Comtest Wireless becomes a UK RISQS approved supplier & achieves ISO 14001 environmental management in Italy


Comtest Wireless, independent experts in the field of GSM-R, rail telecoms and ERTMS network test and measurement solutions, extends its rail industry supplier accreditations.

Comtest Wireless International Limited becomes a RISQS approved supplier for test & measurement supply & services

UK based, Comtest Wireless International Limited has been granted accreditation as an approved UK supplier by RISQS, the Railway Industry Supplier Qualification Scheme.

Buyers of products and services throughout the GB rail industry use RSSB RISQS as its supplier qualification service as it enables suppliers to be formally recognised as capable providers of products and services.

Comtest Wireless International Limited are now approved suppliers in the following 10 categories:

Condition Monitoring

  • Supply / In: Control Command and Signalling > Control Command and Signalling – Trackside > Signalling > Event Logging & Condition Monitoring
  • Manufacture / In: Control Command and Signalling > Control Command and Signalling – Trackside > Signalling > Event Logging & Condition Monitoring

Remote Condition Monitoring

  • Supply / In: Control Command and Signalling > Control Command and Signalling – Trackside > Remote Monitoring Systems
  • Manufacture / In: Control Command and Signalling > Control Command and Signalling – Trackside > Remote Monitoring Systems

Inspection, Test, Monitoring & Measuring Equipment

  • Service / In: Plant > Small Plant and Hand Tools
  • Supply / In: Plant > Small Plant and Hand Tools
  • Maintain / In: Plant > Small Plant and Hand Tools
  • Overhaul / In: Plant > Small Plant and Hand Tools

Trainborne Infrastructure Monitoring Equipment

  • Service / In: Rail Vehicles > Specialist Rail Vehicle Services
  • Supply / In: Rail Vehicles > Specialist Rail Vehicle Services

Steve Dance, Director at Comtest Wireless International Limited says “The RISQS scheme offers a valuable service in the UK. It enables buyers to purchase from the right suppliers more easily, with the right capabilities, at the right time.

Modern railway infrastructure such as digital signalling & rail telecoms for train-ground communications depend on initial test and measurement services in order to gain acceptance, as well as ongoing testing & monitoring, for continued service assurance.

The addition of Comtest Wireless, now makes it much easier for UK rail infrastructure managers and other purchasers and project managers using RISQS to get market leading test, measurement & monitoring equipment and services for their rail telecoms, digital signalling & interlocking.”

Comtest Wireless International srl gains ISO 14001 environmental certification

Italian trading company, Comtest Wireless International srl is now certified as meeting the ISO 14001 environmental management systems standards for ‘design, development, construction, installation & maintenance of electronic systems and software in the railway sector.

Francesco MottaFrancesco Motta, Director at Comtest Wireless International srl says:

“ISO 14001 provides a framework for better environmental management control and certification forms part of our strategy for continuous improvement and delivering to good standards. ISO14001 certification helps Comtest Wireless to show how it meets regulatory and contractual requirements, as well as providing a valuable basis on which to continue our environmental efficiency improvements by reducing waste, consumption of resources, and operating costs, for example.”

Organisations looking to learn more about rail telecoms, signalling & interlocking systems performance test, measurement and monitoring solutions should contact Comtest Wireless