Knorr-Bremse Rail Challenges

The Budapest site of the Rail Vehicle Systems division of Knorr-Bremse Group operated since 1995 is the world’s largest manufacturer and developer of railway braking systems. We constantly search for solutions that support environmentally friendly railway transportation. The braking systems manufactured in Budapest are used in railway vehicles in about twenty countries all over the world.

Within the company group, Budapest is responsible for manufacturing and developing the most modern bogie equipment, and products of brake control systems and air supply. The company owes its success to stability and constant renewal. Knorr-Bremse Budapest executes group-level projects in product innovation, software and hardware R&D, warehouse services and hosts the East-Central European centre of global procurement. The company has a leading role within the group in the areas of product development and manufacturing systems: new and innovative products and processes are launched in Budapest and with their contribution.

Technological excellence is based on engineering and manufacturing expertise. Thanks to our intensive and continuous cooperation with institutions of higher education, universities can get admission in the main streams of engineering and adjust their engineering curriculum to the latest industry trends.

Current challenges of Knorr-Bremse Rail Systems Budapest: