Train Construction and Production Monitoring

Clear the Path with our Construction and Production Monitoring

Smooth running train services require impeccably functioning trains – whether freight or passenger trains traveling near or far. Our employees can give you comprehensive support when it comes to rail vehicle production. We assist you during new production and alteration of vehicles, from planning the required assessment right up to final inspection. Regardless of whether the trains are designed for long-distance or regional travel, or whether they are freight trains or construction vehicles, our construction monitoring service assures that your vehicles are available on time and in the required quality.

Benefits at a Glance

Construction suport by TÜV Rheinland helps you:

  • Attain highest levels of safety and quality for your vehicles
  • Prevent customers from making warranty claims
  • Enjoy the extensive services of TÜV Rheinland associations from just one source
  • Make use of our know-how when it comes to standards for rail vehicle production
  • Demonstrate the high quality of your products to the public with our assessments and audits

Construction monitoring

Our experts will continually monitor the planning and realization of vehicle and component production and also check these at defined steps during production. In detail, our services comprise:

  • Assessment of production plans
  • Preparation of a plan for final inspections and criteria
  • Drafting check lists
  • Ongoing production monitoring
  • Quality control of material and components, and production steps
  • Assistance in documentation and document management
  • Verification of design and design changes, and monitoring of change management
  • Evaluation and auditing of suppliers and ancillary industries
  • Definition of checks, tests, and trials to be carried out
  • Trial assistance, monitoring of measurement and test implementation
  • Inspection of components and vehicle modules
  • Prototype assessments and inspections
  • Monitoring of fulfillment of contractual obligations, including appointments and cost assessments
  • Final acceptance in the name of an on behalf of the client
  • Interface management between suppliers, authorities, and other third parties

Products Covered

  • High-speed trains
  • Regional trains
  • Locomotives
  • Goods trains
  • Diesel multiple unit (DMU)
  • Electrical multiple unit (EMU)
  • Components