Welcome to Kiepe Electric

Reliable E-Mobility

The mobility transition is in full swing. Kiepe Electric contributes substantially to sustainable and safe transport concepts thanks to innovative solutions for electric mobility of rail vehicles and buses. Being the specialist in e-engineering within the Knorr-Bremse Group, Kiepe Electric is the reliable partner for public transport companies, fleet operators and vehicle manufacturers.

Whether in San Francisco, Vancouver, Manchester or Cologne: Metropolises around the world rely on Kiepe Electric’s environmentally friendly electrical equipment for tramcars, light rail vehicles, metro vehicles and regional vehicles as well as battery buses, trolleybuses and In Motion Charging (IMC) buses.

Our offer: We advise you and realise the transport transition together with you.

With our electrical systems we realize efficient and sustainable solutions for local public transport.

Alexander Ketterl – Managing Director Kiepe Electric

Press Releases

All  Commercial Vehicle Systems (4) Rail Vehicle Systems (11)
Premiere in Dortmund: New high-floor LRV from HeiterBlick and Kiepe Electric …
  • First of a total of 26 new high-floor light rail vehicles delivered to Dortmund’s public utility company DSW21 due to go into service in summer 2023
  • LRVs supplied by vehicle manufacturer HeiterBlick …
Efficient urban mobility: Knorr-Bremse equips 40 more trams for Gothenburg …
  • Västtrafik picks up contract option to order another 40 Flexity low-floor trams for Gothenburg from consortium partners Alstom and Kiepe Electric
  • Knorr-Bremse supplies key technologies for enabling …
Sustainable city mobility: Milan orders 50 more trolleybuses fitted with Kiepe …
  • Milan’s local mass transit operator ATM Milano secures contract option for the purchase of another 50 18-meter Solaris trolleybuses equipped with IMC® technology from Kiepe Electric
  • ATM Milano aims …
Our monitoring and control of conveyor belt systems

Reliable Industry Program

The supply chain has to be reliable: Our safety and monitoring devices for the bulk material handling industry – “Made in Germany” – have the quality required by the customers. Worldwide, and often under extreme weather conditions, ore, minerals, feedstuff or recycling goods are conveyed, processed or transported over long distances via conveyor systems. In this way many industries are reliably supplied with raw materials. Therefore, customers in the energy sector, the building material sector, the recycling sectors and the agricultural sector have relied on our products for the industry for more than 80 years. The global sales and distribution network of our industry business field is also near you: Please contact us.


Brand diversity at Knorr-Bremse

With leading-edge air brake control systems and components as well as train control systems, New York Air Brake supplies two of the key components for efficient rail transportation of passengers and freight.
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IFE is consistently working on improving the entrance systems for light rail vehicles and metros, regional and commuter trains as well as high-speed and passenger trains and stimulating the market with its innovative ideas.
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As a leading HVAC system specialist, Merak combines economy, eco-friendliness and passenger comfort in a coherent overall package for all climatic conditions and rail vehicle types.
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With a strong presence in all the relevant markets, Microelettrica Scientifica is the leading developer and manufacturer of electromechanical and electronic components and systems for rail vehicles.
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The TCMS solutions supplied by control, I/O, network and communication technology specialists Selectron provide the answers for rail vehicle automation and for keeping up with the latest digital connectivity trends.
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Knorr-Bremse company Kiepe Electric is a globally renowned specialist in complete customized systems for electric rail vehicles, buses and trucks.
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Zelisko develops energy, signalling and traffic management systems. Its portfolio includes current and voltage transformers, LED railway signals, railway crossing safety systems and combined ticket printer/on-board computers.
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Outstanding performance, short maintenance times, high availability and complex vehicle modernizations: RailServices offers innovative life cycle management for everything from individual vehicles to entire fleets.
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