DB Fahrzeuginstandhaltung GmbH

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DB Fahrzeuginstandhaltung GmbH

Company introduction

The company DB Fahrzeuginstandhaltung GmbH is the largest maintenance company for rolling stock and their components in Europe. The site in Dessau has 1,200 employees and is the highest-performing site in this group. About 400 electric locomotives and over a hundred thousand components of more than 2000 different types pass through the site every year. In addition to all common model series of electric locomotives the range of products also includes all components for electrical traction, from current collectors to wheelsets. Thanks to its employees, the facility in Dessau can ensure commitment, skill, quality, reliability and in return is held in high esteem by all of its clients.

Range of products and services

  • Review, investigation according to Railway construction and Operations Act § 32
  • Repairs on demand
  • Repair of damages due to violence or accidents as well as inspections
  • Repair work in the load-bearing area
  • Conversion and modernisation (Redesign)
  • Computer-controlled determination of the wheel load
  • optical 3-D measurement
  • Testing and special works
  • Review and commissioning of train protection and train radio communication systems
  • Fitting of modern communication facilities and train protection systems
  • Multi-system driving tests
  • Surface treatment
  • blasting and coating
  • mobile maintenance on site

Training positions for

  • Commercial/technical professions
  • Industrial mechanic
  • Mechatronics engineer
  • Electronics installer

Work experience for

  • Pupils and students
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Your direct contact point
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DB Fahrzeuginstandhaltung GmbH 
+49 340 230 25 00
DB Fahrzeuginstandhaltung Werk Dessau


Dipl.-Ing. Michael Otto

"From Dessau-Rosslau we guarantee the secure running of electrical train systems all over Europe"