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UES Chassis GmbH: greater service and efficiency for container chassis hirers with IoT and CargoTracer

UES Chassis GmbH: greater service and efficiency for container chassis hirers with IoT and CargoTracer

Press releases   •   Apr 25, 2019 15:00 CEST

An unloaded container chassis is up to ten metres long and weighs up to 5,500 kilos. And yet despite their size, these chassis still frequently disappear without a trace. The Hamburg-based chassis leasing company UES is now using the ‘Internet of Transport’ to track them down and to assist hirers and drivers more effectively in the event of a breakdown.

BPW supports a joint initiative from German family-owned companies focusing on tolerance and cosmopolitanism

BPW supports a joint initiative from German family-owned companies focusing on tolerance and cosmopolitanism

Press releases   •   Mar 26, 2019 14:02 CET

There are not only employees with German passports behind the global success of German medium-sized companies. Over 1,600 employees from 26 countries work at BPW – a hidden champion of the commercial vehicle industry; the BPW Group is represented by around 7,200 employees in over 50 countries. On this basis, BPW has been committed to cosmopolitanism for years.

BPW to use robots in vocational and professional training

BPW to use robots in vocational and professional training

Press releases   •   Nov 23, 2018 11:00 CET

As one of the innovation leaders of the transport industry, BPW dovetails its know-how in IT and mechatronics closely with its vocational training. As a result, BPW was given the distinction of being one of the “Best Companies for vocational training in Germany” in March. Now the company is taking its vocational training and staff qualifications to the next level by adding a robotics branch.

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.

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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

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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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The BPW Group at ‘transport logistic’ trade fair

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The BPW stand, from a bird's eye view: BPW lures visitors upstairs with networking and get-togethers, downstairs with high-tech innovation.

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The BPW CargoTracer reliably relocates chassis

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The Hamburg-based leasing specialist UES Chassis uses the BPW CargoTracer to locate its chassis.

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BPW Robotics training center_© BPW Bergische Achsen KG

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A special training centre for robotics has been set up in the BPW training facility. Nikolaj Merkel, Andreas Janzen und Thorben Kalkkuhl ...

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BPW electric drive system eTransport

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With two axle-integrated asynchronous motors, the Mercedes-Benz Vario has over 150 kW (around 200 hp) at its disposal and makes it possib...

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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