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Welcome to Pintsch North America

The Pintsch companies are known internationally as recognized technology partners for the best railway wheel sensors, amplifiers, axle counting systems, and industrial products.

Our state-of-the-art products and rail safety solutions ensure maximum reliability and safety for railroad signal, train control, and related transportation requirements.

Our products have been proven in both the heavy freight, light rail, and industrial sectors for over 25 years. We offer a diverse range of services from applications engineering and design, to complete turn- key installation services.

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Our Products

Pintsch North America is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Pintsch Group, an international leader in railway transportation safety. We offer state-of-the-art railroad wheel sensors and amplifiers, advanced axle counting systems and integrated railroad signal systems for grade crossings, switch protection and control systems, wayside signal applications, advanced industrial automation solutions, and more.

Railway Wheel Sensors and Amplifiers
Railroad Signal Systems
Railroad Axle Counting Systems

About Pintsch North America

Over the past quarter century, Pintsch North America has provided the rail industry with innovative, safe, reliable components and systems for a wide variety of applications. Our products range from advanced wheel sensors (also referred to as rail transducers) and amplifiers to vital track vacancy detection systems, highway grade crossing warning systems, switch protection and control networks, and other train control functions. Our solutions are custom designed and manufactured to match the customer’s specific requirements. Our components also adapt seamlessly into the systems of other providers and system integrators. From components to custom engineered turn- key solutions, Pintsch North America does it all.


Industrial Automation and Proximity Switches.

Precision manufactured Magnetic Switches, Proximity Switches and Liquid Level Switches maximize safety.


Applications Engineering and Turnkey Construction Services

Pintsch Tiefenbach USA delivers EPC Services for the North American Railway Industry.