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28. Sep. 2021
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RAIL.ONE expands product range through cooperation partner pioonier for composite sleepers

As an authorized distributor, RAIL.ONE offers composite sleepers from the German company Pioonier GmbH to expand its product range. The sleepers are…
14. Jan. 2021

RAIL.ONE completes delivery of RHEDA 2000® bi-block sleepers for big infrastructure project in Serbia

By completing deliveries of RHEDA 2000® track components for the Cortanovci Tunnel in Serbia, an important milestone for the construction of the 2,3…
09. Jul. 2020

RAIL.ONE completes delivery of RHEDA 2000® bi block sleepers for the Follo Line project in Norway

By completing deliveries of RHEDA 2000® track components for the Follo Line project, an important milestone in the construction of the 20 km long…
31. Jan. 2020

RAIL.ONE researches the use of alternative cements

In cooperation with the Association of German Cement Manufacturers VDZ gGmbH, the Technical University of Munich, and Dyckerhoff GmbH, RAIL.ONE is…
30. Oct. 2019

DB and RAIL.ONE celebrate inauguration of the new turnout bearer plant in Schwandorf

Deutsche Bahn and RAIL.ONE open a new plant for the production of prestressed concrete turnout sleepers. RAIL.ONE offers the invited guests an insight…
21. Oct. 2019

Change of Management at RAIL.ONE

Nishant Mittal becomes CEO of PCM RAIL.ONE AG and takes over the Management of the Group’s German subsidiaries from October 13, 2019.
09. Oct. 2019
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RAIL.ONE presents its ballastless RHEDA 2000® and RHEDA CITY systems at the Elmia Nordic Rail 2019

11. Sep. 2019
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RAIL.ONE and Azvi deliver RHEDA 2000® for tunnel project in Norway

RAIL.ONE and the construction company Azvi jointly deliver the RHEDA 2000® slab track system to Norway. The new tunnel in Bergen aims to increase the…
06. Nov. 2018

DB and RAIL.ONE celebrate groundbreaking ceremony for new turnout sleeper plant

Neumarkt-based expert for concrete sleepers in rail transportation wins extensive tender from DB Netz AG and is now starting the construction phase…
02. Oct. 2018

Positive spirit after InnoTrans in Berlin

The Neumarkt-based PCM RAIL.ONE Group presents itself for a total of four days at the leading trade fair for transport technology in Berlin, Germany.…
18. Sep. 2018

RAIL.ONE presents new product solutions

The Neumarkt-based company will be presenting new product developments and other solutions from its business segments at InnoTrans, the leading…
11. Sep. 2018

RAIL.ONE starts partnership with voestalpine VAE Apcarom

The Romanian subsidiary of PCM RAIL.ONE AG, S.C. TRAVERTEC S.R.L., has a new shareholder in voestalpine VAE Apcarom SA. With this step, RAIL.ONE…
22. Aug. 2018

Customer solutions through continous innovations

At InnoTrans, RAIL.ONE will be presenting itself as an international solution provider for track systems in rail transport. The leading fair for…
05. Jul. 2018

RAIL.ONE and S:t Eriks intensify their collaboration

PCM RAIL.ONE AG and S:t Eriks AB are committed to manufacture and deliver innovative slab track solutions to railway high-speed lines, tunnel and…
27. Apr. 2018

RAIL.ONE Korea Ltd. with new General Manager

The PCM RAIL.ONE AG announces Hogyu Chang as new General Manager of its subsidiary RAIL.ONE Korea Ltd.
19. Apr. 2018

Track works where design and resilience go hand-in-hand

The Bergen tram line, Bybanen, opened its new Airport link 22nd of April, 2017, connecting the Bergen city center with the Airport in Flesland. The…
06. Feb. 2018

Expertise from Neumarkt for infrastructure for Winter Olympics in South Korea

Track system from RAIL.ONE used in major rail infrastructure project in South Korea. Railway line connects Incheon Airport, Seoul and the Olympic…
21. Sep. 2016

