Lightweight Forging with 1,000 Lightweighting Ideas and 217 kg of Lightweighting Potential

Almost 1,000 lightweighting suggestions for the chassis, powertrain, transmission and drive-specific electronic parts of a hybrid passenger car as well as for a truck powertrain have been developed. That is the result of an unprecedented international initiative consisting of companies Read More

Rheinbahn Düsseldorf to equip light rail vehicles with iCOM digital platform from Knorr-Bremse

. ▪ iCOM installed in three Rheinbahn Düsseldorf vehicles ▪ iCOM serves as central data hub and monitors condition of rail vehicles ▪ System provides basis for predictive and lower-cost maintenance In June of this year, Düsseldorf mass transit operator Read More

Massiver Leichtbau mit 1.000 Leichtbauideen und 217 kg Leichtbaupotenzial ̶ Abschlusskolloquium am 11.10.2018 in Düsseldorf

Knapp 1.000 Leichtbauvorschläge für Fahrwerk, Antriebsstrang, Getriebe und antriebsspezifische Elektronik eines Hybrid-Pkw und für den Antriebsstrang eines konventionellen Lkw: Das ist das Ergebnis einer weltweit einmaligen Initiative mit Unternehmen aus der Stahlbranche und der Branche der Massivumformung. Die gemeinsam erarbeiteten Read More

Lightweight Forging III: 480 Project Ideas for Lighter Vehicles – Initial Project Results at the IZB Wolfsburg in October

In the third phase of The Lightweight Forging Initiative, 39 steel manufacturers and forging companies from Europe, Japan and the US came together in 2017 with the aim of uncovering the lightweighting potential in a hybrid passenger car as well Read More

Study: A Lightweight Dry Freight Box Body – the Kögel Box Light

Kögel dry freight box bodies – now with significantly more payload Wide range of applications for temperature-sensitive goods At IAA Commercial Vehicles 2018, Kögel is exhibiting a concept vehicle featuring the new Kögel Box Light in its 3-axle version with Read More

More payload for the Kögel tipper trailer: clever material mix makes it possible

The Kögel IAA highlight for the construction industry is the Kögel tipper trailer with even more payload. This is made possible by a modular expansion with aluminium side walls and back wall. The 2-axle and 3-axle tipper trailers with 24 m³ Read More

Carry out work to a high professional standard – two new Kögel workshop toolboxes provide support here

Kögel Truck & Trailer Universal Set with a large selection of the most common unlocking tools Repair Tool offers special equipment and assembly aids for the Kögel KTA Trailer Axle Special offer prices for the IAA and until the end Read More

Kögel unveils the new Kögel trucker trailer at IAA Commercial Vehicles 2018

Kögel will be presenting the new Kögel Trucker Trailer (KTT) at the north entrance of IAA Commercial Vehicles 2018. The KTT is the outcome of an opinion poll that Kögel conducted with professional drivers at the Truck Grand Prix, the Read More

Kögel unveils next-generation Mega-Trailer

Basic version just 6,130 kilogrammes NEW: Optional Strong & Go body without lattices Also available as 2-axle version with 10 t axles Kögel will be showcasing its NOVUM generation Mega trailer at the IAA Commercial Vehicles 2018. This means that the Kögel Read More