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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.

April 18, 2018

Dortmund again relies on systems expertise from Kiepe Electric




Dortmund public utilities company DSW21 has commissioned the modernization of 64 LRVs and ordered another 24 new vehicles. All electrical systems for both sub-projects are to be supplied by Düsseldorf-based systems specialist Kiepe Electric, a member of the Knorr-Bremse Group.

March 20, 2018

Knorr-Bremse ideally placed for further growth after record figures in 2017




Knorr-Bremse, the world’s leading manufacturer of braking systems and additional sub-systems for rail and commercial vehicles, can look back on a record year.

March 16, 2018

Enabling that start-up spirit: Knorr-Bremse joins with TechFounders to drive forward the ideas of young entrepreneurs




Knorr-Bremse is taking part in the TechFounders accelerator program at UnternehmerTUM, the Center for Innovation and Business Creation at the Technical University of Munich (TUM), which supports fledgling start-ups. Together with other leading German technology corporations, Knorr-Bremse utilizes this start-up promotion program to develop new business ideas and technologies.

March 13, 2018

Knorr-Bremse reaches agreement with employee representatives up to 2020




Knorr-Bremse and the employee representatives have negotiated an attractive agreement for the approximately 4,500 employees at almost all Group companies in Germany that are not covered by a collective agreement. The deal combines a financial component – comprising 10% more pay over the next three years – with flexible working time arrangements that take both employees’ interests and operational requirements into account.
The agreement ensures that Knorr-Bremse’s employees will share in the Company’s success.

March 09, 2018

GT Emissions Systems on course for multi-million production milestone




GT Emissions Systems, part of the Knorr-Bremse Group-owned GT Group, is on course for a major production milestone that will see more than three million of its exhaust valve systems in operation around the world.

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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