KTI Institute for Transport Sciences Non-Profit Ltd. is the only Hungarian assessment body, who is entitled to issue NoBo (NANDO: 2071), and DeBo certificate for all four structural subsystem of the Railway sector:
- Control-command and Signallig
- Infrastructure including PRM
- Rolling Stock
KTI is entitled to execute all of the tests and inspections which can be used for the assessment of the suitability of any subsystem as well as its constituents, components, subassemblies and main parts - that is system elements - that they comply with the interoperability conditions.
KTI - in addition to its NoBo activities - recognized by the Hungarian National Transport Authority as Designated Body (DeBo), certificates the suitability of system elements and structural subsystems in accordance with the requirements of the Hungarian national rules acknowledged by the European Commission.
Its activities as NoBo and DeBo institution - in conformity with the authority authorization procedure related on railway facilities, equipment and vehicles - go through the railway sections starting with design and through the whole manufacturing and construction period up to the acceptance of the subsystem before its putting into operation.
The certificates issued by KTI as an independent body ("third party") based on the tests and inspections done following the requirements of transparency, traceability and reproducibility guarantee unanimously that the certified product totally comply with the strict requirements of European Union and national specifications. Thereby the certificates can be considered as important reference documents for designers, manufacturers or building contractors since the documents are valid in each European Union member country according to the Directives 2008/57/EU.
Please contact us with confidence! KTI Directorate for Certification is your devoted partner in the certification of the suitability of railway subsystems and system elements considering the European Union interoperability requirements and the related Hungarian national rules.