Carlo Cecchi

Carlo Cecchi – HITACHI RAIL  Italy

Fire Safety Engineer

Structural calculation, Material and Technology Dept.

Design Engineering


31 Years of experience in Fire Safety

Involved in Fire Safety design of the following main Projects:

  • Eurotunnel Heavy good carrier Vehicles (LHGVC) and Amenity coaches (LAMC)
  • EMU Nsb Class 72 for Norwegian railways (NSB)
  • DMU IC4 and IC2 for Danish railways (DSB)
  • Metro vehicles for Italian. European, Asian and USA market
  • Italian railway vehicles as ETR 500 High speed train , ETR1000 Very high speed train, High frequentation train (TAF)
  • High speed Interoperable train for Holland-Belgium
  • V300 Zefiro high Speed train
  • Caravaggio double deck EMU’s for Italian railways
  • Several metro vehicles for Italy. Middle East and U.S. market

Fire safety design expert and member of:

  • UNIFE SRG fire safety topical group
  • UNI Fire safety expert involved both on Italian and European standards
  • Coordinator of UNI Fire Safety CT 50


Participating  to several national and European Research projects as TRANSFEU