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Wiehl is set to become the first city in Germany to put a van with an electrically converted motor axle supplied by BPW into operation

Wiehl is set to become the first city in Germany to put a van with an electrically converted motor axle supplied by BPW into operation

Press Releases   •   Sep 10, 2018 14:00 CEST

In the Bavarian city of Vilshofen, the vehicle manufacturer Paul Nutzfahrzeuge is currently preparing for the standard conversion of municipal commercial vehicles on the production line to turn them into electric vehicles. The city of Wiehl is BPW's home town. It was there that Mayor Ulrich Stücker accepted the first Mercedes Benz Vario equipped with BPW’s electric motor axle eTransport.

Born digital: BPW is revolutionising the configuration, ordering and production of running gears

Born digital: BPW is revolutionising the configuration, ordering and production of running gears

Press Releases   •   Aug 22, 2018 15:00 CEST

No other type of vehicle is as highly individual as the trailer – every transport task requires a specific running gear. BPW, one of the market leaders for complete running gear systems for truck-trailers and semi-trailers, has now considerably simplified the configuration of running gears: by utilising a "digital DNA" for all components, running gears can be configured and ordered online.

BPW axles with new "digital DNA" QR type plate: from configuration to production through to spare parts service

BPW axles with new "digital DNA" QR type plate: from configuration to production through to spare parts service

Press Releases   •   Jul 31, 2018 14:00 CEST

With a new type plate, BPW has now simplified the process for workshops and vehicle operators to identify and order spare parts: As of now they are provided with a QR code, which makes the associated product information directly accessible on a smartphone or tablet. Spare parts lists, service handbooks and service documents are now available in a matter of seconds.

Minister-President Armin Laschet visits BPW, a recognised role model for e-mobility and Industry 4.0

Minister-President Armin Laschet visits BPW, a recognised role model for e-mobility and Industry 4.0

Press Releases   •   Apr 26, 2018 08:49 CEST

Minister-President Armin Laschet sees North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW) as a leading centre of innovation in e-mobility and of Industry 4.0 in Germany. On the recommendation of the state parliamentary representative Bodo Löttgen of the CDU party, he visited BPW in Wiehl to familiarise himself with novel drive concepts and production methods, and the digitally interconnected world of logistics.

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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

CC Room 2

Automechanika: BPW and PE Automotive

Events   •   Aug 17, 2018 12:54 CEST

BPW and PE Automotive will be exhibiting in Hall 5, Stand A 50.

Sep 11 - Sep 15

Messe Frankfurt Exhibition GmbH Ludwig-Erhard-Anlage 1 D-60327 Frankfurt/Main

IAA New Mobility Forum  "Masters of Digitization: Digitizing Businesses & Mobility Ecosystems"

IAA New Mobility Forum  "Masters of Digitization: Digitizing Businesses & Mobility Ecosystems"

Events   •   Jul 24, 2018 17:16 CEST

How to master ubiquitous digitization and overcome challenges in turning your business into an agile, digital platform.Speaker:Dr. Markus Kliffken, Member of Executive Board / Innovation ManagementBPW Bergische Achsen KG

Sep 27, 14:30 - 15:30 CEST

Deutsche Messe, Messegelände, Hermesallee, 30521 Hannover New Mobility Forum: Pavillon 11 Abschnitt D

BPW at IAA Commercial Vehicles 2018 (Hall 26, Booth C31) in Hannover, Germany

Events   •   Jul 24, 2018 16:59 CEST

Press Day:Wednesday, September 19, 2018, 8.00 a.m. - 7.00 p.m.Public days:Thursday, September 20 - Thursday, September 27, 2018, 9.00 a.m. - 6.00 p.m.

Sep 20 - Sep 27

Fairgrounds of Deutsche Messe, Hermesallee, D-30521 Hannover

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Born digital: A new generation of BPW running gears

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BPW crowned ‘Best Brand’ for the twelfth time in a row

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BPW HR Director Barbara Höfel and Wolfgang Clement

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Configure and order BPW running gears online with the click of a mouse

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The BPW Innovation Lab - Rethinking Digital Logistics Processes

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BPW AirSave - the new tire pressure monitoring system

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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 7,000 people.
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  • BPW Bergische Achsen KG
  • Ohlerhammer
  • 51674 Wiehl
  • Germany