Since December 2015, CRRC ZELC EUROPE has been increasingly active in the European market.
Green and intelligent transport modernization is the focus of our European headquarters in Vienna. In only three years, the European subsidiary has
already realized a considerable number of projects in Europe.
In addition, the Vienna office serves as a platform for international contacts, technical exchanges and services.
Innovative technologies, such as hybrid engines, and individual transport solutions remain our focus in Europe as well.
In addition to the construction, the CRRC ZELC EUROPE service package also includes the long-term maintenance and servicing of the projects through
our 4S shops.
Milestones of CRRC ZELC EUROPE
2016.06 Opening of the European Headquarters at DC Tower, Vienna
2016.09 The project "Innoshunt 1063" attracts a great deal of attention at InnoTrans Berlin
2016.12 Contract signed with Leo Express in the Czech Republic
2017.03 MoU contract signed for shunting locomotive projects with DB
2018.04 MoU contract signed for shunting locomotive projects with ÖBB
2018.06 Framework contract signed with the DB for "AZLok" project
2018.09 Presentation of our Hybrid Shunting Locomotive “Kleinstlok HH” at InnoTrans 2018 in Berlin
Innovations change the world: This motto drives the more than 10,000 employees of CRRC Zhuzhou Locomotive Co. Limited (CRRC ZELC).
Since 1936, the company based in Zhuzhou, Hunan province, China, has been developing innovative technologies, vehicles and products for individual transport solutions in the area of passenger transport and freight.
With a current annual turnover of 4 billion Euro, CRRC ZELC is one of the most successful subsidiaries of the world's leading manufacturer of railway vehicles, CRRC Corporation Limited. CRRC ZELC has expanded the plant in Zhuzhou into China's largest research and production location for electric locomotives.
The company attaches great importance to research in the field of transport in order to promote environmentally friendly economic activities with a minimum of emissions. 25 percent of employees are involved in the development of new technologies and product research for the modernization of the transport industry.
CRRC ZELC focuses on four business areas: electric locomotives; transport vehicles; EMUs and hybrid technologies.
CRRC ZELC comply with the International Railway Standard (IRIS). In addition, the company has the ISO9001 quality certificate and the EN15085 welding certificate.
Milestones of CRRC ZELC
1958 CRRC ZELC produces the first electric locomotives
1978 First manufacturer in China specializing in electric locomotives
1997 First Chinese export of a locomotive
2001 CRRC ZELC becomes manufacturer for China's suburban traffic vehicles
2010 First Chinese export of Intercity EMU trains and trams
2012 CRRC ZELC's first trams with supercaps are put into operation
2014 CRRC ZELC wins the largest export contract in China's railway and transport industry
2016 Qualification as Q1-Class Supplier of DB
2017 EMU for Macedonia receives the (EU) TSI certificate
Company website: www.crrcgc.cc/zjen
Headquartered in Beijing, CRRC Corporation Limited (CRRC) has 46 wholly-owned & majority-owned subsidiaries and over 180,000 employees.
CRRC is the world's largest supplier of rail transit equipment with the most complete product lines and leading technologies. Its main businesses cover the R&D, design, manufacture, repair, sale, lease and technical services for rolling stock, urban rail transit vehicles, engineering machinery, all types of electrical equipment, electronic equipment and parts, electric products and environmental protection equipment, consulting services, industrial investment and management, asset management, import and export.
CRRC’s Revenues in 2015 is USD 37.8 billion, ranking 266 on the Fortune Global 500 List. CRRC’s R&D investment is EUR1.408 billion, ranking at 96 onto the World Top 2,500 R&D Investors.
CRRC will improve the technology innovation system, and constantly upgrade technology innovation capacity. It has built the world leading rail transit equipment technology platform and manufacturing base. Its high-speed trains, high-power locomotives, railway trucks, urban rail transit vehicles and other typical products, which have fully reached world advanced level, can adapt to various complex geographical environments and meet diverse market needs. The high-speed trains manufactured by the CRRC have become an important business card to show China's development achievements to the world.
In the future, with the mission of connecting the world through better mobility and the aim of innovation, reform and internationalization, CRRC will vigorously implement the strategy for internationalization, diversification and collaborative development, and strive to be the world's leading provider of high-end equipment system solutions with rail transit equipment as the core and multinational operations.
CRRC is committed to supply products and services that offer energy-saving, eco-friendly, cost efficiency, intelligence, speed and comfort. Hand in hand with all of you, our dear customers and friends, CRRC will find the most efficient solutions for the sustainable development of railway transportation.
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Source: CRRC. Company Profile. 2018-08-07. http://www.crrcgc.cc/en/g5141.aspx