Retarder – with Braking Faster to Your Destination

When retarders by Voith are used, up to 90% of all braking operations can be achieved without any wear. Your brake is always available when the situation gets dicey.


The benefits are numerous:

  • More comfort
  • Reduced wear
  • Less time spent in the shop
  • Higher average speeds
  • Increased transport capabilities
  • Up to 80% less brake dust


Our latest product from the retarder family is completely maintenance-free and environmentally friendly Voith SWR - the first secondary retarder in the world that uses the engine's cooling water as its operating medium.


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