Track systems made by RAIL.ONE: international and innovative

The role of rail-based freight, commuter, and mainline transport around the world is growing. This boom is fueled in part by numerous international…
02. Sep. 2016

RAIL.ONE charts a course for the future at InnoTrans

Using the motto “Quality knows no limits,” the PCM RAIL.ONE Group showcased its entire portfolio of innovative track systems for rail transportation…
29. Aug. 2016

RAIL.ONE at the InnoTrans 2016

RAIL.ONE will present itself at the InnoTrans Exhibition in Berlin in Hall 26, Booth 305. The InnoTrans is the leading trade show for transport…
31. Jul. 2015

RAIL.ONE implements new corporate structure

Neumarkt, Germany, 1 August 2015 – The corporate reorganization of RAIL.ONE GmbH, international sleeper manufacturer and systems provider of…
25. Jun. 2015

RAIL.ONE plans a new site in the Rhine-Main area

01. Jun. 2015

RAIL.ONE plans new corporate structure

Corporate adaptability crucial for sustainable success
15. Apr. 2015

South Korea: opening of the Honam Line high-speed railway

On 1 April 2015 a festive ceremony opened the 182.3 km line in southwest Korea
03. Feb. 2015

RAIL.ONE wins further order from Saudi Arabia

contract signed for CTW 110
09. Dec. 2014

RAIL.ONE reinforces its team

Well positioned with new Sales Manager
24. Sep. 2014


Intelligent light rail traffic systems for sustainable mobility
18. Sep. 2014

RAIL.ONE launches new website

Fresh design and more information
15. Aug. 2014

RAIL.ONE puts Leipzig on track

For its Leipzig City Tunnel project Deutsche Bahn is banking on the RAIL.ONE Group’s RHEDA 2000® ballastless track system
21. Jul. 2014

RAIL.ONE celebrates anniversaries

The RAIL.ONE Group, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of concrete sleepers and systems provider for railway tracks, will celebrate two anniversaries this year. 
29. Apr. 2014

RAIL.ONE Opens Factory in USA

Total investment of around $22 million Production of around 600,000 concrete ties annually
20. Feb. 2014

RAIL.ONE takes on the chair of Betonschwellen-
industrie e. V.

Jochen Riepl is the new Chairman of the association
07. Oct. 2013

RAIL.ONE using block trains for local traffic project for first time

Almost 9,000 concrete sleepers supplied for renewal of island railway on Borkum
09. Apr. 2013

RAIL.ONE announces PCM Group as its new strategic owner

11. Mar. 2013

RAIL.ONE enters the US market

- Construction of a plant for production of 600,000 concrete railroad ties annually - Founding of a US subsidiary
28. Jan. 2013

RAIL.ONE again achieves international project success

Infrastructure projects in Qatar and Spain to be executed with ballastless track technology from RAIL.ONE
14. Jan. 2013

RAIL.ONE signs major order in South Korea

RAIL.ONE will deliver more than 530,000 concrete sleepers for new construction of the Honam Line 
19. Sep. 2012

InnoTrans 2012: RAIL.ONE focuses on turnkey production plants and efficient noise and vibration attenuation

29. Jun. 2012

RAIL.ONE at InnoTrans 2012

Turnkey production plants: reliable, cost-effective and intelligent
12. May. 2012

RAIL.ONE delivers concrete sleepers for upgrading rail lines in Hungary and Romania

These orders will assure that Hungarian and Romanian RAIL.ONE factories will be operating at capacity until the end of 2013
05. Apr. 2012

RAIL.ONE delivers turnout sleepers for the new rail line between Erfurt and Leipzig-Halle, Germany

This line is one section of the high-speed rail connection between Berlin and Munich, and is part of the TransEuropean Network (TEN)
21. Mar. 2012

