LHB coaches for Indian railsIndian Railways plan to increase Linke Hofmann Busch (LHB) coaches more this year. These coaches are superior to ICF coaches. They are having a better design of the couplers. It helps join two coaches to form a rake. It will have a better design of the couplers. This design will help in minimising loss during accidents by preventing piling up of coaches. These coaches make use of German Technology which avoid turned over during accidents. The material of construction is SS for outside body and aluminium for interiors. There are many other safety features inbuilt in these coaches made of German Technology which make them safer. Presently Indian Railway is using these coaches for very fast trains. This year they are planning for more than 1000 coaches production for the other rails.