About us

The company

The company

Assured railway safety

Schweizer Electronic is the market leader in Europe for on track automated protection on busy railways for both passenger and freight lines. Railway automation and high-availability radio systems complement the product range and market segments.

Organization Chart

How we are organised

Group

Business Units

3687

track workers in action

500

Current construction sites on Swiss tracks

742

Warning signals per minute

Management Board

The faces behind the company

Peter Schweizer

Chairman of the Board

+41 62 749 07 30

Adrian Andermatt

Work protection (market)

+41 62 749 06 35 +41 79 102 08 92

Thomas Koch

Radio systems (market)

+41 62 749 06 50 +41 79 350 38 74

Stefan Zimmermann

Work protection (product) Radio systems (product)

+41 62 749 06 65 +41 79 194 07 16

Pascal Mamin

Railway automation (market)

Roland Liem

Railway automation (product)

+41 62 749 06 89 +41 79 561 02 47

Prof. Dr. Ossmane Krini

Functional Safety, Cyber Security and Quality

+41 62 749 07 80 +41 79 934 31 11

Thomas Fischer

Central Services / CFO

+41 62 749 07 45
Company policy

Our values

Safety first - a matter of course

The main focus of our global business is safety first. Our product range and services have been adopted and are used across around the world to protect people and goods.

We meet the increased demands of our customers by means of an organisation that has been developed and adapted to collaborate and support their requirements. A process definition based on railway safety standards, clear competences and a clear understanding of each individual client.

Services focused on customer needs

We realise security by means of technology. In our core areas of

  • safe radio remote transmission,
  • occupational safety on railway construction sites and
  • railway automation,

we maintain and expand our market leadership. Both the company and the employees at all levels focus their thoughts and actions on the customer. In doing so, we are committed to high ethical principles and integrated business practices.

Independent and economically successful company development
Our confidence in our values and our skills create an environment that allows us to focus on both current and our future developements to the benefit of our customers We plan our goals and pursue them continuously. We highlight our success and use means and knowledge for a long-term, positive and economically successful company development.

Attractive product range
By continuously and organically expanding our specialist knowledge and by collaborating and working with our customers, we create the optimum conditions for offering market leading and professional solutions. Economic aspects such as availability and reliability as well as ecology are already incorporated into our products during the development phase. The solutions, systems and equipment we produce and develop are therefore cost-saving, environmentally compatible over their entire life cycle and correspond to the state of the art and market requirements.

Dynamic organisation
We arecontinuously improving our processes and services in order to meet our customers' growing need for security. Our commitment to high-quality services and products and our focus on reliable & secure technology enable us to react quickly to changing needs.

Legal compliance
Wir halten uns an die Gesetze, Verordnungen, Normen und Richtlinien eines jeden Landes in dem wir tätig sind. Mit unseren Zertifizierungen ISO 9001:2015 und DIN EN 50126:2017 unterstreichen wir die Einhaltung aller rechtlichen Vorgaben in den jeweiligen Regionen.

In awareness of our special responsibility as a company with safety-related tasks, we select our supply partners carefully.

Ethical sourcing
Respect and personal integrity determine our dealings with each other and our outward behaviour towards society and the environment. We create task-related, progressive employment conditions and take the safety and health of our employees into account. Together, through our common thinking and discipline, we make our environment safer.

Long-term cooperation with partners
We set high quality standards for selected suppliers and strive for a long-term cooperation in partnership with them. In awareness of our special responsibility as a company with safety-related tasks, we carefully select our partners according to defined selection and evaluation criteria.

Motivated employees

We provide our dedicated and loyal employees with a motivating job through open communication, education and a commitment to allow personal developement. We provide them with a modern working environment. Our employees are characterised by a high degree of personal responsibility together with a healthy sense of professional pride.

Open, fast and active communication
We inform our stakeholders openly, quickly and actively. According to the principle of internal before external, we first inform our employees, then our external partners. We respect the opinions of others and thus promote mutual understanding.

Permanently high quality
We guarantee our customers a permanently high level of quality. In order to achieve this, we standardise our processes and encourage feedback to regularly check them with regard to process control. Any identified potential for improvement is assessed, compliance checked and implemented as quickly as possible.

 

Environmental Policy

The environment is important to us!

Implementing a strong and robust environmental policy that has clear objectives and monitoring, the extent to which we can demonstrate how our environmental objectives have been achieved.

We aim to mitigate climate change by avoiding or reducing greenhouse gas emissions or by complying with climate-friendly policies to reduce the net contribution to climate change

We do our best to protect the environment through professional disposal and environmentally friendly consumption of resources (e.g. rainwater instead of fresh water as rinsing water).

Integration of environmental aspects and principles of sustainable development in product development.

We comply with the environmental standards of each country in which we operate.