About us

Softronic Holding consists of three companies:

  • Softronic - manufacturer of Electric Multiple Unit Trains and Locomotives.
  • CMF - metallic construction factory of large and small subassemblies.
  • Softrans - railway freight and passenger operator and also a leader in the locomotive rental business.

Established in Craiova Romania in 1999, with the main purpose of modernizing locomotives, Softronic continues today the city’s tradition of over 50 years in the construction of electric locomotives.

Understanding the needs of private operators we are able to offer a bi-system modern and reliable locomotive, TRANSMONTANA, perfectly adapted for transport conditions in countries like: Bulgaria, Romania, Hungary, Turkey etc.

In 2013 Softronic finished it’s latest project a bi-system low floor electric multiple unit train, HYPERION, capable to operate both on 25 kV 50 Hz AC and 3 kV DC.

Our focus includes a large variety of businesses including transfer of technology worldwide and building a new plant based on a strategic partnership.

Softronic values its employees, recognizing their importance, helping them develop further, sustaining together the growth. Under expert management, international operations concepts are being developed for the european network.

Softrans was founded in 2002 with the initial purpose of testing technical solutions for Softronic’s products.

One year later, the first locomotives began freight transport activities offering these services to more and more customers.

We are a premium railway freight and passenger transport operator, safe for our travellers and environmental friendly.

Today Softrans operates Hyperion train linking Craiova city to Constanta and Brasov trought Bucharest.

We shape the future by developing and offering secure, reliable and profitable railway vehicles for our clients and by implementing interoperability technical specifications allowing free railway circulation.