VÚKV a. s. offers complex solutions of development projects from the opening study via the design, construction, preparation of drawing documentation and cooperation in manufacture of prototypes, to approval and commissioning. The principal areas of activity are the projects of railway vehicles including the components used on them.
VÚKV a. s. employs a team of experienced and highly skilled experts. Some of them concentrate on development of selected vehicle design parts and the technical calculations. Documentation, analyses and calculations are based on the most up-to-date methods and technical equipment. The parallel support in the standardisation area is provided. The development work is based on currently valid or prepared standards and regulations.
The most close cooperation with the client and the final manufacturer is self-evident in all projects. The goal is to respect the technological conventions of the producer, use of selected half-products and technically and financially beneficial sub-supplies.
The main activities in the vehicle development area are:
New rolling stock projects
VÚKV a. s. deals with development of new vehicles used for both passenger and freight transport. The company uses for this development an in-house team of specialists that is extended with external experts if needed.
VÚKV a. s. offers complex engineering service for prototype development and serial manufacture of railway vehicles.
Prototype development includes the following activities:
Approval process support.
Modernisation or face lifting projects
The significantly different service life of some vehicle parts makes possible to operate modernised vehicles after modernisation with correspondence to current technology status and yet cheaper than a completely new railway vehicle.
VÚKV a. s. deals with development work on modernisation projects of old vehicles used for both passenger and freight transport. The company uses an in-house team of specialists that is extended with external experts if needed.