Reference project track construction: Cologne ICE plant

DB's completely CO2-neutral ICE maintenance plant in Cologne-Nippes was opened in February 2018.

In this connection, HERING has realised the track and points construction in particular.

Construction panel

Cologne - Nipples ICE plant,
Track and points construction

Consortium with Wolff & Müller
Technical management: HERING


DB Fernverkehr

Completion period:

10/2015 to 02/2018

Order volume:

€ 10,500,000 HERING
Total approx. € 14,000,000 in the Consortium

Scope of services:

47 switches, 5 of which are double crossover switches
16,500 m track construction on various types of sleepers (concrete, wood, steel)
250 m track construction as elevated track on concrete stools with mortar grouting


Delivery of building materials (except switches) by the contractor

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