We make all kinds of trailers. We make them for our customers across the world, each working with a unique set of challenges in their daily operations. Nevertheless, we do not simply wish to meet these challenges for today. We anticipate future trends, while remaining fully aligned with the practical requirements and needs of our customers.
In order to succeed in this goal, at Kässbohrer we make carefully selected R&D investments. We work with the latest technology and focus on developing ideas, products and patents further. Product Development processes are powered by different mechanical tests and virtual analyses in component and vehicle level for the validation of the design.
The three principles guiding Kässbohrer R&D practices are:
Taking into account the product life cycle, we focus on sustainability of developed products and digital solutions.
VALUE FOR THE CUSTOMER
Total cost of ownership is the key building block for the whole design process.
We aim to develop and incorporate latest technology into our customers' operations. Today, Kässbohrer stands out with its R&D capability in line with its history of innovation.
FOR MORE TECHNOLOGY
With our partners all around Europe, we co-develop new technologies to enhance our product offerings. We work together with renowned research institutes to engineer products for the future challenges.
Through cooperation and exchange of knowledge, we nurture a network that supports us to provide the right balance of engineering and ingenuity.
ADDED VALUE DELIVERED
Production conditions in the transportation industry have been fundamentally transformed in the digital age. While quality and efficiency determine demand, lean philosophy is the central ingredient for success.
Either individual configurations or standard solutions – with lean production processes, we engineer and deliver value for our customers, constantly.
K.SWAU CC 45 THE FIRST AND ONLY 45 ft. COIL SWAP BODY
The innovative character of Kässbohrer 45 ft. Coil swap body K.SWAU.CC / 45 is that it is the first ever and only 45ft coil swap vehicle and the only one certified 45 ft. swap vehicle for intermodal coil transport all made possible by its innovative design.Read More
KÄSSBOHRER ADVANCED DRIVER ASSISTANCE SYSTEMS
Kässbohrer Advanced Driver Assistance Systems with Park assist with novel reverse parking technology, Advanced Blind Spot detection with night vision, Overtaking assist enabling full calculations and safe takeover of the entire truck-trailer combination, as well as 360° view, is a step in the smart trailer that needs to evolve for full automated driving of the future.Read More
KÄSSBOHRER MULTIFUNCTIONAL REAR UNDER RUN PROTECTION DEVICE RUPD-5K1
Kässbohrer Multifunctional Rear Under Run Protection Device RUPD-5K1 is ECE R58.003 regulation-compliant rear bumper that serves as a landing leg without any additional cost or weight for semi-trailers, including general cargo purpose vehicles and tank and silos. Via meticulous design allowing the rear bumper to be lifted up and down, RUPD-5K1 solves operational problems occurring in warehouse operations, ferry operations, train loading operations, tire change as well as silo discharge.Read More
K.SHG AVMH MULTI-FUNCTIONAL CONTAINER CHASSIS WITH NOVEL OCTAGONAL CENTRAL FRAME DESIGN
Kässbohrer Multi-functional Container Chassis with Novel Octagonal Central Frame Design, K.SHG AVMH /45 – 16 / 27 engineered to carry containers from 20 ft. up to 45 ft. including HC containers. Constructed with patented octagonal middle and rear extension structure and user friendly patented front extension in order to provide reliability and efficiency in intermodal operations.Read More
K.STS F SAFETY SYSTEM FOR BITUMEN TANKER DISCHARGE OPERATION
Winner of the IAA Trailer Innovation 2017 award for safety, Kässbohrer Safety Bitumen Tanker introduces “remote control for discharge” ensuring the safety of the driver as well as the equipment through more automated discharge process.Read More
K.SSK SAFETY TIPPING SILO WITH SMART CONTROL
Kässbohrer Safety Tipping Silo K.SSK is designed to ensure the safety of the driver, the site personnel, the equipment by reducing the operational risks. As a side benefit, the system contributes to increased efficiency in operations. The Safety Tipping Silo is developed in accordance with ECTA and DOW norms.Read More
K.SSL SMART NON-TIPPING SILO WITH AUTONOMOUS DISCHARGE
Kässbohrer Smart Non-Tipping Silo, K.SSL features fully automatization of the discharge process enabling a safer and more efficient discharge. Experienced drivers are the key point for safer operations and fast discharge/operation times.Read More
K-FIX THE LOAD SECURING SYSTEM FROM KÄSSBOHRER
Kässbohrer has developed a multipoint load securing system, K-Fix which ensures you can secure various forms of cargo quickly, flexibly and with the utmost reliability. Our patent pending K-Fix side rave design has been developed over 6 months with 1 million km accelerated durability test and is EN12640 (strapping points on commercial vehicles) certified and complies with TIR international freight transportation regulations.Read More