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Here you will find the latest news about exciting IT projects and innovative new products from the ATRON world.

ATCS from ATRON - the mobile control center

From September 24 to 27, the ATRON Group will be presenting comprehensive software and hardware solutions that meet all requirements at InnoTrans 2024 at Stand 530 (Hall 2.1b).


At the beginning of May 2024, ATRON electronic GmbH was the first terminal manufacturer to receive the certificate for the AFR 5 as a VDV-KA acceptance terminal.


This year, the ATRON Group is dedicating its exhibition at IT-TRANS entirely to the theme "ATRON CONNECTS." Centered around this theme is the evolution of the ATRON Transport Control System (ATCS).

Ticket vending machine Verkehrsbetriebe Schaffhausen (VBSH)

Passengers can now also pay with the cashless payment service TWINT at the ticket machines of Verkehrsbetriebe Schaffhausen (VBSH).

The new CD - Ludwig van Beethoven & Dora Pejačević

Barbara Brunner, Managing Director of the ATRON Group, attended a concert of the Zagreb Philharmonic Orchestra, which took place in the Vatroslav Lisinski Concert Hall as part of the orchestra's Red Cycle, during a visit to the Croatian branch.

SMART INDUSTRY 2023, 24th of October 2023, Amadria Park Convention Center Šibenik

The prestigious business magazine Poslovni dnevnik organized the Smart Industry conference this year as well, and it has traditionally attracted great interest from domestic and foreign experts from the IT sector and the wider business community.

Abel Rionda Rodríguez (Bledsystem), Alexander Giegerich (ATRON), Pau Muñoz García-Berlanga (Bledsystem) at the ATRON booth at UITP 2023

ATRON and Bledsystem, two leading providers of solutions for public transport operators, have partnered to offer an integrated solution that will help transport companies efficiently manage their bus fleets while decreasing costs and increasing safety in their daily operations.

The ATRON on-board computer during a boarding inspection (Photo: Regionalverkehr Köln GmbH)

Since November 1, 2022, RVK now also takes over the non-exclusive service and sales partnership for the ATRON on-board computers in the entire contract area of the Verkehrsverbund Rhein-Sieg (VRS)*.

Caption: ATRON at Smart Industry 2022 conference, Photo: Jurica Galoić, Pixsell

At the Hotel Hilton Garden Inn, ATRON presented a wide range of its solutions and products that have been successfully applied in the public passenger transport sector for decades.

Alexander Giegerich, ATRON Group Sales Director / PD

Alexander Giegerich, Atron Group Sales Director, on global trends in the public transport industry, the modern technological products they create and the successful appearance at the IT Trans 2022 fair.

At IT TRANS 2022, ATRON presents the completely newly developed cashless ticket vending machine AFA 150 for the sale of e-tickets and paper tickets

Under the slogan “ATRON connects”, the ATRON Group is going to present at the IT Trans 2022 pioneering solutions for ticketing, operations control as well as fleet and depot management for Public Transport Operators and Authorities. All disciplines are among themselves perfectly linked, third-party solutions can be integrated thanks to open interfaces.

Due to the recently published IT security gaps (CVE-2021-44228 & CVE-2021-45046) in the server software "Logging for Java" (Log4j), the German Federal Office for Information Security (BSI) has declared the highest warning level (red) for the current situation.

Since the start of the project in November 2019, the ATRON electronic GmbH has upgraded over 2,100 AFR 4 series board computers in Berlin.

Iris Žuža (ATRON representative)

This year, ATRON participated as a sponsor in an artificial intelligence programming hackathon organised by the BEST Zagreb student association.

SWU Stadtwerke Ulm/Neu-Ulm GmbH

Within the scope of a Europe-wide tender, ATRON electronic GmbH has been awarded the contract for the renewal of the ticketing system by SWU Verkehr GmbH (SWU).

The Autonomic Logbook RX

With the Autonomous Logbook RX, ATRON launches the first completely automated logbook for public transport. The manual keeping of logbooks and lists is now a thing of the past.


Iris Žuža Picture: Pixell

The Smart industry conference organized by "Poslovni dnevnik" was held at the Hilton Garden INN hotel



Under the motto “smart solutions for challenging times”, ATRON supports public transport companies in these challenging times in transporting passengers from door to door not only in a climate-friendly way, but also with minimal contact.

Thomas Müller, Sales Manager ATRON

This year, ATRON actively participated in the now traditional, sixth in a row Lider’s Smart Cities 2020 conference.

Zagreb Philharmonic (archive picture)

In the year in which the Zagreb Philharmonic celebrates its 150th anniversary, ATRON electronic GmbH became the proud patron of the largest orchestra in Zagreb and Croatia.

Mario Škarica, Geschäftsführer ATRON Niederlassung Zagreb

ATRON electronic GmbH received from Zagreb Electric Tramways d.o.o. (ZET) the order to modernize the traffic monitoring and management system of the city of Zagreb (Croatia).


The ATRON team takes positive stock of this year's participation in the Graduate Day of the Zurich University of Applied Sciences (ZHAW) on February 18, 2020.

ATRON solutions are used successfully across Europe. ATRON has developed a well -conceived training concept to help customers with their success. This supports customers in using their tailor-made solutions from ATRON efficiently in their operations. There is a practice-oriented training module for every component of the ATRON system.

On November 7, ATRON was represented for the second time at the HOKO University Contact Fair in Munich.

More than 200 dedicated employees contribute significantly to the success story of the Atron Group. Together, we proudly look back on our 40-year-story of success.

Johannes Hoeft (IT-Kundenberatung), Natalija Hranj (Recruiting-Managerin)

ATRON takes positive stock of participation in professional trade fair in Markt Schwaben.