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September 21, 2017

Knorr-Bremse partners with the “Quality is Added Value” initiative




Knorr-Bremse has signed up to the commercial vehicle initiative “Quality is Added Value”. “Quality is Added Value” is a German initiative (“Qualität ist Mehrwert”) that brings together prominent manufacturers of automotive components for the aftermarket. The aim is to boost awareness of the importance of quality during vehicle repairs, and to this end, the initiative highlights the benefits of high quality parts for the parts trade, repair workshops and drivers.

September 12, 2017

Knorr-Bremse: Subsidiaries Kiepe Electric and IFE to refurbish Vienna Stadtbahn mass transit cars




Operators Wiener Linien GmbH & Co KG have commissioned Kiepe Electric and IFE to refurbish 78 Stadtbahn cars for mass transit in Vienna. The measures will bring the cars into line with current technology and ensure that they continue to provide safe, reliable, customer-oriented service for many years to come.

September 08, 2017

Knorr-Bremse and Dongfeng join forces to develop automated manual transmissions for trucks in China




Dongfeng Motor Group Corporation Ltd., one of the world’s biggest truck manufacturers, is partnering with Knorr-Bremse to develop the automated manual transmission for its new generation of heavy-duty trucks.

August 23, 2017

Systems for Moscow: Knorr-Bremse at EXPO 1520




At the 6th International Fair of Railway Equipment and Technologies in Moscow from August 30 to September 2, Knorr-Bremse is showcasing products and systems from its passenger and freight car portfolio as well as special applications on booth 7 in Hall 2.

August 21, 2017

China’s commercial vehicle market discovers automated manual transmissions




Most Chinese commercial vehicles still have manual transmission, but demand for automated manual transmissions is rising and the potential is huge. Having acquired the on-highway commercial vehicle transmission components business of Bosch in Japan to complement its existing product portfolio, Knorr-Bremse is ideally positioned to meet this demand in Asia.

August 03, 2017

IMC® electric buses on trend in the USA: Kiepe Electric to supply 185 systems for San Francisco




The City of San Francisco is expanding its fleet of zero emission transit buses: After procuring 93 articulated Xcelsior XT60 electric buses, San Francisco Municipal Transit Agency (SFMTA) have placed an order for 185 New Flyer XT40 buses equipped with In Motion Charging (IMC) technology from Kiepe Electric – now one of the leading suppliers of traction systems for electric buses in the USA.

August 01, 2017

Knorr-Bremse wins prestigious Hitachi Rail Supplier Award




The Hitachi Rail Partners Day, hosted by Alistair Dormer, Vice President and Executive Officer in charge of the Rail Business and Executive Chairman and CEO of the Board Hitachi Rail Europe, took place in June in London and celebrated and recognized excellence across all areas of the train builder’s supply chain.

July 25, 2017

Kiepe Electric: German-Dutch Chamber of Commerce discusses bus fleet electrification




As part of the regular ‘DNHK on site’ event series, Kiepe Electric opened its doors to 60 representatives of the political and business spheres and from the mass transit sector for a discussion of bus fleet electrification options.

July 14, 2017

Knorr-Bremse Value Day: Passion drives employees’ outstanding technological and social achievements




The Knorr-Bremse Value Day is an institution that unites the Company. All Knorr-Bremse employees around the world devote this day to one of the Group’s corporate values. In 2017, the corporate value of passion found expression in the sharing of groundbreaking knowledge and a range of community activities.

July 12, 2017

tedrive Steering renamed as Knorr-Bremse SteeringSystems


Logo Knorr-Bremse SteeringSystems

Knorr-Bremse has completed the renaming of its subsidiary tedrive Steering Sys-tems GmbH. The Knorr-Bremse Group’s Center of Competence for Steering, based in Wülfrath, Germany, is now officially called Knorr-Bremse SteeringSystems GmbH.

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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