Cílem společnosti je nabízet kompletní řešení projektů, které budou odpovídat nejmodernějšímu stavu techniky a na jejichž konci bude spokojený zákazník a uživatel.
The aim of the company is to offer completely packaged projects with solutions that are in harmony with the state-of-the-art of the technology with a satisfied customer and user at the end.
Das Ziel der Gesellschaft ist, die komplette Abwicklung der Projekte anzubieten, die dem neuesten Stand der Technik entspricht, um am Ende zufriedene Kunden und Benutzer zu bekommen.
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Membership in Organisations


VÚKV a.s has been involved in activities of many professional associations, advisory and project teams, including but not limited to:

  • ACRI (Association of Czech Railway Industry, www.acri.cz),
  • UNIFE (Association of the European Rail Industry, www.unife.org),
  • SD (Transport Union of the Czech Republic, www.svazdopravy.cz),
  • SDP ČR (Association of Transport Providers of the Czech Republic, www.sdp-cr.cz),
  • VCKV (Research Centre of Railway Rolling Stock, www.vckv.zcu.cz),
  • Legal Entity Interest Group, Railway Infrastructure Interoperability, 
  • Czech Technological Platform for Mechanical Engineering, o.s.,
  • IFV BAHNTECHNIK e.V., www.ifv-bahntechnik.de)


Issues of European standardisation in the area of railway applications are settled by the Technical Committee CEN/TC 256, part of the CEN (European Committee for Standardization,www.cen.eu) seated in Brussels, Belgium.

Experts of the VÚKV a.s. contribute to activities of the following working groups:

  • CEN/TC 256/WG2 - Structural requirements

  • CEN/TC 256/WG6 - Aerodynamics
  • CEN/TC 256/WG10 - Vehicle/Track Interaction

  • CEN/TC 256/SC 3/WG 25 - Braking; terminology, calculations, homologation processes

  • CEN/TC 256/WG32 - Vehicle gauge

Issues of international standardisation in the area of railway applications are settled by the Technical Committee ISO/TC 269, part of the ISO (International Organization for Standardization, www.iso.org) seated in Geneva, Switzerland.

Expert of the VÚKV a.s. contributes to activities of the following working group:

  • ISO/TC 269/WG1 - Railway braking

The principal task of the representatives of the VÚKV a.s. in these working groups is mainly co-participation in revisions of standards, comment assessment, and discussions about experience in application of the standard requirements in practice.

VÚKV a.s. has also cooperated with the Czech Institute for Standardisation (ČNI,www.cni.cz). This cooperation is focused on providing expertise to the ČNI about the railway transport sector and, very importantly, also assistance with translations and proofreading of translations of European standards to the Czech language.