About us

Years of experience and future-oriented innovations in track laying – that is what the Knape Group stands for. As a team, we plan and coordinate complex construction projects and implement them with reliably high quality. With our eight affiliates, we offer our customers a broad spectrum of service.

The Knape Group – Competence in track laying – Dynamically connected!

Products and services

Knape Gleisbau – An exceptionally high degree of expertise in track laying through cutting-edge technical know-how and decades of experience. From large-scale projects to services – Quality and reliability take centre stage.

Eurailpool – A specialist with cutting-edge technology in track-bound subgrade rehabilitation and Europe's largest provider of material conveyor and hopper units as well as loading systems.

Ground Control – At your service worldwide. Ground Control is a specialist in ground penetrating radar measurement, including visualisation of the track construction for efficient rehabilitation planning.

OBS Oberbau Schweißtechnik

Experienced service provider in the track welding sector. One of the top performing companies in the industry in Germany thanks to the large number of welding teams.

SGL – Schienen Güter Logistik – A competent and reliable partner when it comes to efficient logistics via rail or track-bound freight transport and construction site safety.

OWS – Service for rail vehicles – Rail vehicles of all types are repaired, modernised and inspected in maintenance halls. A comprehensive portfolio of maintenance services from a company carrying multiple certifications. An excellent development partner through diverse expert groups.


A qualified provider of engineering services in the areas of measurement technology and planning and coordination of construction projects. Here, a special focus is placed on railway infrastructure. A leader when it comes to BIM.


A service-oriented and flexible provider of inspection and engineering services in the railway technology sector. Specialised expertise in destruction-free testing – for example, using eddy current testing.

Knape Gruppe Holding GmbH
Taxetstr. 1
85551 Kirchheim bei Muenchen

Phone: +49 89 9099880
Internet: www.knape-gruppe.de
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Contact person

Jens Kleeberg
Product Manager
Phone: +49 173 6610247
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