Train and electric bus at stop in futuristic environment

Pioneering solutions for rail applications and electric vehicles

Schunk Transit Systems

Transmission, charging, and grounding for mobility on rail and road. In the mobility of the future, nothing works without the right connections. Only a perfect contact ensures safe power transmission, allows batteries to be charged quickly and protects sensitive areas from interference currents. Schunk products are already setting new standards worldwide in all areas of mobility and wherever power has to be transmitted safely.


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Transit Systems & Electric Vehicles


 Express train equipped with Schunk pantograph

High Speed Trains

Power transmission systems, individual components and wear parts for high-speed rail applications - the highest demands on quality and performance make our products the first choice for state-of-the-art high-speed trains.

 Electric bus in public transport with Schunk Smart Charging technology

Electric Buses

Schunk Smart Charging: Our roof-mounted and inverted pantographs enable reliable charging of electric vehicles on the line and in the depot within seconds.

 Red tram with Schunk pantograph for local traffic

Light Rail Trains

Pantographs, grounding contacts, carbon strips and wheel flange lubrication - we offer you a comprehensive product portfolio to meet the challenges and high demands of rail applications in the light rail sector.

 Electric harbor vehicle with inverted Schunk Smart Charging pantograph

Industrial Electric Vehicles

With Schunk Smart Charging, we offer new, emission-free drive alternatives for industry that flexibly adapt to the operators' operating parameters.

 Metro with Schunk Third Rail Pantograph at Subway Station

Subway & Monorail Vehicles

3rd rail current collectors, contact strips, short-circuiters and protection boxes - thanks to the highest quality of materials and workmanship, robustness and durability, our products defy the tough conditions in metros, subways and monorail vehicles.

 High speed train with overhead contact line and pantograph
On the rails

Our Power Transmission Solutions for Light Rail, Heavy Rail and People Moving


With our pioneering developments for the rail industry, you are setting the course for success. Whether for heavy rail, light rail, high-speed or metro - benefit from our decades of global experience. You can rely on robustness, functional reliability, a system perfectly tailored to your requirements and high cost efficiency, particularly with regard to life cycle costs. We offer you everything from a single source: technology concept, accessories from our own production with wear and spare parts as well as customer service that provides you with targeted support.

 Electric car and e-bus with Schunk Smart Charging on the road
On the roads

E-mobility in all Forms from Electric Vehicles to Battery-powered Industrial Vehicles


We contributed our core competencies to the development of new e-mobility solutions at a very early stage. Now you can benefit from this head start. From local public transport to heavy-duty industrial vehicles, we cover the entire range of components and fast charging systems for the various vehicle types. We call this Schunk Smart Charging - our unique portfolio of charging solutions based on pantograph technology, which can be individually tailored and optimally integrated into your existing infrastructure. Whether e-bus, e-truck or electric autonomous vehicles at ports, airports and in mines - we offer charging technologies and components that set standards.

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