Schunk Transit Systems

Pioneering solutions for rail applications and electric vehicles



In the mobility of the future, nothing works without the right connections. And that's exactly what Schunk Transit Systems stands for: connections that take you further. Because only a perfect contact ensures reliable power transmission, allows batteries to be charged quickly and protects sensitive areas from interference currents. Our products and system solutions set new standards worldwide and push the boundaries of what is possible again and again - so that you are already a decisive step ahead in the mobility of tomorrow.

setting the course for success

For the rail industry all over the world, we develop customized individual products and system solutions that enable safe and efficient power transmission. Robustness, functional reliability and cost efficiency are the parameters we reconcile for you. Whether it's pantographs for all speed ranges, 3rd rail solutions or grounding contacts and CFG systems against vagabond interference currents - with us you get everything from a single source: technology concept, comprehensive accessories from our own production and a customer service that provides you with targeted support in the form of maintenance, repair and catenary measurement runs.

On the road: Schunk Smart Charging

With the innovative Schunk Smart Charging system, you can put e-mobility on the road economically. The system enables reliable charging of the batteries of electric buses and electric industrial vehicles on the line or in the depot within seconds. The extremely short charging times and the associated high range open up completely new possibilities for you in terms of efficiency, performance and flexibility. The extremely flexible system can be customized and optimally integrated both in a completely new charging infrastructure and in interaction with existing solutions.

In the world: Size brings advantages

Schunk Transit Systems is part of the Schunk Group and maintains locations on all continents. Also thanks to our production sites in China, India, North America and numerous European countries, our customers always benefit from the shortest possible routes and response times. Schunk is a global leader in the development, production and application of carbon, ceramic, quartz and sintered metal solutions. Like no other, Schunk combines innovative strength and technological know-how with exceptional service orientation to provide a range of services that is unique in the market.