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Marketplace for mobility data: BPW Group invests in UZE Mobility - Round target of € 7.2 million achieved in 1st quarter 2020

Marketplace for mobility data: BPW Group invests in UZE Mobility - Round target of € 7.2 million achieved in 1st quarter 2020

Press releases   •   Mar 19, 2020 08:47 CET

The BPW Group has acquired a stake in UZE Mobility GmbH. The Bremen-based start-up is setting up a worldwide Big Data marketplace on an AI basis to collect and market environment and mobility data. Previous developers of the company include Prof. Dr. Ing. Achim Kampker and the MIT Massachusetts Institute of Technology Boston.

BPW works doctor now also treats sick truck drivers

BPW works doctor now also treats sick truck drivers

Press releases   •   Mar 03, 2020 11:05 CET

Dr Gunnar Heymer, works doctor for BPW, will now also treat truck drivers who fall ill on the road. BPW is a member of the DocStop initiative, which provides truck drivers with medical treatment while on the road if they call the Europe-wide hotline on 00800 03627867. BPW Managing Director Michael Pfeiffer calls on other companies to do more to ensure the well-being of truck drivers.

More usable load, less fuel consumption: BPW offers the lightest trailer running gear of all times for extremely efficient transport

More usable load, less fuel consumption: BPW offers the lightest trailer running gear of all times for extremely efficient transport

Press releases   •   Feb 12, 2020 14:02 CET

The new world champion in featherweight is called BPW: With novel lightweight components, BPW pushes the module weight of the 9t Airlight II trailer running gear to under 370 kilograms. This brings not only unprecedented lightness to heavy goods traffic, but also allows transport companies to benefit from more usable load and digital services throughout the vehicle's life.

VerkehrsRundschau award for BPW’s Political Education training programme

VerkehrsRundschau award for BPW’s Political Education training programme

Press releases   •   Feb 07, 2020 13:15 CET

At BPW, apprentices learn far more than just a profession – for example, they also organise political discussion groups and hold their own meetings in Wiehl’s town hall. This is all thanks to the company’s own Political Education programme. In honour of this extraordinary commitment, BPW has now been awarded the VerkehrsRundschau award in the ‘Apprenticeships and Further Training’ category.

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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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UZE Mobility

UZE Mobility

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BPW works doctor now also treats sick truck drivers

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The ultra-light trailing arm LightTube

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The ultra--light trailing arm LightTube is made from high-strength spring steel, forged as a hollow profile. In this way, BPW combines un...

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VerkehrsRundschau Award

VerkehrsRundschau Award

Michael Pfeiffer, personally liable managing partner of BPW, accepted the VerkehrsRundschau Award 2020 in the ‘Apprenticeships and Furth...

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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 7,350 staff in more than 50 countries and achieved consolidated sales of 1.52 billion euros in 2018.
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  • BPW Bergische Achsen KG
  • Ohlerhammer
  • 51674 Wiehl
  • Germany