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June 14, 2017

Knorr-Bremse at ReMaTec: Remanufacturing expertise for safetycritical components


Uniform looks: EconX is the name of the genuine remanufactured products from Knorr-
Bremse TruckServices. The new harmonized visuals will be presented at ReMaTec 2017: white lettering
on a blue background. Packaging for service new products uses blue lettering on a white
background. | © Knorr-Bremse

At the 2017 edition of ReMaTec, the world’s premier remanufacturing event in Amsterdam, Knorr-Bremse TruckServices is highlighting the professional management of its EconX® products and showcasing the recent additions to its range.

June 06, 2017

Knorr-Bremse and LB Foster cooperating on wheel flange lubrication systems




Knorr-Bremse and U.S.-based LB Foster concluded an agreement governing the supply and distribution of the American company’s wheel flange lubrication systems for rail vehicles. The agreement covers Germany, Austria and Switzerland, as well as Poland and South Africa.

June 02, 2017

Heinz Hermann Thiele is elected to the Hall of Fame of manager magazin


Knorr-Bremse proprietor Heinz Hermann Thiele | © Knorr-Bremse

Every year, this renowned German business monthly honors outstanding leading figures from the German business sector with election to its symbolic Hall of Fame.

June 01, 2017

46 light rail vehicles for üstra Hannoversche Verkehrsbetriebe

Hanover mass transit operator üstra Hannoversche Verkehrsbetriebe has taken up its second option for a further 46 Type TW3000 light rail vehicles. Delivery of all 146 units will probably be completed by the end of 2019. The high-floor LRVs are already in use on lines 3, 4 and 7 and an increasingly familiar feature of the urban landscape.

May 22, 2017

Electrical systems specialist Kiepe Electric to supply additional 33 IMC® systems to San Francisco




The City of San Francisco is banking on zero emission local mass transit and ordering additional Xcelsior XT60 electric buses from Canadian bus manufacturer New Flyer, equipped with In Motion Charging (IMC) from Kiepe Electric.

May 12, 2017

Knorr-Bremse supplies brakes and steering for the new Iveco race truck driven by ETRC champion Jochen Hahn




Knorr-Bremse is supplying Team Hahn Racing with brakes and steering systems for its FIA European Truck Racing Championship (ETRC) campaign. Fresh from successful tests in April at Iveco’s facility in Ulm, Germany and the Most racing circuit in the Czech Republic, the team is ready to get the season underway in Spielberg, Austria on 13/14 May. The highlight of the series for German race fans will come on the first weekend of July at the Nürburgring. The ETRC is among Europe’s most popular race series after Formula One.

May 09, 2017

Vossloh Kiepe to become Kiepe Electric




Knorr-Bremse has initiated the renaming of its new subsidiary: Vossloh Kiepe will in future be called Kiepe Electric GmbH.

May 09, 2017

Modular telematics solution: connecting commercial vehicles and boosting efficiency




At the “transport logistic” fair in Munich/Germany, Knorr-Bremse TruckServices in hall B2 on booth 125 is showcasing the opportunities presented by a new telematics solution: ProFleet Connect. And with a bit of luck, visitors to the TruckServices booth can win a weekend at the Truck Grand Prix at the Nürburgring.

May 08, 2017

Knorr-Bremse presents Connected Systems at Railtex ‘17


Intelligent Air Control system

Knorr-Bremse Rail UK are a major exhibitor at Railtex ‘17, which takes place during 9-11 May at the NEC, Birmingham and on their stand, (G11 near the main entrance), they will be showcasing their Connected Systems concept.

March 27, 2017

Knorr-Bremse sets the stage for growth




  • Acquisition of seven companies triggered to drive further expansion of systems competence in both fields of business
  • Income before taxes totaled EUR 829 million (2015: EUR 977 million)
  • Market position enhanced in every region
  • High level of investment boosts capacity for innovation
  • Orders on the books surge ahead to EUR 4.15 billion (2015: EUR 3.82 billion)

Eva Doppler

Tel: +49 89 3547 1498
Fax: +49 89 4444 54193
e-Mail: eva.doppler@knorr-bremse.com

Knorr-Bremse AG
Moosacher Straße 80
80809 Munich
Germany

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