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Production and Operation of Steam Boilers

Safe Under Pressure

We have been boiler specialists for the past 150 years. Our experts specialize in the complex task of enabling economical production conditions with maximum safety for employees, equipment, and the environment. With TÜV Rheinland as your partner, you can also keep your costs under control.

Benefits at a Glance

With TÜV Rheinland’s support for your steam plant, you:

  • Benefit from short testing times and minimize downtime
  • Ensure the reliable operation of your plant
  • Provide proof that you are fulfilling your due diligence, protecting yourself in the event of litigation due to loss or damage
  • Optimize your test management system with our Internet-based EquipmentOnline® database solution

Our Range of Services

Along with the inspection of your plants and equipment in accordance with industrial safety and health regulations (Betriebssicherheitsverordnung, or BetrSichV), we offer operators and manufacturers of steam boilers the following services:

  • Support in getting permits and gaining approval
  • Preparation of expert opinions
  • Manufacturing inspections as a body officially certified in compliance with the European Pressure Equipment Directive
  • Testing prior to commissioning
  • Periodic inspections and officially requested inspections
  • Risk assessment and safety evaluation
  • Review of technical documentation
  • Support during the planning phase and with repairs and modifications
  • Monitoring to ensure compliance with testing deadlines
  • Information and advice on safety requirements and technical design during planning, construction, and modification
  • Expert assessment of the extension of testing deadlines
  • Training of boiler operators and authorized persons
  • Damage reports