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We are Wabtec

Wabtec is a leading global provider of equipment, systems, digital solutions, and value-added services for the freight and transit rail sectors. Drawing on over 150 years of experience, we are leading the way in safety, efficiency, reliability, innovation, and productivity. Whether its freight, transit, mining, industrial or marine, our expertise, technologies, and people – together – are accelerating the future of transportation.

Our people, with their extraordinary collective talent, vision and experience are our biggest asset. Our dynamic leadership team has a proven strategy to empower over 27,000 employees in over 50 countries around the world.

Today Wabtec is a leading supplier of products for freight wagons and locomotives, making it a world leader in rail friction, HVAC and pantographs. Customers rely on them for the development and manufacture of electronic recording, measuring and communication systems. The focus on advanced engineering and new product development has already resulted in over 4,000 active patents.

Wabtec Netherlands in Ede is a merger organization from which various industrial products and services are supplied under three renowned brand names.

Akapp-Stemmann, design, production and service of single and multipole open and closed conductor rail systems for applications in cranes, automated warehouses and other markets.

Mors Smitt, world leader in relay technology on the rail and electricity market. Major player in train behavior energy efficiency solutions and portable test equipment.

Nieaf-Smitt, The portfolio of test tools, digital multimeters, current clamps, device testers, installation testers and power analyzers is characterized by quality and reliability.

Stemmann-Technik, a leader in components and systems for energy and data transfer in industrial and transport technology.

More than 200 colleagues daily serve an international customer group by producing industrial products and supplying various professional services.


We are Wabtec.

We believe in people first.

We want revolutionize the way the world moves for future generations.