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BPW expects CO2-pricing to drive innovation in transport und logistics

BPW expects CO2-pricing to drive innovation in transport und logistics

Press releases   •   Dec 12, 2019 14:00 CET

Between 2017 and 2018, BPW Bergische Achsen KG reduced its CO2 emissions by 60 percent to 7,855 tonnes. This dramatic reduction in greenhouse gas emissions at the main production plant was made possible by shifting to green electricity and e-mobility. However, the family business sees the highest potential for more climate protection in its innovations for transport and logistics.

Climate and cost-efficient trailers are now instantly recognisable: BPW AirSave wins the European Transport Prize for Sustainability

Climate and cost-efficient trailers are now instantly recognisable: BPW AirSave wins the European Transport Prize for Sustainability

Press releases   •   Nov 27, 2019 08:50 CET

All truck drawbar trailers look the same to the average consumer. But now even the layman can identify which trailer is safe, climate-friendly and cost-saving, as with just a glance at the wheel hubs you can immediately recognise whether the BPW AirSave system has been installed. It has now been awarded the highest European sustainability award in the transport industry.

Summit with a lasting impact: BPW takes issues and demands from transport and logistics sector from Wiehl to German parliament

Summit with a lasting impact: BPW takes issues and demands from transport and logistics sector from Wiehl to German parliament

Press releases   •   Nov 19, 2019 14:00 CET

Some 100 top decision makers from the transport and logistics sectors met at the Wiehler Forum to discuss the issues that will shape the future of the industry. This year, the summit will also have a lasting impact outside the industry – for the first time ever, the participants set the agenda for a political dialogue with members of the German parliament in Berlin.

Customer magazines are old hat – BPW launches new online portal motionist.com dedicated to transport and logistics

Customer magazines are old hat – BPW launches new online portal motionist.com dedicated to transport and logistics

Press releases   •   Aug 06, 2019 13:00 CEST

With the digitalisation of running gear technologies, adding digital connectivity to commercial vehicles and logistics processes as well as innovative electric drive systems, BPW is increasingly positioning itself as an innovation leader in the industry. Now BPW is also restructuring its corporate communications – its new online portal motionist.com centres on interaction with readers.

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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, 10:0014:00 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 11Sep 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, 14:3015:30 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 20Sep 27

Fairgrounds of Deutsche Messe, Hermesallee, D-30521 Hannover

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Electric factory traffic at BPW

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Even with heavy factory traffic, the rumbling diesel noise is becoming increasingly rare at BPW in Wiehl as more and more electric forkli...

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European Transport Prize for Sustainability

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from left: Rainer Langhammer (HUSS-VERLAG GmbH), Ralf Merkelbach and Nadine Simon (both BPW), Bert Brandenburg (HUSS-VERLAG GmbH)

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Wiehler Forum 2019

Wiehler Forum 2019

from left to right: Moderator Oliver Detje, Axel Plass (Managing Partner, Konrad Zippel Spediteur GmbH & Co. KG), Dr. Kai D. Kreisköt...

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The makers of motionist: Nadine Simon, BPW spokeswoman, and social media manager Till Homrighausen

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Nadine Simon, BPW spokeswoman, and social media manager Till Homrighausen jointly developed the concept of the interactive portal motions...

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

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No other type of vehicle is as highly individual as the trailer – every transport task requires a specific running gear. BPW has now cons...

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The BPW Innovation Lab - Rethinking Digital Logistics Processes

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BPW, the interntional mobility partner of the transport industry, and SAP, the market leader in business software, bring together their e...

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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 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