ECM - Entitity in Charge of Maintenance

CERTIFICATION ECMEntitity in Charge of Maintenance


From the date 10. May 2011 was established Commission Regulation (EU) No. 445/2011 about the system of certification of entities in charge of maintenance for freight wagons.

Purpose of certification is:

  1. harmonization of assessing the ability of entities in charge of maintenance throughout the Union
  2. demonstrate that theentity responsible for maintenance has its maintenance system and can meet the requirements laid down in this Regulation
  3. ensure the safe operating condition of each freight wagon maintenance for which it is responsible.

Ministry of Transport, Construction and Regional Development of the Slovak Republic by decision No. 12309/2012 – SŽDD/z.22119 delegates legal person University of Žilina, address Univerzitná 8215/1, 010 26 Žilina issuing certificates:

  • the persons responsible forthe maintenance of rail freight wagons,
  • Maintenance workshopsfor the maintenance of freight wagons.

Responsible and competent  workplace certification ECM at the University of Žilina is

subject responsible for maintenance represented by: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Department of Transport and Handling Machines


Certification Commission for certification activities in house certification:

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manipulačnej techniky
Strojnícka fakulta
Žilinská univerzita v Žiline
Univerzitná 8215/1
010 26 Žilina
Slovenská republika

49°12.135' N 18°45.396' E


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