Knorr-Bremse Rail Systems (UK) Ltd

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Company overview

Knorr-Bremse Rail Systems UK offers a comprehensive portfolio of rail systems and brands – all of which are supported by its specialist RailServices division. Thanks to its three UK locations and market-leading engineering, manufacturing, overhaul, and repair expertise, the company can serve both train builders and operators.

Developed by the global Knorr-Bremse Group, its portfolio includes cross-connected systems for:

  • Braking.
  • HVAC.
  • Power supply.
  • Sanding.
  • Toilets.
  • Train doors.
  • Wash/wipe.
  • Integrated digital control and monitoring.

Knorr-Bremse’s Rail Services division provides full life-cycle support for these systems, delivering everything from guaranteed original spare parts to service support contracts.

A key partner to vehicle manufacturers and operators

Knorr-Bremse Rail Systems UK offers products for a wide range of vehicle types, including high-speed trains, regional and commuter trains, passenger cars, metros, light rail, monorails, locomotives, freight cars, and special-purpose vehicles.

The Knorr-Bremse Group has long been renowned for its braking, HVAC, and entrance solutions. Today, however, it boasts a much wider portfolio, featuring power supply solutions and train control management systems and components. With additional expertise in electric mobility, traffic management systems, and testing equipment, the company is one of the world’s leading developers of onboard systems.

Products supplied by Knorr-Bremse Rail Systems UK include:

A flexible aftermarket portfolio

All products are backed up by RailServices, a global service partner with a local presence. It supports rail vehicles at every stage of their life cycle, drawing on an in-depth understanding of rail systems, products, and operations. Innovative, top-quality services are delivered by a team of over 2,000 engineers across 40 global service centres. And, because every organisation is different, service packages can be tailored to suit.

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