Earthand and basic construction: Test experts / test experts - Recognition Unfortunately this specification of service has not yet been completely translated.

As a test expert for earthworks and basic construction, it can be recognised who meets the general and special requirements for this subject area.

Test experts for earthworks and base construction certify the completeness and correctness of the information on the building site with regard to the soil mechanical parameters and geological influences, its load-bearing capacity and the assumptions made for the foundation, its deformation and its impact on the construction site and the safety of the foundation of the building.

The test experts for earthworks and basic construction are independent within the scope of the inspection tasks assigned to them and are not bound by the instructions of the client. Recognition as test experts for earthworks and basic construction is only granted if they meet and demonstrate the general requirements as well as the special requirements for this subject area (including proof of professional experience and special knowledge). The examination procedure for recognition shall include a written and an oral examination.

  • birth certificate or certified copy or certified copy,
  • Curriculum vitae with a complete indication of the professional background up to the date of application,
  • certified copy or certified copy of the diplomas and employment certificates,
  • proof of the application for a certificate of leadership for submission to an authority (type O or P) or an equivalent document from a Member State of the European Union not older than three months,
  • information about the place of business or about any branches,
  • information on any participation in a company whose purpose is to plan or carry out construction projects, and
  • Proof of compliance with the special conditions for recognition in the respective departments and, where provided, specialised areas.

The application is informal.

Sections 2, 4, 6, 23 - 25 State Ordinance on Test Engineers for Stability and Test Experts (PPVO).

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