Collision repair of 170204 for Abellio Greater Anglia
Brodie Engineering undertook a major crash damage repair to unit 170204 which struck a tractor on a level crossing. The train received major structural damage to the cab, underframe equipment, body side and sole-bar.
With the involvement of all stakeholders the repair was turned round in 9 months beating the normal rail average which is in excess of 12 months for this type of repair.
The repair included novel solutions to roof and sole bar structural damage which was supported by letters of attestation from competent 3rd parties.