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Safer loading, more flexible manoeuvres: BPW receives two ‘Trailer Innovation 2019’ awards

Safer loading, more flexible manoeuvres: BPW receives two ‘Trailer Innovation 2019’ awards

Press Releases   •   Sep 27, 2018 11:00 CEST

BPW can once again celebrate its win of an important innovation prize – twice over. A jury of 16 international trade journalists and experts from the German Association of the Automotive Industry (VDA) selected two innovations from BPW for the ‘Trailer Innovation 2019’ award. Both innovations combine a significant gain in safety with substantial cost savings for vehicle operators.

Schmitz Cargobull and idem telematics: common interface for efficient data management

Schmitz Cargobull and idem telematics: common interface for efficient data management

Press Releases   •   Sep 24, 2018 15:29 CEST

Schmitz Cargobull and the BPW Group announce a strategic cooperation in the field of telematics at the IAA Commercial Vehicles: In future, data can be exchanged between the "cargofleet3" telematics system of BPW subsidiary idem telematics and the new Schmitz Cargobull TrailerConnect® portal via a common interface.

The BPW Innovation Lab launches the CargoTracer freight tracking system with a tempting trial offer

The BPW Innovation Lab launches the CargoTracer freight tracking system with a tempting trial offer

Press Releases   •   Sep 18, 2018 11:05 CEST

The BPW Innovation Lab is launching the innovative CargoTracer freight tracking system at the IAA with an attractive trial offer: shippers will be able to test BPW CargoTracer prototypes for three months at a special introductory price. But it is not only freight that can now be digitally networked.

iGurt: BPW makes cargo restraints intelligent

iGurt: BPW makes cargo restraints intelligent

Press Releases   •   Sep 06, 2018 14:03 CEST

Transport damages caused by poorly-secured freight are routine in the transport business; serious accidents and damages to the load frequently occur due to rolling and tipping truck trailers. BPW is now tackling one of the main causes with intelligent cargo restraints: the iGurt checks and documents the tension of the lashing strap and promises massive savings.

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Enthusiastic winners of the Telematik Award

Enthusiastic winners of t...

Smiles all round for BPW and idem telematics as they win the Telematik Award 2018 (from left to right): Katrin Köster, Head of Corporate ...

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Strategic partnership idem telematics and  Cargobull Telematics

Strategic partnership ide...

Jens Zeller (Managing Director idem telematics GmbH) and Marco Reichwein (Managing Director Cargobull Telematics GmbH) seal their strateg...

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BPW's mini telematics box

BPW's mini telematics box

BPW's mini telematics box doesn’t need a power supply, SIM card or antenna. Instead, it is simply attached to or just set inside the vehi...

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iGurt: BPW makes cargo restraints intelligent

iGurt: BPW makes cargo re...

BPW introduces the prototype of a new and intelligent cargo restraint system at the "IAA Commercial Vehicles" fair.

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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

iGurt: BPW makes cargo re...

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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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Industry 4.0: Translating aspiration into practice

A digitally interconnected wheel and axle assembly shop was recently completed in a major project at the BPW facility in Wiehl. The challenge of implementation was taken up by the IT production & internal logistics department.

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