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Rail Traffic Certification

Certifications for rail transport – TÜV Rheinland

Evaluated quality with certifications for rail transport

Would you like to document the conformity of your processes and management systems in the field of rail traffic in accordance with internationally recognized assessment criteria in order to strengthen the confidence of your customers and partners?

We assist you with audits and certifications regarding the maintenance and servicing of rolling stock as well as quality assurance in production.

Our experts accompany manufacturers of railway and traffic products from the design phase to development and testing to the completed application, in order to evaluate conformity with the defined quality standards of the industry.

We support service providers and operators of railway systems in the definition, introduction, testing and monitoring of processes and in the maintenance and servicing of rolling stock.

Our independent assessments, inspections and audits are performed according to EU directives and regulations, European (EN) and international (ISO/IEC) standards and industry standards (IRIS from UNIFE).

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Improving trust with rail transport certifications

Audits and certifications - rail traffic
Benefit from our rail traffic audits and certifications.

Our rail traffic certifications document your compliance with legal regulations, rules and industry standards.

Use our tried-and-tested audit methodology to design, optimize and monitor your processes – because reliable processes and transparent documentation are the basis for successful rail traffic certification.

You can strengthen your end customers' confidence and enable market access with pre-qualified products. These are important pre-conditions if you want to strengthen and improve your market position in Europe.

Our services for rail traffic certifications

We implement our audits and certifications for rail traffic in several steps that are applied in combination and throughout the project:

  • Examination of the certification application
  • Planning of audit/certification (requirements, scope, contents, sites and documents)
  • Execution of the audit plan for the first audit
  • Performance of the first audit (document check and inspections on site, interviews)
  • Presentation and communication of results (deviations, recommendations/measures)
  • Execution of the related audit report
  • Issue of the corresponding certificate
  • Planning and performance of the surveillance audit (based on: audit reports and action plans)
  • Planning and performance of the recertification audit

Upon request, we can also include preliminary audits in the process and conduct repeat audits where necessary. Our lead auditors will ensure that processes and schedules are observed.

Extensive competence and a solution-based approach for your audits and certifications

Auditing and certification for processes and management systems are part of our core business. They are conducted by a team of auditors with extensive experience in the European and international rail business. Extensive knowledge of railway operations and the production of rail vehicles enable us to assess maintenance and servicing processes.

As an internationally active partner we will help you to achieve the necessary certification for rail traffic. We rely on our tried-and-tested, solution-based and economical methodology and efficient processing in time. We have extensive industry experience, global project experience and extensive technical competence that we are happy to deploy on your behalf.

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