Delegation trip with Dr. Peter Ramsauer, German Federal Minister of Transport

29. Sep. 2011

Jochen Riepl now serves as CEO of RAIL.ONE GmbH

07. Jul. 2011

RAIL.ONE with new, strong ownership structure

03. Dec. 2010

On quiet feet – RAIL.ONE supplies concrete sleepers with elastic padding support for upgrading of the rail line between Berlin and Cottbus, Germany

20. Oct. 2010

Success at InnoTrans 2010

The world’s leading trade fair in our sector, with considerable increase in trade visitors, exhibitors, and floor space
21. Sep. 2010

RAIL.ONE at InnoTrans 2010

At InnoTrans RAIL.ONE will show new solutions for the railway technology of today and tomorrow
07. Jun. 2010

RAIL.ONE wins an additional major contract in Taiwan

The RHEDA 2000® ballastless track system will be installed for the project TTY Airport MRT Access System
25. Mar. 2010

Change in company management

Ralf Sobottka strengthens the orientation of RAIL.ONE with new management structure
17. Feb. 2010

RAIL.ONE wins further major order from Saudi Arabia

RAIL.ONE will again deliver at least 600,000 additional concrete sleepers for the North-South Line
28. Jan. 2010

Change in management at RAIL.ONE

Ralf Sobottka becomes new Chief Executive Officer
03. Dec. 2009

RAIL.ONE wins major contract for expansion of the commuter-rail network in the Nuremberg region

02. Apr. 2009

RAIL.ONE achieves further international project successes with RHEDA CITY.

RHEDA CITY Ballastless Track Systems
29. Oct. 2008

Visit by German national parliamentarians at RAIL.ONE:

Remaining strong in Germany and growing internationally.
14. Oct. 2008

Project success once again in Spain:

The Madrid-Valencia high-speed line to be equipped with RHEDA 2000 ®.
23. Sep. 2008

RAIL.ONE at InnoTrans 2008, 23 – 26 Sep 2008, Berlin Fairgrounds

Technological expertise and all-in-one competence for all areas of application
08. Sep. 2008

RAIL.ONE at the InnoTrans 2008: In Dialogue with the Customers

Concrete sleepers and track technology for passenger traffic, freight and heavy-haul transport:
25. Aug. 2008

Leipzig City Tunnel decides for RHEDA 2000®

RHEDA 2000® ballastless track
19. Aug. 2008

Schlüchterner Tunnel upgraded with GETRAC® A3

A further tunnel contract for RAIL.ONE
14. Apr. 2008

Management change at RAIL.ONE:

Ralf Sobottka is new CFO at RAIL.ONE.
04. Apr. 2008

Trainees at RAIL.ONE and EUROPOLES win first place at the Bavarian State Competition “Youth Research”

18. Mar. 2008

Joint press release by BAM Rail bv and RAIL.ONE GmbH

BAM Rail and RAIL.ONE sign cooperation agreement for development and construction of advanced railway track systems
04. Mar. 2008

RAIL.ONE strengthens Management for further Growth

International Manufacturer of Concrete Sleepers and Rail Track Systems gets fit for the Future:
19. Feb. 2008


Concrete sleepers and track systems for mainline and rapid-transit railways
05. Dec. 2007

RAIL.ONE will collaborate in upgrading the Western and Central Railway Line in the Republic of Ghana

New project success in further development of international business
19. Nov. 2007

RAIL.ONE signs delivery agreement for Saudi Arabia

RAIL.ONE continues its process of internationalization
22. Oct. 2007

RAIL.ONE achieves double project success in South Korea

RHEDA 2000® Ballastless Track System
24. Sep. 2007

Dr. Toni Hofreiter, Member of German Parliament, visits RAIL.ONE

Remaining strong in Germany and growing internationally.
23. Jul. 2007

Trainees and RAIL.ONE support the programme “Three Days’ Time for our Heroes,” sponsored by Radio Bavaria 3

