posted on 2nd Jun 2020 15:36
On 29 May 2020 Knorr-Bremse of Mödling and ELL Austria of Wien have concluded a framework contract for the maintenance of locomotive braking systems and the main switches of ELL Vectrons. From early 2021 to the end of 2025 the Knorr-Bremse RailServices team will be responsible for the ongoing maintenance of 70 Vectrons. The contract is worth a single-digit million EUR.
„The cooperation with the strong partner Knorr-Bremse is an important cornerstone on the way to a maximum lead time of two weeks for general inspections. We want to inspire our customers throughout Europe with the well-known ELL Vectrons high availability of over 98 %. Knorr-Bremse is respected for the high level of expertise that we value and demand from both workshop partners and component suppliers,“ said Christoph Katzensteiner, CEO of the ELL Group.
The Knorr-Bremse RailServices team has extensive experience in maintenance, overhaul and modernisation. For many years it has taken care of the rail vehicles of important customers in the sales area in Austria and Eastern Europe.