Knorr-Bremse in Switzerland.

With around 60 employees at our location in Niederhasli/ZH, we are responsible for the Swiss and Dutch market for Knorr-Bremse in the rail vehicle sector.

Our scope of services includes sales, project planning and servicing for brake systems and onboard systems, such as doors and air conditioners (HVAC) for rail vehicles.

Further representatives of the Knorr-Bremse Group in Switzerland are Selectron Systems AG and Kiepe Electric Schweiz AG .

Knorr-Bremse’s Local Management Team

Sharing responsibility in a far-sighted approach based on experience and expertise: An outstanding management team guides the progress of the location.

Andreas Hefti
Managing Director
Gabriella De Giovanetti-Senn
Assistant to Managing Director & Communication Officer
Julia Loik
Human Resources
Robert Dubroja
Head of Sales
Wolfgang Rhyner
Global Key Account Manager, Stadler
Christoph Schneider
Head of Engineering
Simon Zuber
Head of RailServices
Ramona Schmidlin
Head of Finance & Controlling
Györgyi Pilkovicsne
Head of Quality / Health, Safety & Environment

Products and Services

  • Engineering
  • Service & Spare Parts
  • Innovation and Digitalisation Projects

At the location in Niederhasli, the Project Planning and Project Management group supports vehicle manufacturers and operators in new and modernisation projects for rail vehicles.

Our services:

  • System engineering of pneumatic and hydraulic brake systems
  • Control system engineering for braking systems
  • Technical and professional consulting
  • Mechanical and thermal brake calculations
  • RAMS / LCC analyses
  • Documentation for devices and systems

As an original equipment supplier with extensive experience in the aftermarket, we are able to offer you individual concepts for service and spare parts.

Our services:

  • Commissioning of brake systems
  • Carrying out training courses
  • Advice and sales for spare parts supply including service concept with original parts in original equipment quality
  • Support with troubleshooting

Service centre in Niederhasli:

Test dismantling, overhaul and repair in top quality

Advice and project planning for modernisation and vehicle conversions

More safety and economy through tailor-made spare parts and service concepts

Speed and flexibility through regional proximity «on train» and «off train»

If you want to learn more about or innovations and digitalisation projects, visit us on RailVision .


Our processes are based on DIN EN ISO 9001, DIN EN ISO 14001, ISO 45001, ISO/TS 22163, ECM and the EFQM Business Excellence Model.

Contact Information Sales

Andreas Nydegger, Account Manager SBB

Martin Luginbühl, Account Manager Nedtrain & NL

Josip Jozipovic, Local Key Account Manager Stadler

Contact Information

Orders and enquiries


Warranty cases and complaints


A Career With Knorr-Bremse – and Our Local Commitment

Each Knorr-Bremse location is unique. That applies not only to the wide range of career opportunities and exceptional prospects available but also to our numerous local activities. Because Knorr-Bremse is firmly anchored in the local community – and sees itself as an active player in its social setting.

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Mandachstraße 50
8155 Niederhasli
Sales Knorr-Bremse Rail Systems Schweiz AG