DB Redesign & Refurbishment
High Performance Meets Exceptional Service

During the period from January 2012 to October 2015, Deutsche Bahn at their Krefeld site modernised the 100 EMUs of the S-Bahn Rhein-Main, series ET 423.

Andreas Ophoven, Project Manager at DB Maintenance GmbH, Krefeld says: “From tender phase to implementation, alongside attentive customer service, our collaboration has always been and continues to be focused and solution-driven. The price-performance ratio is consistently above average. The systems are running smoothly and meeting all our requirements."

Initial situation

The objective was to improve and optimise the comfort and safety for passengers with disabilities.


r2p delivered the complete CCTV system, as well as the following products: R16 Hybrid Video Recorder, Full-HD cameras, Network switches and cable kits.

  • Full IP based CCTV system
  • Up to 20 cameras per train
  • Full HD resolution
  • Delivery of complete cabling
  • EN-50132-7 proven camera coverage
  • Customised cablings
Further projetcs

In addition, another 63 similar CCTV systems were delivered and installed in the ET 423 trains for S-Bahn, Cologne. Two other projects, ET 425 Rhein-Neckar and VT 612, are currently being implemented. In total more than 250 trains have already had the innovative CCTV solution from r2p installed and put into service.