Know-How in Railway Technology

AVENTICS offers a long history and long-term expertise in railway technology.

“With 140 years of experience in the railway industry, we cover the entire range of applications in rail.”

Our Expertise is Your Benefit

Leveling and brake controls: Safe, precise brake controls require systems that are 100% reliable and ensure continious low-maintenance operation - provide the right pneumatic solutions.

Pantographs: Precision regulators, bellows actuators, special valves, and matching accessories - we supply all pneumatic products and assemblies needed to control pantographs.

Unloading freight cars: Large-dimension cylinders, special designed valve components, and matching accessories – every detail counts.

Extreme temperatures, high voltage tolerances, demanding railway standards, sub-base mounted products, or the trend towards condition-based monitoring – as specialists for pneumatics and railway technology, we are familiar with all challenges. We cover everything that has to be controlled, regulated, and safely actuated in trains with the help of pneumatics. From consultation to delivery of ready-to-use systems – talk to us about your applications!

  • Robust products tailored to the rail industry
  • Customer specific solutions
  • Sub-base or pipe mounted components

AVENTICS Railway Technology: Success Based on Tradition

AVENTICS Railway Know-How

"Robust, reliable, durable efficiency...AVENTICS will help you overcome the hurdles of the railway industry by implementing pneumatics to your applications."


Our Pneumatics are in Line with Railway-Specific Standards

  • Requirements for electronic and mechanical components acc. to EN 50155
  • Fire protection standards and requirements for rail vehicles acc. to EN 45545 and NFPA 130
  • Electromagnetic compatibility to EN 50121-3-2
  • Cold-resistant to -40 °C acc. to EN 60068-2-1
  • Heat-resistant to +70 °C acc. to EN 60068-2-2
  • Resistant to high humidity
  • Special requirements for shock and vibration acc. to EN 61373 and MIL-STD-810G
  • Corrosion resistant for up to 500 hours acc. to ISO 9227
  • Voltage tolerance + 25 % / - 30 %
  • Protection class IP65 or higher

Sustainability Moves Us

AVENTICS places great importance on working sustainable across values, employees and the environment.

Quality - Values - Environment - Employees 

The values and guidelines in our company became contracual in a variety of documents. Those compulsory define our value system and regualtions. Every day, we compare ourselves to our guiding principles. Additional information if available here.

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AVENTICS is your Pneumatics Expert in Railway Applications

Check out the AVENTICS customer magazine A Mag for more information and case studies about our railway expertise.

Railway Technology, Products, Systems and Applications

Find out how we can help you take your railway application to the next level.


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Contact our expert:
Frank Gevers, Director Railway with AVENTICS

Frank Gevers

Director Railway

+49 176 1313 6305

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