Stadler Rail

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Stadler Rail AG
Limited company
Industry Locomotive engineering
Founded 1942/1997 (Holding)
Headquarters Bussnang, Schweiz
Key people
Peter Spuhler
(CEO and Vice President)
Revenue 2.2 billion Swiss francs (2012)
Number of employees
6,000 (2012)[1]
Website www.stadlerrail.com

Stadler Rail AG, also known as Stadler Rail Group, is a manufacturer of railway rolling stock, with an emphasis on regional train multiple units and trams. Stadler is headquartered in Bussnang, Switzerland.

Stadler Rail is also focused on niche products and is one of the last European manufacturers of rack railway rolling stock. The holding company consists of eight subsidiaries with locations in Algeria, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Austria, Poland, Switzerland, Czech Republic, Hungary and Belarus. Stadler Rail employs approximately 6,100 employees, including some 2,750 in Switzerland, 1,200 in Germany, 1,000 in Belarus, 400 in Hungary and 400 in Poland.[2]

Factories[edit]

  • Bussnang (CH); site of original factory 1962
Stadler Bussnang AG
Stadler Altenrhein AG
  • Berlin-Pankow (D); acquired in 2000/2001 from Adtranz
Stadler Pankow GmbH
  • Biel/Bienne (CH); 2004 acquired by bid
Stadler Stahlguss AG
  • Siedlce (PL); 2007 acquired by
Stadler Polska Sp.z o.o.
Stadler Weiden GmbH
Stadler Winterthur AG

Products[edit]

Tango tram in Zürich

Stadler markets a range of standard modular vehicles, including:

Stadler has also built a number of custom vehicles for specific customers, in some cases including elements of their standard designs. These include:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ratios, www.stadlerrail.com, retrieved 22 March 2013
  2. ^ "History | Stadler Rail". 
  3. ^ a b c d e f "Stadler relies on tailor-made trains". Railway Gazette. 2004-06-01. Retrieved 2013-09-20. 
  4. ^ "One Kiss good, two Kisses better". Railway Gazette. 2012-09-01. Retrieved 2013-09-20. 
  5. ^ "First Tango in Basel". Railway Gazette. 2008-09-09. Retrieved 2013-09-20. 
  6. ^ "First Variobahn tram arrives in Bergen". Railway Gazette. 2009-12-09. Retrieved 2013-09-20. 
  7. ^ "Low-floor Multiple-unit Be 4/6 for the Forchbahn, Switzerland" (PDF). Stadler Rail. Retrieved 2013-09-20. 

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