Young people’s projects in Bavaria
17. Jul. 2007

RAIL.ONE achieves further project success with RHEDA CITY

The RHEDA CITY ballastless track system
04. Jun. 2007

Young entrepreneurs visit RAIL.ONE

Young Leaders and Entrepreneurs in Neumarkt
20. Mar. 2007

RAIL.ONE is awarded the German Quality Mark “Systematic Safety”

Occupational Health and Safety Management System
16. Mar. 2007

RAIL.ONE founds Chinese subsidiary to expand its market and technology position in China

Beijing RAIL.ONE Pfleiderer track systems Technology Co. Ltd.
26. Feb. 2007

RAIL.ONE invests EUR 400,000 in its Langen plant

Transport of approx. 6,000 concrete sleepers per day moves from road to rail.Investment is a declaration of support for the plant location, with protection of the environment.
15. Feb. 2007

Chinese General Consul and German Parliament Representative Alois Karl visit RAIL.ONE

Track technology “Made in Neumarkt” for the Middle Kingdom
17. Jan. 2007

RAIL.ONE at IREE 2007 in India: In dialogue with the customer

Concrete sleepers and track systems for mainline railways and urban rapid transit:
03. Jan. 2007

Hans-Jürgen Jabs joins the Advisory Board of RAIL.ONE GmbH on 1 January 2007

New Member of the Advisory Board:
11. Dec. 2006

RAIL.ONE makes a contribution to children’s efforts in Bosnia-Herzegovina and in Romania

Charity contribution instead of Christmas presents:
28. Nov. 2006

RAIL.ONE supports youth football in its region

17. Nov. 2006

State Secretary Hans Spitzner and Mayor Thomas Thumann visit RAIL.ONE

18. Sep. 2006

RAIL.ONE at InnoTrans 2006, 19 – 22 September 2006, at the Messe Berlin fairgrounds:

RAIL.ONE:  Strengthening of our market position in Germany.Dynamic growth in Europe and Asia.
18. Sep. 2006

Successful projects for European mainline and urban-transit:

RAIL.ONE:  ballastless track for new lines constructed in Spain, and for a tram project in The Hague
18. Sep. 2006

Product innovations for ballasted track solutions:

RAIL.ONE develops prestressed-concrete sleepers for axle loads up to 44 tonnes.
07. Sep. 2006

RAIL.ONE Strengthens its Railway Civil-Engineering Compe-tency by Acquiring the International Business Unit of the Eichholz Group

Ongoing project business and patented expertise:
03. Aug. 2006

RAIL.ONE at the InnoTrans 2006: In dialog with our customers

Concrete sleepers and track technology for mainline and rapid transit
21. Jul. 2006

RAIL.ONE delivers ballastless track for new lines constructed in Spain, and for a tram project in The Hague

Current successful projects for European mainline and urban-transit in-frastructure:
30. May. 2006

RAIL.ONE — High-tech from Germany for railway transport around the world

RAIL.ONE GmbH - for the first time under its new name, and for the first time as an independent company
19. Apr. 2006

New company name

RAIL.ONE GmbH Pfleiderer track systems
13. Apr. 2006

Sale of Pfleiderer track systems to AXA Private Equity closed

Group’s strategic realignment concluded - full concentration now directed at expanding its international engineered wood activities
22. Mar. 2006

Federal Anti-Trust Authority Approves Completion of Contracts for the Sale of Pfleiderer track systems to AXA Private Equity

Positive Conclusion to Anti-Trust Investigation
10. Mar. 2006

Pfleiderer AG Sells Business Unit track systems to AXA

23. Feb. 2006

RHEDA 2000® approved and certified according to European Council Directive for TSI

First European Quality System Verification by Lloyd’s Register 
25. Jan. 2006

Pfleiderer track systems closes a contract for know-how transfer to China

- Sale of rights to the People's Republic of China to use the RHEDA 2000® ballastless track technology - First project: the high-speed rail line from Wuhan to Guangzhou- Founding of a subsidiary in China
22. Dec. 2005

