Our self-conception

Article: Our self-conception

With our mission, vision, and strategy, we set guidelines for achieving our ambitious goals. We draw strength from our manifold corporate culture.

Our mission is: "A strong rail needs a strong DB Systemtechnik".

Our unique know-how helps us get one step closer to our vision every day:

  • We are Europe's leading service provider in the railroad sector for engineering and testing services. 
  • We are masters of the entire rail system technology and 
  • we combine classic railroad know-how with digital expertise.

Our corporate structure is subject to the orientation and development of the market and defines the responsibilities within our company.

Our flagship are our employees! We support their permanent development to have leading experts in our ranks throughout Europe.

To meet expectations and take responsibility, we create the necessary conditions by:  

  • Equipping vehicles, laboratories, and IT,
  • building partnerships,
  • meeting normative standards, and much more.

Our corporate culture offers consistency and security in a dynamic environment.

Our values show how essential they are for our success.

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  • We discuss before making decisions, then we implement them together.
  • We talk to others and criticize in the matter, not the person.
  • We understand and provide understanding.


  • We put the overall interest before the individual interest.
  • We communicate clearly and for the added value of others.
  • We make concrete agreements and stick to them consistently.


  • We make our customers successful.
  • We think in terms of solutions, not problems.
  • We learn from mistakes and turn them around.