About us

Thales is a global technology leader for the Space, Aerospace, Transport, Defence and Security markets. In 2017, the company reported sales of €15.8 billion with 65,000 employees in 56 countries. With over 25,000 engineers and researchers, Thales has a unique capability to design, develop and deploy equipment, systems and services that meet the most complex security requirements. Thales has an exceptional international footprint, with operations around the world working with customers as local partners. www.thalesgroup.com

Thales Germany is one of the largest national subsidiaries of the Thales group. The company employs 3,000 persons at 8 locations and carries out its own manufacturing and development.

Thales Germany focuses on the lasting business success of its customers. Its business partnerships with customers worldwide, as well as with local and international engineering and research partners, are based on trust.

Products and services

Axle Counter Az LM

Versatile, Safe, Secure, and Reliable in Operation

Thales’ best-selling Axle Counter System Az LM combines the experience of axle counter dedication since 1965 with the latest technology for safe, secure, reliable and cost-efficient train detection.

The comprehensive multi-section axle counter solution in Thales’ portfolio is capable of managing almost any train detection application, regardless of the railway segment.

Az LM provides a wide range of benefits in regard to functionality, connectivity, integration as well as diagnostics and has proven its superior degree of reliability, safety and availability in more than 40 countries worldwide.

Az LM key benefits:

  • Optimal safety for each type of railway

  • Versatile for every signalling system architecture

  • Availability scalable to every need

  • Best in-class life-cycle cost

  • Cyber Security
Axle Counter Az LM

Thales' flagship system for train detection in every application.

Az LM guarantees a highly reliable and fail safe wheel detection, no matter how complex the application.

Slimline wheel sensor

Installing a Sk30K wheel sensor in the Swiss Gotthard base railway tunnel; the longest railway tunnel in the world. Thales wheel sensors offer exceptionally high immunity to electromagnetic emissions and cover a diverse range of wheel types as well as rail profiles.

Thales Deutschland GmbH
Thalesplatz 1
71254 Ditzingen

Phone: +49 7156 3530
Internet: www.thalesgroup.com
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Contact person

Jan André Voelkel
Sales Manager
Phone: +49 7156 35334608
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