Knorr-Bremse has strengthened its position in the field of integrated sanitation with the acquisition of one of the world’s largest suppliers of such equipment, the Evac Group. The acquired assets include Evac (Germany) and Monogram Train (USA).
The Evac Group’s client base includes leading rolling stock manufacturers from 40 countries around the world, with over 100,000 Evac sets of equipment installed in their regional and high-speed trains. In 2020, the company generated sales of around 45 million euros.
High-tech vacuum equipment Evac is distinguished by the use of modern environmentally friendly technologies. The reliable functioning of sanitation systems has a significant impact on the availability of passenger trains and the comfort of passengers.
With an extensive service network and over 30 years of experience in the field of integrated sanitation, Knorr-Bremse is ready to offer customers timely and reliable service of the supplied equipment.
Earlier it became known that Knorr-Bremse had received an order to supply the German division of Stadler with braking equipment and ventilation, heating and air conditioning (HVAC) systems, intended for installation in 606 new cars, which Stadler will supply for the Berlin underground (photo: Knorr-Bremse ).ZDM