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Key assurance roles near completion on Great Western upgrade
6 Jul 2020

Key assurance roles near completion on Great Western upgrade

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NoBo and AsBo roles in renovation Zwolle, the second largest railway junction in the Netherlands
11 Jun 2020

NoBo and AsBo roles in renovation Zwolle, the second largest railway junction in the Netherlands

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First use of ATO for passenger service on Dutch network
4 May 2020

First use of ATO for passenger service on Dutch network

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Ricardo Certification

Ricardo Certification is part of the Ricardo group and performs independent accredited assurance and testing in rail and other sectors. 

From our network of offices around the globe, we deliver assurance services in line with national rules and approvals processes, giving our clients the independent scrutiny they require to bring their systems into service or to sell their products into global and local markets.

For our clients in the rail sector, we offer independent assurance and testing services, including:

Notified Body, Designated and Assessment Body services, principally for railways and products/systems to be used across Europe.

Independent Safety Assessment and Railway Product Certification services, for the safety approval of global products, systems and railways.

Test and measurement services for the rail sector. Based in the Netherlands and offering many years' experience of performing test programmes in the rail environment, be it signalling systems, brake systems or the electrical behaviour of rail vehicles.

Our accredited services

Plant Assessment Body and Assessment Party

Plant Assessment Body and Assessment Party

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Ricardo Compliance Tool

Ricardo Compliance Tool

Unique to Ricardo Certification, the Compliance Tool is a pioneering cloud-based technology for delivering assurance projects from Requirements to Acceptance. Click for more... Read more