Knorr-Bremse Powertech GmbH
Defining tomorrow's standardKnorr-Bremse PowerTech is a specialist in advanced auxiliary power supply for all types of rail vehicle. More than 500 employees at six sites on four continents work together to pioneer solutions for energy conversion.
The Knorr-Bremse PowerTech portfolio includes stand-alone on-board converter and battery charger as well as inverter for variable voltage, variable frequency loads and system solutions for an integrated energy management in trains.
By continually refining the technologies in its product portfolio – for example using the latest silicon carbide (SiC) semiconductors – PowerTech frequently sets new standards for converters in terms of compact design, overall efficiency and minimal life-cycle costs (LCC).
Whether it comes to LRVs, high-speed trains, metros, locomotives or long-distance passenger cars: on the basis of our extensive portfolio we develop the right solution for your specific requirements – and of course world-wide service is included.