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Railway component testing and certification

  •   02/16/2018
  •   created by Joachim Rajek

TÜV AUSTRIA TVFA offers independent testing, inspection and certification services as an accredited body to the rail industry (EN ISO/IEC 17020, 17025, 17065).

Testing and approval of railway fixed equipment

TÜV AUSTRIA TVFA performs mechanical tests and characterizations of components and materials under realistic conditions. TVFA has appropriate facilities at its disposal, including for complex structures and large components.

Use of state-of-the-art metallographic methods completes our range of services in mechanical testing.

TVFA experts provide assistance with design, test planning and approval procedures according to customer specifications.

TVFA produces any specimen and prepare any experimental setup in its fully equipped workshop, and to carry out any required measurements.

  • Testing and approval of railway fixed equipment
  • Mechanical testing laboratory and workshop
  • Inspection services, damage analysis, non-destructive testing
  • Metallographic laboratory
  • Contact wire testing


TÜV AUSTRIA TVFA Contact details:

TÜV AUSTRIA TVFA Prüf- und Forschungs GmbH
Gutheil-Schoder-Gasse 17
1230 Vienna Austria

Contact: Harald Langheinrich

Tel.: +43 (1) 6650600
Fax: +43 (1) 6650600-66





Railway component testing and certification: TÜV AUSTRIA TVFA

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