On Train Ltd are installing Cab Air Conditioning to Northern Class 769 Units for the 2023 Season

Following year on year record high temperatures the powerful equipment will ensure a cool and comfortable driving environment

Featuring PLC control the next generation of DC Airco equipment is able to provide cooling to both cabs simultaneously, offering comfort to both the driver and the train crew, the equipment also provides an automatic mode moderating fan speed as the cab temperature is reduced.   


Since 2018 On Train have performed projects to maintain DC Airco equipment on Class 323 Cab for West Midlands Trains, Class 158 for Transport for Wales, Class 317 for Greater Anglia (until the withdrawal of 317  from service) and Class 456 for South West Trains.

New Installations

 In 2021 On Train installed Cab AC to TFW Class 769 and in 2022 to Great Northern Class 769 and are now installing the same PLC controlled equipment to the Northern Trains Class 769 fleet.

The new generation equipment significantly surpasses the established performance criteria for UK trains 

bringing exceptional summer comfort levels in an aftermarket fitment

DC Airco equipment is fitted as an enhancement to many fleets both in the UK and Internationally. DC Airco equipment is low power demand, high performance equipment that is capable of providing comfort on the hottest of days, even if the vehicle has previously been stabled south facing.  

On Train – Sales Support Services

On Train are International Sales Specialists, Systems Integrators and Turnkey Solutions Providers, they have been active on many recent uplifts and maintenance projects covering Ethernet connected systems, Infodev EDI Passenger Counting and DC Airco Equipment plus a myriad of other projects. Contact us for all similar requirements in the UK and Eire.


DC Airco are specialists in the provision of rugged air conditioning and air cooling equipment for a variety of uses worldwide from rail vehicles to military vehicles specialising in equipment for harsh environments. DC Airco equipment has been selected by many UK TOC’s as the “equipment of choice”. Over 90% of all DC Airco product is exported worldwide. 


Over 800 UK Cabs are Installed with DC Airco Equipment

On Train are representing DC Airco at RSN 2023 come see us on stand H2

See infodev EDI at RSN 2023 on Stand J2