Laaers L04A

2x2-axle wagon, Series Laadgrs - open flat car carrier and container twin wagon

Laaers L04A 3D
Laaers L04A 3D


  • This wagon is designed for the transportation of automobiles, vans and containers. 
  • For transport of the vehicles wagon is equipped with wheel chocks operable by feet.
  • Lower floor is designed in order to permit to drain rain water off and is made of galvanized 
  • grate bridging plates.
  • For transport of the containers flip down spigots have to be installed.
  • This wagon is designed according to TSI, EN, Group Standards for EU traffic operation.


  • Loading possibilities depending of the dimensions of the vehicles.
  • The wagon is dedicated to transport of containers 20´; 30´; 40´ acc. to ISO668. Wheel chocks has to be removed during transport of containers.
  • Arrangement of containers acc. to UIC 571-4, attachment A drawing 3. 


Table of load limits 

basing on the payload of wheelsets (22.5 t):






33.3 t

41.3 t

49.3 t

59.3 t

120 km/h

00.0 t

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




Wagon length over buffers  33,000 mm 
Underframe length  15,560 mm 
Buffer / coupler axis height above ToR
(empty, new car) 
1,040 /1,020 mm 
Wheelbase  10,000 mm 
Distance between end axles  26,200 mm 
Wheel diameter  920 mm 
Brake blocks  Jurid 816 M 
Brake Type  KE-GP-A(K)-2x10" 
Parking brake  Operated from ground level 
Buffer type  Category A, Stroke 105 mm 
Screw coupling on the end of the unit  850 kN 
Draw gear with draw hook on the end of the unit  1,000 kN 
Draw gear in the middle of the unit  1,200 kN 
Short crew coupling in the middle of the unit  1,200 kN 
Automatic coupler adjustment (UIC 530-1)  No 
Weight of empty wagon  Approx. 30.7 t
Maximum load weight  59.3 t 
Maximum axle load  18.0 t 
Loading length Approx. 32,000 mm
Height of lower deck to rail level
(empty wagon, new condition) for containers
1,180 mm
Height of lower deck to rail level
(empty wagon, new condition) for vehicles
1,165 mm
Loading gauge G1 EN 15273-2