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ECM management

According to the EU Directive, a maintenance technician has to be defined and entered in the vehicle register for each railway vehicle. As the Entity in Charge of Maintenance (ECM), we ensure through a certified maintenance and repair system that safe operating condition is guaranteed at all times for your vehicle.

Currently, we have the entire ECM responsibility for more than 20,000 vehicles. You also benefit from our long-term experience and our extensive know-how in maintenance, service and repair of railway vehicles.

Our offer:

ECM management function (ECM 1):

  • Overall responsibility for safe maintenance and repair of your vehicles
  • Coordination of all ECM functions to ensure the vehicle is in a condition for safe operation
  • Risk management within maintenance and repair processes
  • Comprehensive subcontracting management

ECM maintenance services development function (ECM 2):

  • Development of technically high-class maintenance and repair guidelines ensuring the highest safety level
  • Management of maintenance and repair data (design records, operator’s log book, maintenance records)

ECM vehicle fleet maintenance management function (ECM 3):

  • Technical approval of workshops
  • Control and monitoring measures for maintenance providers

ECM maintenance provider function (ECM 4):

  • Performing maintenance and repair in accordance with appropriate guidelines
  • Keeping records of the maintenance and repair
  • Giving the go-ahead for operation