Energy efficiency


Knorr-Bremse AG supplies safety critical braking systems for rail and commercial vehicles. It operates through the Rail Vehicle Systems and Commercial Vehicle Systems segments. The Rail Vehicle Systems segment equips mass transit vehicles such as metro cars and light rail vehicles, as well as freight trains, locomotives, long-distance passenger trains and high-speed trains, with highly advanced products. Along with braking systems these include intelligent entrance systems, HVAC systems and other equipment. The Commercial Vehicle Systems segment offers brake systems and vehicle dynamics solutions, energy supply and distribution systems and fuel efficiency products for trucks, buses, trailers and agricultural machinery. The company was founded by Georg Knorr in 1905 and is headquartered in Munich, Germany.