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TUV Rheinland certifies Saudi Railway's ETCS Level 2

TUV Rheinland certifies Saudi Railway's ETCS Level 2
SRO has been awarded the certificate of TUV Rheinland on ETCS Level 2
 

TEHRAN UIC RAME: Testing company TÜV Rheinland[1] has handed over the Independent Competent Person certificate for Saudi Railway Co’s ETCS[2] Level 2 deployment on the North–South Railway, completing formal acceptance by the national Public Transport Authority.

This is a globally significant achievement in the railway industry, according to UIC data, it means that SAR’s 2 400 km network becomes the world's longest single line, ETCS Level 2 signalled, mixed freight and passenger service rail network.



[1] The TÜV Rheinland Group is a leading provider of technical services worldwide. Founded in 1872 and headquartered in Cologne, the Group employs nearly 20.000 people worldwide on all continents. It generates annual revenues of close to €2 billion. The Group’s mission and guiding principle is to achieve sustained development of safety and quality in order to meet the challenges arising from the interaction between man, technology and the environment.

[2] European Train Control System

Correspondent: Fahimeh Rahbari
Mar 31, 2019 09:55
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