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August 14, 2018

Knorr-Bremse at InnoTrans 2018: Connecting People and Systems




  • Focus on electrification and system connectivity
  • Solutions for subsystem connectivity, lower life cycle costs and greater transportation capacities
  • Ecodesign: Mobility revolution goes hand-in-hand with energy revolution

Munich, August 14, 2018 – Systems.People.xConnected is the motto that Knorr-Bremse, the global market leader for braking systems and a leading supplier of other safety-critical rail and commercial vehicle systems, has coined for its presence at InnoTrans 2018 in Berlin this September.

August 10, 2018

Knorr-Bremse AG (Knorr) and Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (Wabtec) have entered into a settlement with the United States Department of Justice




Please take notice that Knorr-Bremse AG (Knorr) and Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (Wabtec) have entered into a settlement with the United States Department of Justice relating to their respective employee recruiting, solicitation, and hiring practices.

August 06, 2018

Knorr-Bremse RailServices (UK) Ltd. and Kiepe Electric Ltd. (UK) to be sold to holding company Mutares


Knorr-Bremse RailServices UK is one of the leading providers of vehicle services to British and Irish train operators and vehicle owners. | © Knorr-Bremse

Knorr-Bremse is to sell its vehicle services business in UK to the holding company Mutares. The companies have signed an agreement to this effect and closing is expected by autumn 2018.

August 03, 2018

Knorr-Bremse: your partner for future-proof transportation solutions at the 2018 IAA and Automechanika fairs




Shaping tomorrow’s transportation. Together. In line with this motto, Knorr-Bremse, the leading manufacturer of braking and safety technology and supplier of system solutions for rail and commercial vehicles, will be presenting new products and solutions at the commercial vehicle industry’s premier events, IAA Commercial Vehicles and Automechanika, in September.

July 19, 2018

Hackathon: Knorr-Bremse Challenge awarded third place at TechFest 2018




In a hackathon at the TechFest in Munich in mid-June, Knorr-Bremse challenged talented young people to demonstrate their ability to innovate, based on data from a joint project with DB Cargo. Of the 80 or so teams that took part, the winner of the Knorr-Bremse challenge was ranked third.

June 22, 2018

“Best Brand 2018”: Knorr-Bremse triumphs for the thirteenth time in a row


Knorr-Bremse has won the title of “Best Brand” for the thirteenth time in succession; Thorsten See-hars, Member of the Management Board of Knorr-Bremse Commercial Vehicle Systems at the awards ceremony (mid). | © Knorr-Bremse

In a readership survey conducted by publishers ETM, Knorr-Bremse has won the “Best Brand” title in the Brakes category for the thirteenth successive time.

June 14, 2018

Knorr-Bremse TruckServices at the FIA European Truck Race on the Nürburgring circuit




It has been a great start to the racing season for Team Jochen Hahn. Last weekend in May, the Iveco race truck with brakes and steering system supplied by Knorr-Bremse recorded two victories at the Misano World Circuit, Italy, and took the lead in the overall rankings.

June 14, 2018

Knorr-Bremse AG appoints Kathrin Dahnke to the Supervisory Board




At the Annual Shareholders’ Meeting of Knorr-Bremse AG on May 29, 2018, Kathrin Dahnke (57) was elected to the shareholders’ side of the Supervisory Board.

June 08, 2018

Knorr-Bremse AG issues additional corporate bond




- Volume: EUR 750 million

- Fixed coupon rate 1.125 percent p. a. over seven-year term

- Revenue will serve to finance growth and improve capital structure

- Listing on Luxembourg Stock Exchange’s EURO MTF market

Knorr-Bremse AG, the leading global manufacturer of braking systems and supplier of additional sub-systems for rail and commercial vehicles, is issuing an additional corporate bond following its 2016 bond issue, this time with a volume of EUR 750 million. The bond has a fixed coupon rate of 1.125 percent p. a. and a seven-year term.

May 02, 2018

On Girls’ Day and every day, Knorr-Bremse promotes research careers for women




Among the many career guidance programs offered for young people, Girls’ Day is a real highlight. The Knorr-Bremse locations in Munich, Aldersbach and Düsseldorf in Germany have embedded the one-day program in a broader vocational training concept. Because as the leading supplier of braking systems for rail and commercial vehicles, Knorr-Bremse offers information events several times a year, as well as internships for schoolchildren, apprentices, and university students, which can be un-dertaken throughout the year. Regardless of gender,
Knorr-Bremse aims to empower young people to choose a technical career.

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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