Thermit® welding is classified as a safety critical activity. All operators must have successfully attended a training course approved by Elektro-Thermit GmbH & Co. KG and be in possession of a Diploma in Aluminothermic Welding of Rails for this Thermit® welding procedure.
Elektro-Thermit GmbH & Co. KG is recognized as a training establishment according to EN 14730-2:2006 chap. 3.7 at the following railway authorities: Lithuanian Railways, SNCF, INFRABEL, DB Netz AG, SBB, Portuguese Railways (IP Academy).
All below listed external training establishments have the acceptance of the process provider Elektro-Thermit GmbH & Co. KG in accordance with prEN 14730-2:2016 in the named processes.
All training dates are available here:
Gogola Street 3, Riga
Elektro-Thermit GmbH & Co. KG
06132 Halle (Saale)
Phone: +49 (0) 345 7795-728
Mobil: +49 (0) 172 2594300
The ET-acceptance of RLN is at the moment in abeyance.
Rail Lasopleidingen Nederland
VolkerRail Nederland BV
NL 4130 EE Vianen
NL 3600 BA Maarssen
Strukton Rail Equipment bv
Telefon: +31 6 53 50 61 70
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