WORC (version 2.0)

WORC is a database of the world´s major research institutions providing information about their professional focus and about their most important results in the field of railway research. Part of the WORC database is also information about professionally oriented capacities of this institution (individuals or whole teams) and their laboratories and testing centres with the definition of their parameters, it means with description of the technical facilities, performed tests and provided certification.

The database provides not only an overview of the world’s top research institutions, but also other information from the field of railway research with links to the world’s major sources of information. At the same time the WORC is a marketing tool for the implementation of services capacity and research institutions in the market of railway research and testing.