Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Can I access all Knorr-Bremse products, systems and services in the UK or Ireland?

A: The entire Knorr-Bremse Rail Group portfolio of products, systems and support services are available from Knorr-Bremse and RailServices for customers based in the UK and Ireland. These include systems from Merak, IFE, Microelettrica Scientifica, Sigma, Westinghouse Platform Screen Doors and Zelisko.

Q: What is RailServices?

A: RailServices is a dedicated organisation within Knorr-Bremse focused on supporting Knorr-Bremse systems in-service and ensuring they continue to deliver both their original performance and safety levels. RailServices offers a wide range of support services and expertise; from guaranteed OE parts supply to performance enhancing system upgrades and modernisation.

Q: Can Knorr-Bremse supply and support HVAC in the UK and Ireland?

A: Knorr-Bremse has a specialist HVAC facility based at Burton-upon-Trent which can supply new Merak and Sigma HVAC systems and support them as well as those of other rail HVAC manufacturers.

Q: What is available from Westinghouse Platform Screen Doors (WPSD)?

A: Westinghouse Platform Screen Doors WPSD (a division of Knorr-Bremse) design, engineer, manufacture and install platform screen systems around the world. Working closely with architects, civil engineers train builders and operators, WPSD create a platform screen system which exactly fits the application in terms of both aesthetics and functionality.