An assessment is required? We are on the spot!
We are approved by the German Eisenbahn-Bundesamt as a testing body for the execution of typical tests of railway vehicles. Furthermore we are familiar with the assessment and testing according to the BOStrab procedures.
LogoMotive is a testing lab accredited by Deutsche Akkreditierungsstelle GmbH (DAkkS) according to DIN ISO/IEC 17025:2018. The accreditation is valid only for the scope listed in the annex of the accreditation certificate D-PL-18140-01-00.
Above this as an organization which is project idependent and not bound to external instructions we were granted the preliminary approval to be intitled to check national requirements (NNTR) according to attachment 2 of the MoU concerning the redesign of homologation processes of rail vehicles.
What a luck, an expertise is available.
Based on our huge expert knowledge, we prepare the expertise for you. The technical issues and the safety requirements are taken into account on a well balanced basis. We evaluate your system with high professional competence and are going to convince, together with you, the safety authorities.
The German Eisenbahn-Bundesamt approves experts from LogoMotive for the following specialized areas:
- STRENGTH of vehicle and components with focus on the car body shell and the bogie frame
- VEHICLE GAUGE with focus on vehicles with and without tilting technology
- VEHICLE RUNNING DYNAMICS of all types of vehicles including the evaluation of high speed trains and tilting trains
- AERODYNAMICS/CROSS WIND including the assessment of wind channel tests as well as the evaluation of vehicle wind curve characteristics
Considering the operation of metros and trams, the local technical safety authorities accept the expertise prepared by LogoMotive as well. We compile single expertise or assess the vehicle reference documentation as well as execute type and routine tests of newly built or modernized vehicles.
LogoMotive prepares the vehicle reference documentation and testing scope in consultation with you and the authorities to obtain the homologation of your vehicle. Further on LogoMotive assesses the relevant evidence documentation of the infrastructure to evaluate the compatibility of vehicle, infrastructure and operational conditions. For example based on BOStrab, BOStrab clearance guidelines, TR tracking, TR brakes as well as the VDV 152 (strength), VDV 154 (noise) and other VDV recommendations.