Press Center

Press Release


ZF Services UK to offer Railtex visitors fast track to future

  • ZF Services UK to showcase proven specialist expertise at UK’s largest railway exhibition
  • Visitors to glimpse benefits of driveline & chassis technology including extended overhaul intervals and improved lifecycle costs
  • Showcase to feature EcoWorld, Smart Solutions and Repowering among innovation highlights

Railtex/Birmingham. ZF Services UK will be exhibiting its latest products, services and technology from ZF Rail at Railtex 2019 between 14th-16th May, further cementing its position as one of the world’s leaders in the area of driveline, chassis and safety technology.

Show more
ZF Services UK to offer Railtex visitors fast track to future

The UK’s largest railway exhibition, taking place at NEC Birmingham, will provide the ideal platform for the company to take centre stage where among the highlights to feature on the ZF Services UK stand (Hall 3a, Stand S31), will include EcoWorld, Repowering and Smart Solutions, just some of the innovative technology visitors can access at the show.

EcoWorld is ideal for use as a drive transmission in new rail vehicles as well as for repowering, while ZF's Repowering solutions aim at reducing fuel consumption and this life cycle costs and at extending the service life of the rail vehicles.

As a continuous innovator, ZF is preparing for the next generation of driveline, chassis and safety systems with intelligent connectivity solutions that will further improve productivity and efficiency for different segments and markets.

On the stand, there will be interactive content via a touch screen for visitors to further experience its capabilities, as well as the chance to win various ZF branded giveaways.

In addition, delegates will be able to meet with ZF Services UK’s team of specialists on stand who as always, will be equipped with a wealth of technical know-how and product information.

This year’s industry gathering will also present ZF Rail with the opportunity to promote its reverse engineering capabilities and Non-ZF offering, demonstrating to visitors why it is a reliable partner for the journey into the future on rails. Providing overhaul, repair and preventive maintenance for all rail operating companies using ZF product in the UK, ZF Services UK’s Centre of Competence has specialist workshop and testing facilities supported by mobile technical resources for fault diagnosis and on-site repairs, backed up by a proven record of working in partnership with the rail operators to meet present and future needs.

Paul Long, Business Manager Rail, said: “Railtex offers a great platform for us to showcase our innovative technology, alongside our service and overhaul capabilities to the rail sector. We’re relishing the prospect of meeting with visitors to show them how ZF can help shape their future and support them to better manage their existing assets.”