Knorr-Bremse Systeme für Schienenfahrzeuge GmbH


    • Company type:
      • Manufacturer
      • Research & Development
    • Year founded:
    • 1905
    • Employees (at the site):
    • 20000
    • Turnover range:
    • >=125m EUR
    • Products/services:
      Brake Systems
      Air supply
      Bogie equipment
      Brake control
      Auxiliary equipment

      Air conditioning systems
      Bogie diagnostics
      Door systems
      EDT 100 derailment detection system
      End of train equipment and related freight TCM systems
      Freight telematics
      LEADER driver assistant
      Level crossing systems
      On-Board network and passenger informations systems
      Platform systems
      Power metering
      Power resistors
      Power swichtgear
      Toilet systems
      Video surveillance systems
      Windscreen wiper and wash systems

      Torsional vibrations dampers
      Coupling operation and transmission control
      Air treatment
      Electronic systems
      Disc brakes
      Drum brakes
      Slack adjusters
      Diagnostic systems

    • Core competencies:
    • Knorr-Bremse is the world’s leading manufacturer of braking systems for rail and commercial vehicles. As a technology pioneer, for over 100 years Knorr-Bremse has been a driving force in the development, production and sale of modern braking systems for a variety of applications in the area of rail and commercial vehicles.

      With just over 20.000 employees worldwide, the company earned sales in 2011 of EUR 4.2 billion. The success of the company is grounded in the synergy of its two divisions, rail vehicle and commercial vehicle systems, the group’s global perspective as well as the innovative power and performance readiness of our staff. Knorr-Bremse will thus continue to be a leader in shaping progress in rail and commercial vehicle technology.

    • Language skills:
    • English
    • Key Tech / section:
      • Automotive Industry: Braking components
      • Automotive Industry: Commercial vehicles
      • Automotive Industry: Electrical and electronic components
      • Electrical Engineering & Electronics: Electrical equipment for vehicles and engines
      • Railway Technology: Control and security systems
      • Railway Technology: Electrical components and equipment
      • Railway Technology: Heating, ventilation and air conditioning
      • Railway Technology: Suppliers for rolling stock manufacturing
    • Industries NACE:
      • 30: Manufacture of other transport equipment
      • 30.2: Manufacture of railway locomotives and rolling stock
      • 30.20: Manufacture of railway locomotives and rolling stock
      • 29: Manufacture of motor vehicles, trailers and semi-trailers
    • Certification:
    • not available

    • Sales markets - target industries:
    • not available
    • Sales markets - target countries:
    • not available
    • Cooperation offers:
    • not available
    • Contact person:
    • Dr. Dieter Wilhelm (Mr.)
      - Management

      Klaus Deller (Mr.)
      - Management