Received orders for brake systems and door operating systems for railway vehicles in Indonesia

  • Business
  • Railroad Vehicle Equipment

Nabtesco Corporation (headquarters: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, President & CEO: Kazumasa Kimura) hereby announces that the Railroad Products Company of Nabtesco and its 100%-owned subsidiary, Nabtesco Oclap S.r.l in Italy (Head Office: Turin, Italy; President: Akihiko Saeki, hereinafter “Oclap”) received orders from the Indonesian state-owned vehicle manufacturer (PT Industri Kereta Api) for brake systems and door operating systems for Indonesian commuter railway company (PT Kereta Commuter Indonesia).

This order is to supply brake systems and door operating systems for new railways (192 railcars) operated by Indonesian national railways. Our sales are scheduled to begin in the second half of fiscal 2024. As for the door, we will supply the door directly from Oclap, a company with many years of experience in designing and manufacturing the door for railroad cars globally.

Through this order, the Nabtesco Group will continue its efforts to further deepen its cooperative relationship with Indonesian customers and expand its business.


■About Nabtesco

Nabtesco was established through the integration of Teijin Seiki Co., Ltd. and NABCO Ltd. in 2003. Based on its unique motion control technology, Nabtesco manufactures components for machines to support the automation of production facilities and to provide safety, comfort and a sense of security for land, sea and air transportation.

In the railway vehicle equipment business, Nabtesco now has a domestic market share of about 50% for brake systems of railway vehicles and about 60% for door openers for railway vehicles as its mainstay products, which are used in both domestic and overseas railway vehicles. Nabtesco also provide after-sales services by proposing preventive maintenance, etc., and contribute to the high safety of railway transportation. The production bases are in Kobe City, Hyogo Prefecture, China: Changzhou City, Jiangsu Province, Italy: Piemonte State.