ASCO supports rail manufacturers, operators, and authorities with a comprehensive portfolio of inspection & testing to ensure safe and reliable railway transportation. Our competencies in the conventional, metro, and light rail are backed by expert experience which can support testing services at every stage of project lifecycle, helping clients avoid costly rework or project delays.
ASCO provides solutions in the following subjects:
Complete System Services
Complete system services require knowledge of the entire railway system and its subsystems such as infrastructure, rolling stock, signaling, experience in operation, and maintenance. Authorities and train operating companies need to ensure that both traditional and modern technologies are correctly and safely integrated across the complete rail system.
Rolling Stock and Component Services
Railway vehicle manufacturers, suppliers, and rolling stock operating companies require meeting mandatory, voluntary, and contractual requirements for the construction, commissioning, and operation of rolling stock and components. ASCO can provide independent, third-party assessment of rolling stock and components to ensure compliance with relevant standards.
Railway Signaling Services
ASCO Rail signaling services, help operators, railway project managers, and manufacturers to ensure that their crucial rail signaling equipment functions safely and reliably. It is essential to ensure that safety, performance, quality, and interoperability objectives are met as cost-efficiently as possible.
Rail Infrastructure Services
Railroad safety depends on sound infrastructure and reliable systems. Railway infrastructure services include a comprehensive analysis of your entire rail network to ensure that all infrastructure subsystems like superstructure, earthworks, civil works, tunnels, and E&M (electrical and mechanical systems) meet the requirements of relevant standards and quality.