser Technology lens which quickly snaps into an aluminum base, eliminates hot spots, and can be used behind existing lenses or advertising lenses
    • An aluminum base that is easily installed, provides optimal thermal management, and can be quickly secured to existing fixture back liners
    • 24, 28.5, 37.5 and 74vdc applications which are covered by a 10-95vdc operating range on LED installations.
    • 110 – 240VAC systems in both LED and Fluorescent
    • Reverse polarity and transient spike protection
    • Up to 200,000-hr continuous operation for an LED system, achieved by purposefully under-driving high-efficiency LEDs
    • 10.5 – 18W power consumption on 48” unit depending on T12 or T8 replacement

    All fixtures as a system meet or exceed these safety standards:

    • APTA Normal Lighting Standard RP-E-012-99
    • APTA Emergency Lighting Standard SS-E-013-99 Rev 1
    • APTA RT-S-VIM-020-08 “Standard for Emergency Lighting System Design for Rail Transit Vehicles”
    • EN 13272 Railway Applications – Electrical Lighting for Rolling Stock in Public Transportation Systems
    • APTA Insulation Integrity Standard SS-E-001-98
    • APTA Attachment Strength Standard SS-C&S-006-98 Rev 1
    • NFPA 130:2010 Flame Smoke and Toxicity Standards
  • LED Cab Console Lighting

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    We offer:

    • Our LED version is rated to 100,000 hrs
    • 24, 28.5, 37.5 and 74, 110 vdc applications which are covered by a 10 – 95vdc & 50 – 130 vdc operating range on LED installations or dedicated leading technology electronic DC Ballasts
    • 110 – 240VAC systems in both LED and Fluorescent
    • Dual or Single versions available with or without high reliability push button switches
    • Fully adjustable
    • Tamperproof front bezel
    • Dimming available on LED units

    Reverse Polarity & Transient Spike protection
    Variety of flange/bezel finishes as well as lens options available

  • LED Spotlights

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    LED fixtures provide superior light levels, power savings and reliability over traditional incandescent bulbs.

    We offer:

    • 20-95vdc & 50 – 130vdc operating range from the DC power supply through TDG’s Universal Driver
    • AC Versions available (110 – 220 VAC)
    • Several options for lenses
    • A variety of flange and bezel finishes
    • Reverse polarity and transient spike protection
    • 100,000-hr minimum continuous operation

    All fixtures as a system meet or exceed these safety standards:

    • APTA Normal Lighting Standard RP-E-012-99
    • APTA Emergency Lighting Standard SS-E-013-99 Rev 1
    • APTA Insulation Integrity Standard SS-E-001-98
    • APTA Attachment Strength Standard SS-C&S-006-98 Rev 1
    • NFPA 130:2010 Flame Smoke and Toxicity Standard