Robust and green

Road transport fleets are generally mindful of their carbon footprint which is why Kögel provides a solution that combines sustainability and economy in line with the OEM’s promise ‘Economy meets Ecology’. Read More

The perks of combined transport: Kögel

With a train loading at the combined transport terminal in Munich-Riem, Kögel has successfully demonstrated that the extended semi-trailer (long truck type 1) can also be transferred to all common pocket wagons in the latest generation with a length of 15 metres. Read More

The first decade

Since the founding of Global Trailer in 2011, the magazine has consistently focused on supporting the international trailer manufacturing scene through the provision of timely reports and in-depth analysis of the sector’s most influential and emerging voices. It is the imperative of the editorial team to meet the needs of the global road transport industry and the diversity of its information requirements via expertly filtered data in both print and online formats in the interests of providing a trusted business resource. Read More

A duty of care: Kögel

Through its guiding principle ‘Economy meets Ecology – Because we care’, Kögel supports its customers with outstanding expertise, in-depth industry knowledge and durable, lighter weight, ecologically and economically sustainable products. Read More

Automatic fantastic

German OEM, Kögel, has produced superstructures for commercial vehicles as well as trailers and semi-trailers for trucks since its founding in 1934. The Kögel subsidiary in Choceň, Czech Republic, manufactures chassis frames for all product models of the brand Kögel. In order to meet the strict production standards and high quality standards of the parent company in Germany, the business turns to robotic welding specialist Valk Welding. Read More

Solutrans 2021 preview

Under the patronage of the President of the French Republic, Emmanuel Macron, biennial trade fair Solutrans 2021 is the place to be for the latest in heavy and light commercial vehicle innovation. the event will be held 16-20 November at Eurexpo. Read More

The fusion generation

The commercial vehicles market has always been volatile, according to Ulrich Humbaur, and remains so currently. Due to his company’s two mainstays, forwarding and construction, Kögel responds to market conditions with highly flexible production concepts that adapt to industry demand.
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DFDS expands in Rotterdam

Danish logistics service provider, DFDS, is known for its fleet of vessels that connect north-western Europe. In some terminals, like Rotterdam, it operates workshops to maintain trailers and is set to benefit from port-side upgrades.
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A master in Munich

Since 1934, Kögel has manufactured more than 550,000 trailers. At Transport Logistic 2019, the trailer builder unveiled its latest manufacturing developments and telematics technologies.
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