Tradition and expertise: Locomotive production in Munich

Vectron is built at the Siemens locomotive plant in Munich, where locomotives have been manufactured for the global market for 170 years – a total of over 21,600 locomotives to date. Locomotive construction in Munich is a successful, ongoing tradition that we are committed to carrying forward.

Locomotive manufacturing in Munich – a look back

The first locomotive was delivered in 1841, marking the beginning of an eventful history of locomotive construction in Munich. Here is a short historical résumé of the long-established plant and the history of locomotive manufacturing there.

The plant today

Locomotives that deliver maximum customer benefits are manufactured in Munich-Allach using state-of-the-art technologies that cover the entire spectrum, from development to production to commissioning.