Press Release23 February 2021Siemens Mobility GmbH and ÖBBMunich
Siemens Mobility is a separately managed company of Siemens AG. As a leader in transport solutions for more than 160 years, Siemens Mobility is constantly innovating its portfolio in its core areas of rolling stock, rail automation and electrification, turnkey systems, intelligent traffic systems as well as related services. With digitalization, 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 2020, which ended on September 30, 2020, Siemens Mobility posted revenue of €9.1 billion and had around 38,500 employees worldwide. Further information is available at: www.siemens.com/mobility.
ÖBB: As a comprehensive provider of mobility services, ÖBB brings 477 million passengers and 105 million tons of goods a year to their destinations in an environmentally friendly manner. Rail travelers are particularly climate-friendly since 100 percent of the system’s traction current is provided by renewable energy sources. In 2019, ÖBB was among Europe’s most timely railways with around 96 percent punctuality. With annual investments of over two billion euros in rail infrastructure, ÖBB is building the rail system for tomorrow. Group-wide, 41,904 bus and rail employees and about 2,000 trainees ensure that around 1.3 million travelers safely arrive at their destinations every day. ÖBB is the backbone of Austria’s society and economy and the country’s biggest climate protection company. ÖBB-Holding AG is the strategic lead company of the group. www.oebb.at