Company Report & Profile Vossloh AG 2021
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Company Report & Profile – Vossloh AG 2021
Vossloh AG is a listed technology group with worldwide operations. In addition
to rail fastening systems, concrete sleepers and switch systems, Vossloh offers its customers
services related to rails and switches. The company has a long tradition: in 1888, the
blacksmith Eduard Vossloh founded the company of the same name in Werdohl. As early
as 1883, Vossloh was working on behalf of the Royal Prussian Railway, producing spring
washers for rail fastening. In the meantime, the group has developed into one of the
world’s leading suppliers and technology leaders in rail fastening systems as well as in the
switches and crossings segment. In Germany, Vossloh is a renowned and leading supplier
of innovative technologies and related services for the rail market. In North America and
Australia, Vossloh is also the leading manufacturer of concrete sleepers.
The report analyses the development of the company in the past years, describes the product portfolio, compiles the essential key figures, describes the organisation and the management level, names the essential strategic decisions and implemented measures. Within the framework of strengths and weaknesses analyses (SWOT analyses), market trends are mapped onto the company’s potential and examined.
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- Analyst ratings
- ASTRAN Rail Market Data Base.
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Table of Contents
MANAGEMENT SUMMARY 6
1 KEY FACTS 8
2 MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL 11
2.1 Executive Board 11
2.2 Supervisory Board 11
3 PRODUCT PORTFOLIO 14
3.1 Core Components 14
3.2 Customised Modules 14
3.3 Lifycycle Solutions 15
4 SUBSIDIARIES AND BRANCHES 17
5 CORPORATE DEVELOPMENT 19
6 COMPETITORS AND COMPETITIVE POSITION 24
7 KEY FIGURES AND STRUCTURES 27
7.1 Corporate structure 27
7.2 Consolidated Financial Statements 2021 Summary 27
8 EVENTS 2021 33
9 RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT 36
10 MARKET TRENDS 38
11 SWOT ANALYSIS 40
12 CONCLUSION 43
13 APPENDIX 45
13.1 Addresses 45