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About us

EUCO Rail AG is an independent European rail services provider born from a start-up launched in 2018. Headquartered in Zug, Switzerland, it has two subsidiaries in Germany, EUCO Rail Development GmbH and EUCO Rail Services GmbH. EUCO Rail inherits a strong service DNA, a partnership and collaboration spirit and an open-source approach. We are OEM-free and a true partner to private operators and all railway manufacturers. 

Our core business is to deliver rolling stock services in Germany, as well as technical and industrial consultancy. We will take broad responsibilities and always aim to achieve growth through working closely with our customers and partners.

We are set up to grow in Europe to provide services for private passenger operators within long-term operation contracts.

Competences & Skills

EUCO Rail delivers first-class performance

  • An experienced in-house team including RAMS and LCC expertise
  • ECM1 to ECM4 certifications
  • A state-of-the-art service facility located at the crossroad of rail networks in South Germany

We also offer customized rail solutions

  • Commercial and supply chain support
  • Pre-tender and tender consulting
  • Expertise in depot design and construction
  • Engineering know-how for fleet enhancement
  • Industrial competences and production

Since our launch we have demonstrated a passion to succeed

  • An out-of-the-box thinking to solve customer issues
  • A readiness to act differently from OEMs, still leveraging our OEM experiences of an expert team
  • Agility and quickness in decision-making and implementation processes

Projects & References

  • Multiple operator and OEM customers in Germany
  • Several long-term maintenance contracts
  • Serving various types of rolling stock – locomotives, passenger trains, electrical and diesel multiple units, coaches, single and double-deck
  • Modernization, renovation and upgrades
Projects & References

Our Industrial Base

EUCO Rail is the owner of a new state-of-the-art maintenance facility in Langweid am Lech near Munich, enabled to support future maintenance work thanks to its perfect location on the railway crossroads.

Strategically located in the railway crossroad region in Germany, it is open to service any type of rolling stock and offers: Upgrades. Overhauls. Modernization design and work.

Our Industrial Base

Key characteristics Langweid:

  • Complete new build, latest materials and high energy efficiency
  • 8 tracks in 3 major halls connected to the mainline railway:
    • 9,000 m² of workshop space, 
    • 2,000 m² of warehousing space, 
    • 1,500 m² of planned office space
  • Workshop hall length – 190m, width – 58m
  • 2x Light Maintenance elevated tracks with gantries 160m
  • 1x Heavy Maintenance pit track 160m + 30m outside
  • 1x Heavy Maintenance pit track 80m
  • 1x Tandem high-speed wheel lathe incl. 120m pit track
  • 3x Exterior stabling tracks
  • 6x Mobile service teams ready to travel up to 200km

Key characteristics Essingen:

  • Size: 4,500 m2 workshop area, 500 m2 office area, 600 m2 logistics area
  • Length of the depot: 186 m
  • Capacity: 90,000 maintenance hours/year
  • Creation of highly qualified 30 jobs
  • Mechanical and electrical workshop
  • 2 maintenance tracks, 1 sidings
  • Lifting system for 120 m long trains
  • 1 roof work stands, each 120 m long
  • measuring track for wheelset measurement
Projects & References

Our Management
Experienced Management Team

Joerg Ernst

President and CEO

25+ years in the Siemens Group in leading management positions
2022 – President & CEO, EUCO Rail
2018-2021 Executive VP Components
2014-2018 Executive VP Traction Drives

Terence Watson

Executive VP Europe

25+ years in railway industry
2022 – EVP Europe, EUCO Rail
2018-2022 SVP Europe TMHI
2012-2017 UK Country President & MD, ALSTOM
2001-2012 SVP North Europe, ALSTOM

Claudia Kratz 


2022 – Finance, EUCO Rail
Since 2021 Interim Manager
2002-2021 Leading finance positions in Siemens Group
Areas: Mobility, Renewable Energy, Financial Services

Klaus E. Hock

Managing Director

2022- MD Development, EUCO Rail
2020-2022 Country MD, TMH Germany
2018-2020 Executive VP Sales, Vossloh
2016-2018 Services Regional Director Central & Eastern Europe / CIS Faiveley Transport

Andreas Stadler

Managing Director
Operations & Service

2022 – MD Operations, EUCO Rail
2020-2022 Maintenance Dir., TMH Germany
2018-2020 Head of Stadler Service Italy2
2009-2018 Area Manager Italy, Stadler
2007-2009 Technician & Training Manager

Christian Schmeing

Financial Offers & Operations

2022 – Financial Offers & Operations, EUCO Rail
2022 Project Controller, TMH Germany
2019-2021 COO & CFO, EnerKite
2017-2019 Executive Finance Leader, GE
2007-2017 Executive, Renewables Sector

Tim Wolffgramm


2022 – Legal Director, EUCO Rail
2021-2022 Legal Director, TMH Germany
2016-2021 Head of Legal, Asia Pacific, Bombardier
2008-2016 Dir. Legal, Div. Services, Bombardier
2002-2007 Legal Counsel, Bombardier

Harriet Bindert

Human Resources

2022 – HR Director, EUCO Rail
2020-2022 HR, TMH Germany
2016-2020 HR, Chemical industry
2001-2016 HR, Building & Construction industry