The Maintenance and Rescue Vehicle (MRV) is an autonomous Vehicle driven by a diesel/hydraulic drive system. It is used for regular line maintenance and in emergency situations (eg. failure of the electrical power feeding System) it can be used for towing a stranded train into the maintenance depot. The Vehicle is equipped with an emergency power regulator, an hydraulic crane, an air compressor and appropriate light for night maintenance activities. It can hold 3 maintenance people and drives with a maximum speed of 15 km/h. In case it is needed to operate the MRV from distance a remote control unit is available. The MRV is equipped with a water tank and high pressure water cleaning nozzles and 4 large brushes for track cleaning.