Knorr Bremse Worldwide

In 2011, the German world leader in the rail industry and international company  Résultats de recherche d'images pour « knorr bremse logo » acquired Technologies Lanka, based on the diversity of products offered by Technologies Lanka and the expertise of its R&D team.

Technologies Lanka is part of the Knorr family

Knorr –Bremse is the world’s leading manufacturer of braking systems for rail and commercial vehicles, with sales of approximately EUR 5.5 billion in 2016. In 30 countries, some 25,000 employees develop, manufacture, and service braking, entrance, control, and energy supply systems, HVAC and driver assistance systems, as well as powertrain and transmission control solutions.

As a technology leader, for more than 110 years now, through its products the company has been making a decisive contribution to greater safety by road and rail. Every day, more than one billion people around the world put their trust in systems made by Knorr-Bremse.


Our Quality policy

Our Environmental Health & Safety policy

Popular Door Operator : Linear Actuator




The door operator known as the "linear motor", which was fully designed in our facilities in La Pocatière, is our flagship product. Reliability, quality and low weight are among the many advantages our linear motor offers over conventional drives; they explain why this product never fails to draw an enthusiastic response from transit authorities.

Refurbishment Projects





One of Technologies Lanka's strengths is to provide turnkey solutions for fleet upgrades.

Our priority is to deliver high quality, custom technological products while meeting tight deadlines. Our solutions are made-to-measure and ready for plug-and-play installation. All our products meet the most stringent rail standards in North America.

Why work with us?

Reliability and Service

A key element of our vision is the relationship that we built with our customers. Technologies Lanka maintains high quality standards for its products and customer service: we generate long-term growth through the complete satisfaction of our business partners.


Our employees are devoted and committed to the well-being of their colleagues and the company. The success of Technologies Lanka and Knorr-Bremse is mainly dependent of the contribution of each and every single member of the organisation.

Technological Excellence

Since 1992, our R&D team has designed several state-of-the-art systems and products that meet and even exceed customers' expectations. Our know-how is recognized globally by Knorr-Bremse.


Knorr-Bremse sees challenges as opportunities for profitable, long-term growth. As a family business, we think in terms of « generations ». We identify future demands and we have the open mind and the courage to develop new areas of activity.


Knorr-Bremse is a global company with many cultures, and we combine the strengths of all our employees. We value and encourage diversity and promote personal development as a key factor in achieving success. Equity determines how we work, and our governance systems by ensuring good behavior.

Major mass transit clients

STM - Montreal

GO Transit & TTC - Toronto

New York City Transit

Chicago Transit Authority

Los Angeles Metro

Customers all over North America