News releases

Training courses despite Corona - online courses make it possible
PMC Rail International Academy has made good use of the time that has passed and has continued to provide training. Since classroom training is currently not permitted and the risk of infection for employees and seminar participants is high, it is important to be creative in an entrepreneurial way. Online courses make it happen.

Grand opening of the new academy for the entire railway industry - PMC Rail International Academy
With national and international industry professionals, representatives of local and federal politics and numerous partner companies, the new training center of PMC Rail International Academy was officially inaugurated on May 21st, 2019 with a great opening event.

PMC Rail - Ready for grand opening!
On 21st May 2019 the time has come: The new training center of PMC Rail International Academy will be officially opened on the grounds of the Neue Bahnstadt Opladen in Leverkusen.

PMC Rail – New training academy for the railroad industry
PMC Rail International Academy has set up a new training academy on the grounds of the "Neue Bahnstadt Opladen" in Leverkusen-Opladen, Germany.

Modern training academy opens its doors to the U.S.-market
The US subsidiary of PMC Rail International Academy Corporation - has successfully been established under best conditions.

Job market for the Railway industry

Licensed Training Centre by BOSCH Rexroth
PMC Rail International Academy is a proud partner of BOSCH Rexroth and was certified as Germany's first Licensed Training Centre by BOSCH Rexroth.

Quality management certification according to ISO 9001:2015 for PMC Rail International Academy
PMC Rail International Academy was certified for its quality management system by DNV GL according to the ISO 9001:2015 in September 2018.

InnoTrans 2018 Berlin – Perfect stage for the training academy PMC Rail International Academy
Since the founding of the training academy, PMC Rail International Academy was constantly able to realise projects and successfully conduct training courses. PMC Rail International Academy was able to strengthen the image as partner for training and further education in the entire industry. The biggest trade show in the railway industry, the InnoTrans 2018 in Berlin, was an opportunity to give a face to the training academy and present itself to a very interested expert audience.

Roofing Ceremony in the Werkstaettenstrasse
Around six months after the first ground-breaking ceremony, the roofing ceremony of the new academy for the railway industry took place on 7th September 2018 in the “Neue Bahnstadt Opladen” in the city of Leverkusen Opladen. One of the leading publishing houses for the railway industry and technical knowledge, PMC Media House, and the successful training academy for the entire railway industry, PMC Rail International Academy, can continue with more detailed planning for the official opening that is scheduled for spring of 2019.

Additional Training Branch – First-Aid
Constant additions to the course offer lead to the long-term goal of providing a holistic course offer that covers every field in the railway industry.

PMC Rail – Ground-Breaking Ceremony for the Academy in the Railway Industry
The ground-breaking ceremony of PMC Rail International Academy took place in the Werkstaettenstrasse on the grounds of the former railway repair center “Neue Bahnstadt Opladen” in the city of Leverkusen this February.

Another international trade show appearance – PMC Rail at the NRC Trade Show / REMSA Conference 2018
After PMC Rail International Academy was able to establish itself as educational institution for the railway industry on the European market, the company could raise awareness for its educational services in an international context on the NRC Trade Show and REMSA Conference this January.

TRAKO 2017: Another successful trade show appearance for PMC Rail in Gdansk
Following the iaf in Münster and the Railway Interchange in Indianapolis, PMC Rail International Academy participated in a third international trade show at the TRAKO 2017 in Gdansk, Poland.

First trade show appearance in North America – PMC Rail at the Railway Interchange 2017
In Indianapolis, USA, PMC Rail International Academy presented itself with great success on the North American market for the first time.

Successful assignment in Malaysia
PMC Rail assisted in putting a tamping simulator into operation in Malaysia. TWA (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd has rented the simulator for internal training purposes on a long-term basis.

AZAV certification by TÜV Süd
In June 2017, TÜV Süd approved PMC Rail International Academy as an educational institution according to AZAV. The certification according to AZAV (approval of educational institutions and activities act) aims at improving job seekers’ integration into the labour market by promoting advanced training.

Successful first trade show appearance for PMC Rail at iaf 2017
After being founded in April 2017, PMC Rail successfully participated at iaf 2017, the internationally leading trade show for track technology. Next to a presentation of the company as such and the main areas of focus in its training programme as well as in consulting, the 3D tamping simulators 09-3D and Unimat-3D were at the centre of attention.

Thinking big: PMC Rail International Academy enters the market
In April 2017, Deutsche Plasser's Bingen Training Centre became PMC Rail International Academy - instruction and further training programmes for the operation and maintenance of railway infrastructure independent of manufacturers - planning for the new location in "Neue Bahnstadt Opladen" in Leverkusen has already begun