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BPW to showcase an electrically retrofitted lorry for municipal waste management at the bauma trade fair

BPW to showcase an electrically retrofitted lorry for municipal waste management at the bauma trade fair

Press Releases   •   Mar 21, 2019 14:00 CET

Managers of municipal commercial vehicle fleets are some of the regular visitors to bauma, the world’s leading trade fair for construction vehicles and machinery (8–14 April). BPW is bringing a very special vehicle to Munich on their behalf: a Mercedes-Benz Vario of Cologne’s municipal waste management company AWB, which has been converted from diesel to an electric drive.

Sensors to prevent lorry accidents: BPW receives world-renowned iF DESIGN AWARD 2019 for ‘invisible’ product

Sensors to prevent lorry accidents: BPW receives world-renowned iF DESIGN AWARD 2019 for ‘invisible’ product

Press Releases   •   Mar 19, 2019 14:02 CET

What exactly is ‘good design’? To many people, this primarily means an aesthetically pleasing product design. The iF DESIGN AWARD 2019, on the other hand, illustrates that good design is above all a matter of purpose and concept – and recognised the international mobility and system partner BPW for a product that consumers will probably never see

From fields to construction sites: Award-winning "AGRO Drive" drive axle from BPW also available for construction trailers

From fields to construction sites: Award-winning "AGRO Drive" drive axle from BPW also available for construction trailers

Press Releases   •   Mar 12, 2019 14:06 CET

Soft, loose and wet ground and slopes quickly push even hauled construction vehicles to their limits. With a hydraulic drive axle from BPW, drawbar trailers are now digging their own way out of the sludge: originally developed for agricultural use, the award-winning "AGRO Drive" system is also taking construction sites by storm.

 Weighed and approved: BPW presents running gear computer with integrated weighing system at Bauma

Weighed and approved: BPW presents running gear computer with integrated weighing system at Bauma

Press Releases   •   Mar 07, 2019 14:04 CET

BPW now makes it possible to determine the weight of the load using a new type of sensor that via a hub wirelessly transmits its data from the drawbar trailer axle directly to end devices and via an ISO bus interface also to the driver's cab. This allows drivers and transport companies to gain full transparency over mileage and transported quantities – and can also bill by weight.

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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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Videos View all 11 hits

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.
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The BPW Group researches, develops and manufactures everything needed to ensure that transport keeps moving and is safe, illuminated, intelligent and digitally connected. With its brands BPW, Ermax, HBN, HESTAL and idem telematics, the company group is a preferred system partner of the commercial vehicle industry around the globe for running gear, brakes, lighting, fasteners and superstructure technology, telematics and other key components for trucks, trailers and buses. The BPW Group offers comprehensive mobility services for transport businesses, ranging from a global service network to spare parts supply and intelligent networking of vehicles, drivers and freight. The owner-operated company group currently employs 7,200 staff in more than 50 countries and achieved consolidated sales of 1.48 billion euros in 2017.
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  • BPW Bergische Achsen KG
  • Ohlerhammer
  • 51674 Wiehl
  • Germany