Local Activities in Japan.

Excellence in Lifecycle Management

Knorr-Bremse Rail Systems Japan provides life time support for customers, from the beginning of the project to the maintenance phase.

Staff in Japan will provide support for whole project process, starting with proposal at the new vehicle design phase, brake system design concept, technical engineering, incoming product inspection before delivery to customer, quality assurance after delivery, spare parts maintenance, overhaul, and modernization.


Knorr-Bremse Rail Systems Japan Ltd.

139,691132 7F Nittochi Nishishinjuku Bldg.
6-10-1 Nishishinjuku, Shinjuku-ku
Tokyo, 160-0023
日本 - Japan

Phone: +81 3 3346 2620
Fax: +81 3 3346 2623

Company Information

Brochure Description
Company Introduction  
About Knorr-Bremse Railway System Japan  
Service Center  
Rail Service / Sakado Service Center Introducing the support services provided in Japan

Product Information

Brochure Description
Air Supply Devices  
PistonSupply Eco Product with a special coating that does not require lubricating oil on the piston and cylinder
AirSupply Smart Supply of compressed air according to train operation status, silent mode and battery mode functions, solutions for other next generations
Brake Control Devices  
FlexControl Fit Modular design compatible with standard Japanese brake controls
CubeControl Distributed brake control system that enables brake control for each bogie / axle
Basic Braking Devices  
TreadAct Compact Modular design for various trolley mounting interfaces
TreadAct Classic Space-saving type developed for Japanese narrow gauge bogies
WheelAct & AxleAct Standard type, compact type, etc. according to the application
Friction Technologies - Brake Pad/Block Excellence A wide range of products from synthetic brake shoes and linings to high-performance sintered linings
Friction Technologies - Brake Disc Excellence Integrated or split axle mounting discs / wheel mounting discs.
UltraDisc Wheel Eco High-performance wheel mounted brake disc, especially for high-speed trains, minimizing the cooling air ventilation, while keeping the same brake performance
IFE Door  
LIFEDrive Lightweight, space-saving, and easy maintenance driving unit with obstacle detection function option.
Climate Control Devices  
Clean [Air] Merak air conditioning systems provide the right environment for you. Clean air means health and therefore has become a matter of trust for the industry.
Long Life Filter A proprietary combination of materials offers higher filtration efficiency with lower pressure drop, ensuring a safe journey for passengers.
Company and product info Introducing Selectron and its products and services
Intrusion Detection System (IDS) Cybersecurity solution designed for rail vehicle systems
Ethernet Consist Switch  
Train Backbone Switch  
Threat Detection Solution (TDS)  
Rail Vision  
Main Line Automatic obstacle detection & classification system on track and area along the track up to 2km away
Shunting Yard System for shunting yards that uses advanced image sensors to automatically detect and identify obstacles up to 200 meters away, adapting to all weather conditions and lighting conditions.

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