DB Group press releases

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December


Deutsche Bahn boosts rail from the sky

Berlin/London

Deutsche Bahn invests in Skyports • Investment aimed at exploring potential for linking rail with cargo and passenger drones

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November


Alexander Doll to leave the DB Management Board

Berlin

The Member of the Management Board for Finance, Freight Transport and Logistics will leave the company as of December 31

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DB Supervisory Board approves new Management Board structure and earmarks EUR 1 billion for new trains

Dr. Sigrid Nikutta, CEO of BVG, will head the Freight Transport Board Division as of January • EUR 1 billion for additional trains will create 600 new jobs

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October


DB Schenker implements green search engine Ecosia for 62,000 employees around the world

Essen

Ecosia uses income from search ads to fund reforestation programs • DB Schenker is committed to setting standards in sustainability

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September


Offshore green electricity for Deutsche Bahn trains

Deutsche Bahn, innogy and RWE Supply & Trading sign Power Purchase Agreement / Nordsee Ost wind farm to supply green electricity for five years

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August


Digital logistics chains: Smart wagon upgrade meets the half-way point

Air cargo anti-trust dispute: DB and Lufthansa reach settlement to end legal dispute

DB Schenker becomes Foundation Partner of Smart City Project Aerotropolis in Australia

Aerotropolis built in vicinity of new Western Sydney Airport • DB Schenker to support planning and design of future logistics structures

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July


Deutsche Bahn: More customers and higher revenues • Record investment in Strong Rail

Berlin

DB CEO Richard Lutz presents performance in first half of 2019: "We have made progress for our customers" • New passenger record in long distance transport • Profit down

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June


Deutsche Bahn is focusing solely on Strong Rail

Management Board presents new strategy to Supervisory Board • DB Group aims to double patronage and make a major contribution to meeting climate protection targets in Germany • DB CEO Richard Lutz: "We are committed to fulfilling our...

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