Heavy on the road
Tools for the automotive industry weigh up to 60 tons. To move them, you need strong axles – and more than usual: The family-owned company Wiedemeyer Logistik relies on special trailers from Wiedemeyer Logistik relies on special trailers from Fahrzeugbau Schmidt with five BPW axles, which effortlessly transport heavy tools, coils and machines to customers in Germany, Austria, Hungary and the Netherlands. It is particularly important to secure the heavy and wide tools: although they are relatively small in terms of their absolute dimensions compared to many other special or heavy transport goods, they have a high point load.
Photo: Torsten Mühlhoff (www.development-and-art.de)