+41 44 884 01 93 rail@synics.ch

who we are

The system provider of electronic journey data registration systems and accessories for public transport.



Querstrasse 8
CH-8105 Regensdorf (Switzerland)
+41 (0) 44 884 01 93

Airport Business Center
Hühnerhubelstrasse 66
CH-3123 Belp (Switzerland)
+41 (0) 31 819 45 66

Who we are

The company is a system provider and aims at national as well as international trade with electronic speedometer systems.

For more than two decades, SYINICS RAIL has been providing its expertise in the fields of data recording and safe vehicle operation.

Our clientele includes: Vehicle manufacturers, vehicle suppliers, municipal transport companies, national and private railway companies as well as other operators of large vehicle fleets in public transport (e.g. post office, fire brigade etc.).

Our services include system consulting, customer-specific implementation, training and service. This also includes planning, verification of the specifications with regard to system suitability, programming and parameterisation, system tests, user training and support in the first operating phase.

The engineering team accompanies commissioning and prepares the documents for the accreditation body.


  • 1993 Foundation of the company PS-Trade GmbH with the purpose to provide equipment for railway technology
  • 1993 Development cooperation with the company SYNICS AG in Regensdorf
  • 1994 Foundation of the company SERATEC Verkehrstechnik Schweiz GmbH with headquarters in Belp
  • 1994 Market launch of the data logger and control unit TRAS 1000
  • 2001 Sale of the TRAS system with the number 1000
  • 2008 Renaming of the company SERATEC Verkehrstechnik GmbH to SYNICS RAIL GmbH
  • 2008 Start of the development of the TRAS successor asis VS-100
  • 2011 Market launch of the data recording and control unit asis VS-100
  • 2015 Approval as safety system up to SIL-3 for rack railways and other applications
  • 2017 Market launch of WLAN data transmission and central storage (DDO)
  • 2020 Successful approval of the asis VS-100 in single unit operation (SINGLE) up to SIL-2 by TüV Süd.
  • 2021 Integration of SYNICS Rail GmbH into SYNICS AG.
  • 2022 Market launch of TRDP communication.


We are close at the airport Zurich (ZRH)

By car, you can find us via the Zurich-Affoltern motorway exit and follow the Wehntalerstrasse past the Katzensee lake to Regensdorf.

With public transport take the S6 from Zurich main station to Regensdorf.