IFE - Innovations for Entrance Systems
IFE, based in Kematen/Ybbs, Austria, develops, manufactures and sales electrically driven entrance systems for railway vehicles. Together with vehicle manufacturers and operators IFE consistently pursues the objective of improving entrance systems for rail vehicles and to revive the market with innovative impulses.
IFE sets new standards with its sliding and sliding plug doors for light rail vehicles, metros, regional and commuter trains as well as high-speed trains and passenger coaches. More than 600,000 IFE entrance systems are in daily use worldwide. IFE is a division of the Knorr-Bremse GmbH, Mödling, Austria, and a member of the Knorr-Bremse Group.
Knorr-Bremse is the world’s leading manufacturer of braking systems for rail and commercial vehicles, with sales totaling almost EUR 6 billion in 2015. In 30 countries, some 25,000 employees develop, manufacture, and service braking, entrance, control, and energy supply systems, HVAC and driver assistance systems, as well as powertrain and transmission control solutions. As a technology leader, for more than 110 years now, through its products the company has been making a decisive contribution to greater safety by road and rail. Every day, more than one billion people around the world put their trust in systems made by Knorr-Bremse.
The Austrian Knorr-Bremse GmbH employed approximately 1,600 people at the Austrian sites Mödling and Kematen/ Ybbs as well as in Germany, the Netherlands, Poland, Romania and the Czech Republic in the year 2015.