4-axle UK low deck wagon for height containers

FAA 40 UK 3D
FAA 40 UK 3D


  • This low deck container wagon is designed to carry 9’6” containers within W8 gauge.
  • The utilization of the swan neck section allows the deck height of 700 mm to be achieved whilst still using standard bogies.
  • This wagon is designed according to EN, Group Standards for UK traffic operation.


The wagon will accommodate the following containers up to 9’6” high x 2.5 m wide in the W8:

  • (1) 40’ ISO container with 35 tonne maximum weight;
  • (2) 20’ ISO containers with 35 tonne maximum combined weight (maximum weight of any single 20’ container not to exceed 17.5 tonnes);
  • (1) 20’ ISO container with 25 tonne maximum weight.
  • Compatible 40’ swapbodies will also be accommodated up to a maximum width of 2.5 m and height of 9’6”.

Note: The descriptions provided herein are for general information purposes only.

Axle load17.0 t / axle
Track gauge1,435 mm
Loading gaugeW6-A 
Brake regimeUK
Brake typeGP-A-K
Max. speed (loaded)120 km/h
Max. speed (unloaded)120 km/h
Climate conditionUK
Rmin (coupled)70.0 m
Length over buffers19,881 mm
Tare weight~ 32.5 t
Payload~ 35.0 t
Loading height700 mm
Bogie typeY33i
Wheel diameter840 mm
Bogie wheel base1,800 mm