4PL Transport Management

4PL supports Knorr-Bremse in freight cost management

With immediate effect, 4PL Central Station Deutschland GmbH (4PLCS) supports Knorr-Bremse Schienenfahrzeuge GmbH in conducting transport tenders and developing logistic concepts. As part of the assignment, 4PLCS analyses and optimizes the structure of in- and outbound traffics for Knorr-Bremse Group’s subsidiaries in Berlin, Munich, Vienna and Budapest and gradually conducts tenders for all transportation modes’ services. The project includes both European and global routes for road transport, air freight, sea freight and CEP services. Based on a cooperative partnership with Knorr-Bremse, 4PLCS is able to guarantee comprehensive freight cost management.

According to information provided by the Knorr-Bremse Group, it is the world’s leading manufacturer of braking systems for rail and commercial vehicles. Acting as a technological trendsetter, for more than 100 years the company has pioneered the development, production, marketing and servicing of state-of-the-art braking systems. The rail vehicle sector’s product portfolio also includes automatic, electro-pneumatic or electric door systems, air conditioning technology, control components, windscreen wiper systems, platform screen doors, sanding systems and driver assistance systems. Additionally, Knorr-Bremse offers driving simulators and e-learning models to provide optimal training for train crews. In the commercial vehicle systems sector the product range includes complete braking systems with driver assistance systems, as well as torsional vibration dampers and powertrain-related solutions such as the Pneumatic Booster System (PBS) and transmission control system for enhanced energy efficiency and fuel economy.