Traction for locomotives and rail vehicles by Zeppelin Power Systems.

More than 4,500 of our Caterpillar diesel engines are already successfully deployed worldwide in locomotives and rail vehicles. Caterpillar engines and system solutions have successfully kept locomotives and rail vehicles moving for decades. Manufacturers (OEMs) and operators rely on high-quality, comprehensive advice and proven service by Zeppelin Power Systems. Our power solutions can be found, for example, in shunting and mainline locomotives, in industrial, private and state-owned railways, at home and abroad.

New building or re-motorisation – we offer the right engine for any application.

A wide performance range of Caterpillar locomotive engines plus our special design engineering help you to extend availability, reduce oil and fuel consumption, extend service intervals, and simplify maintenance work.

Certified quality for rail vehicles

You can count on Zeppelin Power Systems. We are CL4 stage-certified by GSI SLV Hannover according to DIN EN 15085-2. This certification covers the following fields of application: design, purchasing, assembly and distribution of welded railway vehicle parts and components of the safety-relevant CL1 certification level.