Germany's most modern S-Bahn trains for Munich
Thomas Prechtl, Spokesman of the Management Board Bayerische Eisenbahngesellschaft / Heiko Büttner, Chairman of the Management S-Bahn Munich / Michael Peter, CEO Siemens Mobility / Evelyn Palla, Member of the Management Board of Regional Transport DB AG / Christian Bernreiter, Bavarian State Minister for Housing, Construction and Transport
Siemens Mobility is a separately managed company of Siemens AG. As a leader in intelligent transport solutions for more than 175 years, Siemens Mobility is constantly innovating its portfolio. Its core areas include rolling stock, rail automation and electrification, a comprehensive software portfolio, turnkey systems as well as related services. With digital products and solutions, Siemens Mobility is enabling mobility operators worldwide to make infrastructure intelligent, increase value sustainably over the entire lifecycle, enhance passenger experience and guarantee availability. In fiscal year 2022, which ended on September 30, 2022, Siemens Mobility posted revenue of €9.7 billion and had around 38,200 employees worldwide. Further information is available at: www.siemens.com/mobility.
The Munich S-Bahn, with around 1,700 employees, is part of DB Regio AG and has been serving the city and surrounding region since 1972. More than 270 trains operate throughout the 444-kilometer rail network. Day for day, around two-thirds of all passengers using Bavaria’s local rail transport services ride on the Munich S-Bahn. The system’s operations are handled by around 1,700 employees. The DB initiative “Strong Munich S-Bahn – 14Plus Program” is currently focusing on making the S-Bahn system more efficient.