Knorr-Bremse Rail UK

Knorr-Bremse Rail UK is part of the global Knorr-Bremse Group which employs over 27,000 people around the world. The full range of Knorr-Bremse Connected Systems, including braking, air conditioning, auxiliary power, doors, driver advisory, control, monitoring and wash/wipe are available from Knorr-Bremse Rail UK.

Knorr-Bremse Rail UK operates from four locations: Melksham and Corsham in Wiltshire, Burton-upon-Trent, and Manchester, designing, manufacturing and supporting systems for all types of rail vehicles, from trams to high-speed trains.

Continuous innovation means that Knorr-Bremse Rail UK is always developing new solutions to offer customers ever higher levels of safety and performance whilst reducing environmental impact.

  • Knorr-Bremse Rail UK is pleased to be involved with, and supporting, the Big Rail Diversity Challenge and its aims and goals. The company sees the Challenge as a great opportunity to foster both positive networking and team working. Knorr-Bremse has seen a significant rise in women working within its workforce which now numbers over 1,100 in the UK. The company continues to encourage diversity amongst its workforce and has seen a rise in interest in the rail industry as a career amongst young women at its regular recruitment events which are held in schools, colleagues and universities throughout the country. The rail industry is an exciting place to be right now with new, developing technologies and Knorr-Bremse believes that a more diverse workforce bringing new ideas makes being in rail an even better place to be.