Russian freight car builder certified
Tikhvin Freight Car Building Plant and Tikhvin Chemash, both parts of Russia's railway holding, United Wagon Company (UWC), have been certified as compliant with ISO/TS 22163:2017, the new international standard for quality management systems in the railway industry.
The UWC companies were among the first Russian transport engineering companies to be certified under the new standard.
Russian Railways, the owner of railway infrastructure in Russia, has made compliance with ISO/TS 22163:2017 obligatory for its suppliers and sub-suppliers as part of its strategic quality management policy. (ben)