DAKO-CZ is a manufacturer of pneumatic, electromechanical and hydraulic brake systems and components for rail vehicles with a 205-year tradition. DAKO-CZ supplies brake systems and components for railway freight cars and passenger coaches, suburban units, locomotives, maintenance cars, metro cars and tram sets. The company’s key customers include the world’s leading manufacturers of rolling stock, such as SIEMENS, STADLER, TATRAVAGÓNKA POPRAD, ŠKODA TRANSPORTATION, TALGO, ESCORTS and ZSSK CARGO. The rolling stock with DAKO brake systems or components is operated not only in Europe, but also in China, India, Malaysia, Indonesia, Algeria, Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Slovak Hight Tatras. In addition to production, DAKO-CZ also deals with the development of brake systems and their subsequent service. In 2020, DAKO-CZ opened a new service centre at its own premises. Due to the full order capacity, the company expanded the production hall, increased the assembly capacity by 26% and completely innovated the logistics of the material flow which led to a significant increase in production capacity. Years of prosperity and fast growth have brought DAKO-CZ recognition and success, the company has been awarded the title Company of the Year of the Pardubice Region in 2021 and in the super finals it was among the top five companies in the Czech Republic. It also devoted itself to social responsibility, the most important of which is the support of Nela Kočárníková from Ronov nad Doubravou. It established a new design office in Prague and a subsidiary company – DAKO-CZ MACHINERY in Ostrava. In 2021, the CZECHOSLOVAK GROUP holding became the majority owner of the company.
Our motto: We largely contribute to safety on railways.