Výzkumný Ústav Železniční, a.s. (VUZ) is a company specialized on expert services and comprehensive solution in the field of assessment, testing activities and constulting for railway system and rail transport. The main activities are testing services, connected with Test Centre VUZ Velim and conformity assessment of European railway system. VUZ is a consider as a Authorized Body (Notified Body in all structural subsystems of railway system – infrastructure, energy, control command and signaling, rolling stock.
- Authorized Body No. AO 258
- Notified Body No. 1714
- Accredited Inspection Body No. 4056
- Certification Body for product certification No. 3149
- Accredited Testing Laboratory No. 1462
VUZ has a large scope of activities. It coprises:
- Authorized – Conformity management
- Accredited – Testing, Certification of products
- Expert activities
- Services provided on Test Centre VUZ Velim: Railway Test Circuits (Large Test Circuit – 13, 272 km, Small Test Circuit – 3,951 km), Dynamic Test Laboratory, Halls for test preparation.