Making mobility safe – Knorr-Bremse’s daily mission.Our aim is to make a decisive contribution to the safety of mankind on rail and road.
The Knorr-Bremse Group based in Munich is the world’s leading manufacturer of braking systems and supplier of additional sub-systems for rail and commercial vehicles. For more than 110 years now the company has pioneered the development, production, marketing and servicing of state-of-the-art braking systems. In 2017, Knorr-Bremse reported sales of EUR 6.24 billion and employed some 28,000 people worldwide.
The Rail Vehicle Systems division of this long-established company equips mass transit vehicles and mainline trains with highly advanced products. Along with braking systems these include intelligent entrance systems, HVAC systems, auxiliary power supply systems, control components and windscreen wiper systems, platform screen doors, friction material, driver assistance systems, and control technology. In addition, Knorr-Bremse offers driving simulators and e-learning systems for optimum train crew training. The Company’s systems are installed in high-speed trains, multiple units, metros, streetcars, freight cars and locomotives. With its production, sales and service centers, the range is represented in 25 countries around the globe.
Knorr-Bremse Rail Vehicle Systems posted sales of EUR 3.33 billion in 2017 with a workforce of 16,051 employees.
With all of its products Knorr-Bremse makes a decisive contribution to safety on road and rail around the world.
- 3. Subassemblies and components (3294)
4. Service for vehicles
- 4.1 Maintenance (828)
- 5. Interiors (971)