Research Laboratory for brake systems of railway vehicles № 6.3
Head of the Research Laboratory is Sheleiko Tetiana Volodymyrivna.
Principal directions of laboratory activities:
-research on engineering and implementation of new brake systems into mainline and departmental railway vehicles;
-research and development works, stationary and on-the-run brake tests of the mainline and departmental railway vehicles and certification tests in the accredited field;
– Scientific and technological aid for engineering solutions, implementation of up-to-date test methods;
-harmonization of technical documentation on manufacture and braking equipment and components;
– development of regulatory documents (СОУ МПП, ДСТУ, ДСТУ UIC, UZ-instructions, etc.) on test methods, braking equipment and components;
-research on reliability and performance capability of brake systems.
Since 2011 DP “UkrNDIV” has been in charge of the Interstate technical subcommittee for standartization № 9 (MPK 9 “Brake systems”) incorporated into Interstate technical committee for standartization № 524 (MTK 524 “Railway transport”).