Type Testing for Agricultural and Forestry Tractors and Trailers

Safe Vehicles for Forests and Farms

Farmers and foresters need efficient and reliable vehicles. Our experts handle all your type testing needs for tractors, tractor units, and trailers of any type. We test everything from materials to cabs to fuel tanks. With our support during type approval processes, you'll obtain the licenses you need to market your products at home and abroad.

Benefits at a Glance

With TÜV Rheinland's type testing services for agricultural or forestry tractors and trailers, you can:

  • Ensure that your vehicles meet the type approval requirements for agricultural and forestry tractors specified in Directive 2003/37/EC
  • Benefit from one-stop shopping: your documentation, tests, reports, and certificates are organized by our efficient, highly experienced team
  • Play an active part in preventing accidents
  • Lower your risk of liability through documented safety standards
  • Profit from our close collaboration with a range of regulatory authorities, such as motor vehicle approval authorities, and our network of experts at home and abroad

Need more information? Would you like a personalized quote? Simply contact us. We'll respond to you as soon as possible.

Services in the Approval Process for Your Agricultural or Forestry Vehicles

Our experts provide comprehensive consulting and testing services throughout the type approval process. This includes:

  • Supporting you throughout the approval process, from initial assessment to the approval stage
  • Performing all tasks in our technology centers or at your site
  • Performing trials and analyzing results in detail
  • Helping you understand regulations
  • Advising and assisting with the conformity of production process (COP)
  • Monitoring approval deadlines for introducing new or modified regulations
  • Helping you obtain special approvals under road traffic approval regulations (Straßenverkehrszulassungsordnung, StVZ0), and in accordance with EU regulations for discontinued series
  • Independent type testing for compliance with national and international laws
    • Seat tests for compliance with EC/ECE/FMVSS/ISO/DIN/O.E.C.D. regulations
    • Cab tests for compliance with EC/ISO/O.E.C.D. regulations
    • Material tests for compliance with EC/ECE/DIN/ISO regulations
    • Fuel tank tests for compliance with EC/ECE/FMVSS regulations

Need more information? Would you like a personalized quote? Simply contact us. We'll respond to you as soon as possible.