Pfleiderer AG Rescinds Exclusivity Agreement with Vossloh for the Acquisition of track systems and Restarts Talk with Other Interested Parties

21. Dec. 2005

Certification of TRAVIPOS S.A. in accordance with EN ISO 14001

Effective as of 1 January 2006, Spain's Administrator of Railway Infrastructure (known by its Spanish acronym ADIF) will certify and approve delivery only from suppliers who can verify that they operate with an environmental management system. Our…
12. Dec. 2005

Christmas donations for 2005

This year Pfleiderer track systems will support relief efforts for the earthquake victims in Pakistan, as well as the work of the German Bone Marrow Donor Centre in its battle against leukaemia.
02. Aug. 2005

Pfleiderer AG and Vossloh AG sign Agreement for Pfleiderer track systems

Neumarkt, August 2, 2005 - Pfleiderer AG, Neumarkt/Opf. (ISIN DE0006764749) and Vossloh AG, Werdohl (ISIN DE0007667107) have signed an agreement today, Tuesday, August 2, 2005 for the sale of Pfleiderer track systems to Vossloh AG. The transaction is…
26. Jul. 2005

Pfleiderer and Vossloh in exclusive negotiations for Pfleiderer track systems

Neumarkt, July 26, 2005 - The boards of management of Pfleiderer AG, Neumarkt/Opf. (ISIN DE0006764749) and Vossloh AG, Werdohl (ISIN DE0007667107) have consented to exclusive negotiations for the sale and acquisition of Pfleiderer track systems. Both…
20. Jun. 2005

RHEDA 2000® ballastless track system on a spring-mass system

Neumarkt, Germany, 20 June 2005 - Increasing train speeds and greater axle loads on the rail lines of today have correspondingly increased harmful impact from noise and vibrations for the areas around rail lines. The unevenness that exists between…
18. May. 2005

Pfleiderer track systems develops solution for application in Asia

Neumarkt, Germany, 18 May 2005 - Compatibility confirmed for operations of UM71 DC track circuits with RHEDA 2000® • Range of train-detection signalling reports is comparable to that of ballasted track
21. Mar. 2005

Pfleiderer track systems: Partner for Railways

With new concepts toward new horizons -the role of the systems provider Pfleiderer track systems
14. Mar. 2005

Change of Leadership at Pfleiderer track systems

Neumarkt, March 14, 2005 - Mr Herbert Peels, born in 1963 in Ootmarsum (NL), takes over as Chairman of the Divisional Board of Management of Pfleiderer track systems. The change, which takes effect from March 15, 2005, underpins the increasing…
21. Sep. 2004

Pfleiderer track systems at InnoTrans 2004 in Berlin

Neumarkt and Berlin, Germany, 21 September 2004 - Pfleiderer track systems, leading providers of innovative track systems for mainline and urban rail traffic, and 100% subsidiary of SDAX-listed Pfleiderer AG, will once again present its…
13. Jul. 2004

Pfleiderer track systems further expands its international business

Neumarkt, July 13, 2004 - During the last few weeks, Pfleiderer track systems, an affiliate of SDAX-listed Pfleiderer AG (ISIN DE0006764749) specializing in innovative rail track systems, has won two more major orders, thereby further extending its…
16. Jun. 2004

Pfleiderer track systems at InnoTrans 2004

Neumarkt, Germany, 16 June 2004 - This year at InnoTrans 2004 in Berlin, Pfleiderer track systems will present its innovative track systems for mainline and urban rail transportation. All of these low-maintenance systems guarantee stable track…
27. May. 2004

German High-Speed Initiative establishes a further center of competence in Peking

In the presence of the German Secretary of State for Transport, Ralf Nagel:German High-Speed Initiative establishes a further center of competence in Peking The German High-Speed Initiative, an alliance composed of the companies BWG, Pfleiderer and…
15. Apr. 2004

