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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

idem telematics: increased safety combined with lower costs

idem telematics: increased safety combined with lower costs

Press Releases   •   Mar 05, 2019 14:00 CET

When vehicles drive with too little air pressure in the tyres, it not only requires more fuel but it also affects safety: in the most critical cases, the material may get so hot that it catches fire. This was a deciding factor for Obermann Speditions-GmbH, a haulier based in Lower Saxony, in opting for telematics solutions from the BPW subsidiary, idem telematics.

Predictive maintenance: BPW now offers measurement of brake lining wear in the trailer with a new sensor

Predictive maintenance: BPW now offers measurement of brake lining wear in the trailer with a new sensor

Press Releases   •   Feb 26, 2019 14:00 CET

The next generation of Europe’s top-selling trailer disc brake is in the starting blocks – but it doesn't come alone: BPW is also supplying a completely redeveloped sensor which is the first to continuously measure brake lining wear and thus enable visits to the garage to be timed perfectly. The system requires no maintenance and can be retrofitted for all BPW trailer disc brakes.

idem telematics ensures rental vehicles have a long service life

idem telematics ensures rental vehicles have a long service life

Press Releases   •   Feb 07, 2019 14:01 CET

The French rental company Fraikin uses the entire idem telematics product range in Germany to fully and completely monitor its vehicles. As a result, different telematics boxes are fitted in all of the supplier’s towing units and semi-trailers. Fraikin uses the system for the preventive control of tractor units and superstructures to avoid unusual wear and damage.

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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

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

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Invisible product - but obvious joy: BPW rewarded with iF Design Award 2019

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From left: Dorian Kurz (Kurz + Kurz Design), Dr. Markus Kliffken, Katharina Kermelk, Christopher Lamers (all BPW)

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iGurt by BPW

iGurt by BPW

The iF DESIGN AWARD 2019 illustrates that good design is a matter of purpose and concept – and recognised with BPW's iGurt a product that...

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iGurt App by BPW

iGurt App by BPW

The iBelt comes with an intuitive app that immediately raises an alarm if the pre-tensioning force is lost.

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On the road with idem telematics: Obermann

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Obermann, a haulier based in Lower Saxony, uses telematics solutions from idem telematics to monitor its own fleet and to control tyre pr...

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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...

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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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