Deutsche Bahn

Adding Value

Business Consulting at DB Engineering & Consulting

Profitability and financial stability have to be in line with customer needs, safety and quality standards.

We use the worldwide tried and trusted know-how of Deutsche Bahn as well as best practice benchmarks to develop the best fitting solutions for our clients.

Only, if companies know the future challenges in their market environment, their market position can be maintained and improved. We develop and implement efficient and sustainable strategies for our clients. We design business processes based on the needs of our clients and provide comprehensive support during the change process. Our objective: A sustainable improvement and profitable growth.

Our Service:

  • Strategy development and transformation
    • Develop a strategy to streamline organizations and clearly define roles
    • Support and smooth transition processes
  • Economic efficiency
    • Optimization of economic results
    • Create financing and operator models and cost-benefit analysis
  • Business planning
    • Set up structures for corporate management
    • Perform risk analyses and action plans
    • Develop key performance indicators and benchmarks

Training and qualification belongs to the today’s personnel policy. Only companies which possess suitable and well-qualified employees are competitive on the global market. In cooperation with our clients, we develop and design training systems, HR development strategies and individual vocational trainings based on our theoretical and practical expertise in the railway sector.

Our Service:

Training and personnel development processes

  • Advise on individuals, team and organizational development

Training systems

  • Evaluate development demands and analyze of potential benefits

Training programs and other development methods

  • Design programs and methods
  •  Improve corporate culture
  • Achieve sustainable gains in employee performance

Training organization and leadership

  • Train interns, entry-level and experience employees, managers
  • Offer subject-specific training e.g. operations, maintenance, logistics, IT

Best practices and knowledge transfer

  • Share lessons learned in every aspect of mobility, networks, and logistics from the DB Group’s wide experience

Our clients within the railway, logistics and mobility sector expect high quality and safety standards. Professional quality management is one of the key competencies of each business management. We define and integrate quality management systems and establish lean process management. We analyze and assess the failure of business processes and integrate resilient safety systems.

Our Service:

Quality analysis

  • Define and integrate quality standards within corporate culture
  • Design performance penalties

Quality optimization

  • Draft contract in open communication with clients and service providers
  • Keep the customer’s needs as priority number one
  • Certification

Training programs and other development methods

  • Design programs and methods
  • Improve corporate culture
  • Achieve sustainable gains in employee performance

Quality management

  • Document tracking and monitoring system; standardized reporting; regress claims; auditing

HSEQ (health, safety, environment, quality)

Digitization

  • Communicate between client and systems-provider to ensure the subject-matter knowledge during the implementation phase
  • Digitize processes and interface-design to reduce the error-rate

Our Service:

Environment

  • Create environmental and cost-effective solutions including best practices
  • Foster a company-wide commitment to sustainable gains

Mobility and logistics Solutions

  • Deploy innovative system wide solutions for growing traffic volumes
  • Develop optimal modal splits for “Mega Cities”
  • Ensure long-term and sustainable gains for clients