Ensuring the environmental agenda at SŽDC headquarters

The independent Environment Department numbers 6 people each one being responsible for a specific factor of the environment. They are the coordinators for ecologists - water managers of SŽDC organizational units who are regularly checked by them.

Basic overview of the individual environmental agenda at SŽDC headquarters

  • complex assessment of the railway transport impact on the environment including making statements about the projects of modernization and optimization of the railway infrastructure
  • issuing methodical measures in order to meet the obligations resulting from legal regulations in the environmental field
  • representing SŽDC at meetings and proceedings with central administrative authorities, i.e. the Ministry of Environment, the Ministry of Transport and the Ministry of Health of the Czech Republic, the headquarter of the Czech Environmental Inspectorate and with other state administration bodies and within international cooperation (UIC – Environment, Energy and Sustainability Platform)
  • management, methodical support and inspection in individual fields of the Environment Department:
    • waste economy (including the issues of PCB), air protection, water management, nature and landscape protection, public health protection (noise and vibration issues)
  • providing selected functions based on the principle of their centralization
    • accredited measurement of stationary sources of air pollution
    • disposal of hazardous waste,a register of oils with possible presence of PCB
    • monitoring drinking, waste and technological water
    • redevelopment of old ecological burdens including soil analysis
    • continuous mapping of ecological burdens and their subsequent disposal in connection with the possibilities of funding from Structural Funds
  • providing and updating software for administration of the environmental agenda including regular training: SW EisProW for areas of waste management and air protection
  • dealing with the environmental consequences of emergencies
  • environmental accounting (precise specification of environmental costs) and reporting
  • installation, maintenance and management of environmental control systems (ČSN EU ISO series 14000) – civil engineering administrations, Regional Infrastructure Department Liberec

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