Latest Product and Company News from Dynex

Latest Product and Company News from Dynex

Read the latest news on Dynex product releases and offerings, recent projects, company updates and events.

 

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Power Electronics Design, Maintenance and Overhaul

Semiconductors used in traction and auxiliary converters

Dynex are well placed to provide new design for traction and auxilary converters

Dynex is a manufacturer of high power semiconductors, which are used in traction and auxiliary converters. 

With decades of supplying power electronics to the rail industry, Dynex is well placed to provide:

  • New design for traction and auxiliary converters
  • Power electronics for hydrogen and battery conversion
  • Lineside power electronics
  • Power converter overhaul
  • Obsolescence management
  • Gate drive refurbishment
  • Specialist testing

We manufacture Thyristors, GTOs, high power IGBT modules and diodes from our manufacturing base in Lincoln, providing specialist performance and packaging for unique applications in a vertically integrated supply chain. 

Providing a Greener Future to Yesterday’s Rolling Stock

Using our engineering office in the UK, coupled with support from our traction electronics manufacturing base in Zhuzhou, China, we are able to provide cost effective solutions for conversions of existing rolling stock for decarbonisation projects.

The Zhuzhou manufacturing facility provides control equipment across the globe, and manufactures over 1000 auxiliary converters per year.

Converter Maintenance – Improving your availability

Whilst providing new designs, our heritage having been part of as GEC means that we have provided semiconductors and converters to the rail Industry since the 70’s. We continue to support the devices and heatsinks we have provided to the industry, as well as supporting rolling stock operators and maintainers to find solutions to obsolesce of other OEM components.

We understand the complications of holding spares for low turnover parts, and are providing solutions for holding stock for rapid turnaround to improve availability. 

Dynex are exhibiting at the RSN (Rolling Stock Networking) 2022 trade show, an international rail show focused specifically on passenger and freight rolling stock, technical enhancements, depot equipment, ancillary services and the rail supply chain. To find out more about what Dynex can offer, please visit us on stand G3.