O.J. Dahl A/S was founded by Ole Julius Dahl in 1917. Ever since the company has enjoyed great success in various Norwegian markets. Over the years O.J. Dahl has attracted and represented many leading brands from all over the world in the railway and tram industries. In more than 90 years of trading O.J.Dahl has acquired an extensive network where its professional expertise is available.
Since 1954, Swedish Buffers Rail Industry AB has been one of the foremost suppliers of railway maintenance services in the Nordic region. By having the same owner, Buffers Rail Industry and we at O.J. Dahl look forward to strengthen our presence and create new opportunities together.
Both Buffers Rail Industry and O.J. Dahl are well-established operators in the Nordic market and both have worked purposely towards achieving success for many years. That is why we are proud that we have now come together to further strengthen our position in the future.
In addition to an impressive network of suppliers, we have a multi-disciplinary and dedicated team that works across borders. By bringing together our solid organisations, we plan to be the preferred partner for more and more customers in the Nordic region
Dirk Jan Brakel, Managing Director
Dirk Jan Brakel is an experienced executive in business development, project and programme management in an (international) public-private environment. For the last 10 years he has been active in (high speed) rail and rolling stock. Prior experience in health care, industry, infrastructure, energy and environment. Holds both line management, project management and strategy consulting experience. He is used to leading multi-disciplinary teams.