HEINE Resistors is part of something bigger. Since 2012, we have been part of the Italian company Microelettrica Scientifica S.p.A., itself a subsidiary of the German Knorr-Bremse Group. Being part of this association enables us to integrate our long-standing expertise in the field of resistor technology at a global level. This strong group of companies creates a unique pool of opportunities, innovations and synergies that our customers can tap into.
Introducing our partners:
For the past 60 years, Microelettrica Scientifica has been a highly successful manufacturer of protective relays and resistors designed to meet the demanding requirements of railway transportation and industry. The world-renowned quality of these application-specific products is the result of assiduous and continuous research as well as close collaboration with the customers themselves. In 2005, Microelettrica Scientifica joined the Knorr-Bremse Group, bringing its famous brand of innovative Italian flair to the table.
Knorr-Bremse is the leading manufacturer of braking systems and supplier of additional sub-systems for rail and commercial vehicles, with sales totaling over EUR 6 billion in 2017. In 30 countries, some 28,000 employees develop, manufacture, and service braking, entrance, control, and energy supply systems, HVAC and driver assistance systems, as well as steering systems, and powertrain and transmission control solutions. As a technology leader, through its products the company has been making a decisive contribution to greater safety by road and rail since 1905.