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‘Innovations in agricultural technology’ public choice award: BPW drive axle is gaining traction

‘Innovations in agricultural technology’ public choice award: BPW drive axle is gaining traction

Press Releases   •   Jan 15, 2019 14:00 CET

25 per cent more traction for the trailer on wet and difficult ground conditions and higher loads with smaller towing vehicles: these system benefits provided by the ‘AGRO Drive’ hydraulic drive axle have given BPW a bestseller among farmers and contractors. As a result, the drive axle has now won the most important public choice award in the agricultural industry.

How customers become innovation partners: WirtschaftsWoche recognizes BPW’s co-innovation with Innovative Management Partner (IMP)

How customers become innovation partners: WirtschaftsWoche recognizes BPW’s co-innovation with Innovative Management Partner (IMP)

Press Releases   •   Dec 12, 2018 11:05 CET

Improperly secured cargo is frequently the cause of wobbling and tipping lorries on the road – and accidents and cargo damage cost transport companies millions every year. In future, an innovative, intelligent cargo securing system from BPW will prevent this from happening. Yet the development methodology used is also a remarkable aspect of this innovation.

BPW supplies electric drive for new lorry project from PEM at RWTH Aachen, Isuzu Motors Germany and StreetScooter

BPW supplies electric drive for new lorry project from PEM at RWTH Aachen, Isuzu Motors Germany and StreetScooter

Press Releases   •   Dec 04, 2018 16:10 CET

Electric vans are being spotted in more and more inner cities – most of them in the bright distinctive colours of the postal service, delivering letters, parcels and packages. Yet truly heavy loads are soon to be transported electrically, too: BPW is supplying the drive axle technology for a research project at RWTH Aachen aimed at helping the electric lorry achieve their breakthrough.

With awards from F.A.Z. to FOCUS: BPW is a top employer offering impressive training opportunities

With awards from F.A.Z. to FOCUS: BPW is a top employer offering impressive training opportunities

Press Releases   •   Nov 27, 2018 11:11 CET

BPW has been picking up a series of prestigious awards as an employer, training workplace and leader of innovation for years. Now, the F.A.Z.-Institut has put the family-owned company at the top of the list of ‘Germany’s most desirable companies’. Behind this lies a finely balanced blend of enthusiastic innovation and the security that is typical of medium-sized businesses.

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The new Era of Smart Data and Intelligent Telematics

Events   •   Aug 17, 2018 15:46 CEST

How to use intelligent tachographs and augmented reality in digital logistics to manage freight, improve safety and predict future events.Speaker:Jens Zeller, Managing Director, idem telematics GmbH

Sep 27, 10:00 - 11:00 CEST

67. IAA COMMERCIAL VEHICLES HANNOVER, 20. - 27. SEPTEMBER 2018 Deutsche Messe, Messegelände, Hermesallee, 30521 Hannover Pavillon 11 Section D

VISION mobility: Electrification of Heavy Commercial Vehicles

Events   •   Aug 17, 2018 13:44 CEST

Speaker: Markus Schell, Geschäftsführender Gesellschafter, BPWElectrification is one oft he main themes – also in the truck business. However, this requires a corresponding (charging) infrastructure and the use of electric trucks does not make sense in all segments. Discuss with industry professionals when and where e-trucks can be profitable and which kind of requirements are necessary.Present...

Sep 25, 14:30 - 15:30 CEST

VISION mobility IAA Nutzfahrzeuge Hannovermesse Pavillon 11, Section D

FMD guideline and its effects on pharmaceutical transport logistics

FMD guideline and its effects on pharmaceutical transport logistics

Events   •   Aug 17, 2018 13:37 CEST

The EU Falsified Medicines Directive will enter into force on February 9, 2019. Among other things, it stipulates that prescription drugs may only be marketed in a package with a serial number and tamper-evident closure. The serial numbers are stored in a central IT database. By scanning the packaging after production, the manufactured units are registered in the system. The serialized and thus...

Sep 24, 16:30 - 18:00 CEST

Fairgrounds of Deutsche Messe, Hermesallee, D-30521 Hannover BPW Bergische Achsen - idem Telematics GmbH Hall 26, Booth C31

Load safety: practical experience for practical benefit (with demonstration)

Events   •   Aug 17, 2018 13:31 CEST

Hosts: German Road Haulage Association Logistics and Waste Disposal BGL (e.V.)German Association of the Automotive Industry e. V. (VDA)"Intelligent load securing: iGurt; cargo area monitoring"Presentation by Katharina Kermelk,B.Eng., M.Sc., BPW Bergische Achsen KG, Wiehl

Sep 24, 10:00 - 14:00 CEST

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Video: electro-hydraulic auxiliary steering system Active Reverse Control

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Until now, mechanical self-steering axles could only be of assistance when the vehicle was travelling forwards. The innovative auxiliary ...

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BPW CargoTracer Video:  Super simple, super catchy – and unmistakably German

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The BPW InnovationLab also lives up to its reputation as a creative think tank when it comes to marketing its CargoTracer freight trackin...

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iGurt: BPW makes cargo restraints intelligent

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Transport damages caused by poorly-secured freight are routine in the transport business; serious accidents and damages to the load frequ...

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Digital shopping: BPW Aftermarket Group offers upBox, an intelligent spare parts warehouses for garage premises

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Things don’t get much more customer-centric than this: the BPW Aftermarket Group is now offering commercial vehicle garages and hauliers ...

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About BPW Bergische Achsen KG

BPW Bergische Achsen KG is the parent company of the BPW Group. With more than 1,600 employees, including around 120 trainees, the family-run company has been developing and producing complete running gear systems for truck trailers and semi-trailers at its headquarters in Wiehl since 1898. BPW’s technologies include axle systems, brake technology, suspension and bearings. BPW’s trailer axles and running gear systems are in use in millions of vehicles around the world. An extensive range of services also provides vehicle manufacturers and vehicle operators with the opportunity to increase economic efficiency in their production and transport processes.
www.bpw.de/en

The BPW Group is the dependable international mobility and system partner for the transport industry. The globally active group of companies offers innovative solutions from a single supplier. Its portfolio extends from axles, suspension systems and brake technologies (BPW), locking systems and body structure technology (Hestal), lighting systems (Ermax) and composite technologies (HBN-Teknik) to user-friendly telematics applications for trucks and trailers (idem telematics). The coordinated BPW Group technologies and services enable manufacturers to benefit from economical production processes and provide maximum transparency in loading and transport processes for efficient fleet management by the vehicle operators. The owner-managed BPW Group encompasses 70 companies worldwide and employs around 7,200 people.
www.bpw.de/en

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  • BPW Bergische Achsen KG
  • Ohlerhammer
  • 51674 Wiehl
  • Germany