2017 Integrated Report – Departure into a new era

Formation of DB International Operations

As part of the Non-European operations Group program µ61, on October 12, 2017 DB International Operations GmbH was formed, headquartered in Berlin, and entered in the trade register. This new international unit in DB Group will acquire, initiate and be responsible for implementing rail operations and maintenance projects outside Europe. It will act as the management holding company for its local operational subsidiaries, which will collaborate as independent partners with DB Engineering&Consulting (DB E&C) and our business units. The rail operations and maintenance projects are organized as project-specific, individual local subsidiaries in the respective countries.