EN 15085 - Welding of railway vehicles and components

A3CERT är först i Norden med att bli ackrediterade för EN 15085-2:2020. The transition to the new standard will take place continuously.

EN 15085-2 is now available in a new edition: EN 15085-2:2020.

A3CERT is approved as a certification body according to the “German List” ECWRV ONLINE REGISTER EN 15085
(European Comittee for Welding of Railway Vehichles)

There are four different levels you can be certified against:

CL1: Comprehensive requirements (eg brakes, boogies)
CL2: Normal requirements
CL3:Elementary requirements
CL4: Designers without their own production

The standard is called EN 15085, which means that it is a European standard, where EN stands for the European Norm. ISO 15085 is not available as it has not been approved by International Standardization Organization – ISO.

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A3CERT is accredited by SWEDAC to perform certifications against the standard EN 15085-2: 2007 – Welding of Railway Vehicles and Components.

The standard describes and demonstrates a manufacturer’s competence for control of welding quality in production of railway vehicles. The requirements refer a lot to the standard ISO 3834.


- CL 4 disappears, CL1, CL 2 and CL 3 remain.
-Certification level is now called classification level,
- Companies can be certified for one or more of Design (D), Production (P), Maintenance (M) and Supply (S).
- Clarified requirements for welding supervisors, including levels and what must be documented by external welding supervisors
- New requirement in point 6 - Manufacturer's declaration of the welding activities and organization

Scope of our accreditation

You can read via SWEDAC’s accreditation register which type of industries we are currently accredited for.

Do not hesitate to contact us even if your type of business is not in the list , as we we often take decisions to expand our accreditation with additional industry areas.

Do you need assistance with certification?

With A3CERT, certification becomes simple and profitable. When you contact us, you always get answers to your questions. We offer competent and efficient assistance with certification, regardless of the industry, type of business and where in the certification cycle you are right now.
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