German High-Speed Initiative at the METRO 2004 trade fair in Guangzhou, China

Berlin, Butzbach, Neumarkt/Germany, Guangzhou/China, April 2004 - Together with its partners - the rail engineering division of Siemens Transportation Systems, the turnout-systems supplier BWG and the track-systems supplier Pfleiderer - the German…
05. Apr. 2004

Pfleiderer track systems founds a joint venture in India

Neumarkt, Germany, 5 April 04 - Pfleiderer track systems, one of the leading providers of innovative railtrack systems in Europe, continues to expand its foreign activities. In February of 2004, Pfleiderer track systems founded a joint venture with…
02. Dec. 2003

BWG, Pfleiderer and Siemens establish a Center of Competence in China

In the presence of the German Chancellor Gerhard Schröder and the Governor of Guangdong Province, Huang Huahua, German companies agree on High-Speed Initiative in ChinaBWG, Pfleiderer and Siemens establish a Center of Competence in Guangzhou(Canton)…
16. Oct. 2003

Pfleiderer track systems at Modern Railways 2003 in Beijing, China

Neumarkt, Germany, and Beijing, China, 16 October 2003 - With an exhibition stand at the Modern Railways 2003 - The 6th China International Exhibition on Modern Railway Equipment & Technology, which is taking place from 16 to 19 October 2003 in the…
07. Oct. 2003

Pfleiderer track systems Opens New Sleeper Plant

Neumarkt / Kirchmöser, October 7, 2003 - Pfleiderer track systems,an 100 percent affiliate of SDAX-listed Pfleiderer AG, is opening a newsleeper plant at Brandenburg-Kirchmöser. Accompanied by numerouspersonalities from politics, industry and…
16. Sep. 2003

Pfleiderer track systems at INFRARAIL 2003 in Manchester, England

Neumarkt, Germany, and Manchester, England, 16 September 2003:Pfleiderer track systems, a subsidiary of SDAX-listed Pfleiderer AG, willpresent its products and services in Manchester, England, at the currentINFRARAIL 2003, one of the leading European…
03. Jun. 2003

Pfleiderer AG to supply "Solid Track System" for new Dutch High-Speed Rail Link

Neumarkt, 11. Juni 2003 - Over the next three years, SDAX-listedPfleiderer AG (ISIN DE0006764749) will be directly involved in the planningand construction of the new high-speed rail link HSL-ZUID / NL torun between Amsterdam and the Belgian border.…
28. May. 2003

Pfleiderer track systems at the Korea Railways & Logistics Fair 2003

Neumarkt, Germany, and Busan, South Korea, 28 May 2003 - For thefirst time, German Pfleiderer track systems will present its line of tracksystems at a trade fair in the Far East. The Korea Railways & LogisticsFair will also be held for the first…
13. May. 2003

Ballastless tracks internationally successful

Neumarkt and Münster, Germany, 13 May 2003 - At the 23rd RAILEXPO / iaf 2003 in Münster, Germany, from 13 to 15 May 2003, thepresentation by Pfleiderer track systems focussed on its comprehensiveproduct portfolio involving ballastless track systems.…
01. May. 2003

Pfleiderer track systems at Rail-Tech® Europe 2003

Neumarkt / Utrecht, 1 April 2003 - Cities on the move. In connectionwith the presentation of the Pfleiderer track systems the new slogan hasa double meaning: on the one hand for fast urban traffic and, on theother, for high speed traffic. For both…
24. Sep. 2002

Pfleiderer further develops its ballastless track systems

Neumarkt and Berlin, 24 September 2002 - "The Systems Provider":Pfleiderer uses this general designation to summarize its activities in thesector of track systems. At InnoTrans 2002, this year in Berlin, the tracksystems business unit of Pfleiderer…
28. Aug. 2002

Ballastless track systems in the spotlight

Neumarkt, Germany, 28 August 2002 - The Business Unit track systemsof Pfleiderer AG, of Neumarkt, Germany, will premier its new corporateimage for the…