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Commercial and special vehicles: tests and services

As a leading internationally recognised testing institution, the DLG has continuously expanded its service portfolio. Currently, tests and services are offered for vehicle manufacturers and suppliers of mobile machinery and commercial vehicles.

  • Agricultural machinery (e.g. tractors, harvesters, forage harvesters)
  • Forestry machinery (e.g. forestry tractors, forwarders, skidders, backhoes, harvesters)
  • Construction machinery (e.g. excavators, wheel loaders, pavers or graders, dump trucks)
  • Mining machines, underground machines (e.g. dumpers, loaders)
  • Municipal machines (e.g. refuse collection vehicles, street cleaning machines, mowing equipment or universal equipment carriers)
  • Lifting and handling machines (forklift trucks or mobile cranes)
  • Special machines (e.g. snow groomers or track bed trains)

International norms and regulations as well as DLG's own standards serve as a basis. The work of the test engineers is characterised by the development and application of current, knowledge-based and practice-oriented testing and measuring methods. The measurement technology used meets the highest quality requirements - as evidenced by regular accreditations.

Our services

Tests according to standards and regulations / approvals and market authorisations

Homologation / Type Approval

Machinery guidelines

Functional safety

  • Trainings
  • Conformity assessments

Development-accompanying examinations

Marketing-relevant certification of machinery and equipment

Audits, quality assurance, process certification

  • Support with the initial manufacturer assessment for the Federal Motor Transport Authority

Contact

DLG Test Centre for Technology and Operating Resources
DLG TestService GmbH Location Groß-Umstadt
Max-Eyth-Weg 1 • 64823 Groß-Umstadt
Tel.: +49(0)69 / 24 788-600 • Tech@DLG.org