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Production supervision low-floor-trams Siemens Avenio M for Ulm

  • Branch: Rail Vehicle Technology

  • Focuses:  Car Body Shell Inspections, Corrosion Protection Inspections

As the launch customer for this new generation of vehicles, SWU Verkehr is procuring Siemens Avenio M trams. Our vehicle technology team accompanies the production and commissioning of the vehicles in all production steps.

Procurement of trams and light rail vehicles for Rostock, Duisburg and Darmstadt

  • Branch: Rail Vehicle Technology

  • Focuses:  Requirement Specifications

Together with the Rostock, Darmstadt and Duisburg transport companies, our engineers create, evaluate and revise their tender documents (specifications, supply contract, etc.) and take over parts of the project management.

Production supervision of rack rail trains Stadler Polaris for Gornergrat Bahn

  • Branch: Rail Vehicle Technology

  • Focuses:  First-article-inspections, Car Body Shell Inspections, Corrosion Protection Inspections

Against the backdrop of the Matterhorn, the Gornergrat Bahn operates a rack railway. Pininfarina took over the exterior design of the 5 Polaris trains, which are manufactured by Stadler Rail AG in Bussnang. VCDB was commissioned for parts of the production supervision due to its references.

Feasability Study: Electrification of the entire STOAG bus service network

  • Branch: Innovative Transport Systems

  • Focuses:  Feasibility Study, Evaluation Procedures for System Innovations in Public Transport

For the implementation of electric buses in the city of Oberhausen, STOAG Stadtwerke Oberhausen GmbH assigned VCDB for a feasibility study. Technical, operational, economic and environmental aspects are analysed and a holistic concept to shift to an all electric public transport system is developed.

Low-floor trams for Zurich (Switzerland)

  • Branch: Rail Vehicle Technology

  • Focuses:  Manufacturing Supervision, Quality Controls and Final Factory Tests, Car Body Shell Inspections, First-article-inspections

Throughout an european tender VCDB won the contract to perform external quality inspections for zurichs new trams. The trams shall fulfill high expectations, therefore comprehensive inspections are carried out.

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