Railway Technology

TÜV Rheinland Rail Sciences, Inc. is one of the rail industry's premier consulting firms specializing in the application of highly analytical skills to rail issues. With extensive experience with safety regulations and standards around the world, TÜV Rheinland experts can help companies bring their railway operations into compliance with relevant requirements. Our railroad testing services include programs for addressing all components of Railway Technology, including materials analysis, component evaluations, and failure analysis. We have also acquired a railroad test car capable of performing over-the-road field testing of rail vehicles and rail components.

Our flexibility, experience and technical expertise, has successfully resulted in a steadily growing client base, which today includes several of the major domestic freight railroads, short line, transit and passenger railroads, leading local and international suppliers, international railroads and government agencies.

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Approval Management

Conform to specific worldwide legal requirements with TÜV Rheinland’s approval management services

Assessments and Audits

TÜV Rheinland offers internationally recognized assessment and certification of rail infrastructure.

Bid Support and Management

TÜV Rheinland can provide you with comprehensive support in preparing tenders for the railway sector

Construction and Production Monitoring

Construction and Production Monitoring

Attain the highest levels of safety with TÜV Rheinland rail vehicle construction services

Contract Tendering and Award Support

TÜV Rheinland experts can provide support through preparation of tenders and procurement process

Derailment Investigations

Derailment Investigations

We are available 24 hours to provide specialized derailment investigations, identification and prevention approaches.

EC Railroad Engineering Conformity Certification

TÜV Rheinland offers CE-based audit and certification services for railroad engineering.

Inspection and Testing Services for Rail Vehicles

Inspection and Testing Services for Rail Vehicles

TÜV Rheinland can provide comprehensive consulting and testing services for the railway industry.

Metropolitan and Suburban Train Systems

Metropolitan and Suburban Train Systems

TÜV Rheinland provides services for the evaluation and audit of metropolitan and suburban train systems

Rail Vehicle Construction

Gain access to the European market with TÜV Rheinland’s DIN EN 15085–compliant inspections programs

Railroad Operations

Railroad Operations

TÜV Rheinland provides monitoring and assessment services for railroad operational analysis and consulting.

Railway Materials Engineering Services

Railway Materials Engineering Services

We provide expert consulting and testing for all your metallurgical, mechanical, and electrical engineering needs

RAMS Analysis

TÜV Rheinland can conduct RAMS analysis and assessment of rail system safety management.

Safe Electronics in Transportation Systems

Safe Electronics in Transportation Systems

TÜV Rheinland offers assessment services for safety critical electrical & electronic mobile systems.

Signaling Systems

Signaling Systems

TÜV Rheinland offers assessment, certification and conformity testing for signaling technology.

Track and Train Studies

Track and Train Studies

Improve performance and increase efficiency with TÜV Rheinland's train and track studies.

Training for the Rail Industry

TÜV Rheinland offers seminars and training classes that cover all phases of railroad operations

US Railroad Legal Services

US Railroad Legal Services

TÜV Rheinland has established experience in providing both plaintiff & defense litigation support for the rail industry.

Workshop and Maintenance Optimization

TÜV Rheinland can help you optimize and improve the efficiency of your vehicle and infrastructure maintenance.