The global and reliable Partner for the sustainable progress of mobility and industry.
Passion, talent and creativity for advanced Customer-orientated solutions.
Lucchini Central Europe GmbH was founded in early 2015 as a joint venture between the globally Lucchini RS Group and the company SMW,
which specializes in the processing of metal parts for middle and for large series.
Lucchini Central Europe manufactures railway wheels and has established itself in particular in the manufacture
and delivery of high-speed wheels (ICE), solid wheels with demanding geometries and requirements, and locomotive wheels.
In the Group, Lucchini Central Europe is responsible for the entire market in the DACH region
and supplies a large part of the high-speed wheels required for passenger trains in this market.
OUR MISSION IN 5 KEYPOINTS
HERITAGEWe are an international Group with a long territorial tradition and continuous growth. We have a Customer focused sales and assistance network.
FAMILYWe are a Family that proudly and enthusiastically develops technical and social skills of its people.
QUALITYWe offer safe, reliable, high-quality solutions for the global railway and advanced industrial markets.
TECHNOLOGYWe work with the most advanced and efficient technologies, leveraging digital transformation and lean management.
FLEXIBILITYWe ensure flexibility, customization and sustainability thanks to the steel production integrated into the most innovative industrial process.
OUR VALUES GUIDE THE SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT OF THE GROUP
PASSION AND COURAGE
FOCUS ON PEOPLE
OUR GROUP MILESTONES
Slide story-gallery and retrace our grows and develops, since 1856.
G. Andrea Gregorini moved his company, together with the manpower, from Vezza d’Oglio to Lovere and established a company for steel, casting and forging production.
Lovere plant sets up the production of railway wheels and axles on a large scale.
Changes of ownership between state-owned companies: ILVA, Italsider, Terni Group and finally Lovere Sidermeccanica.
In the frame of reorganization plan for state-owned steel mills,
Lovere Sidermeccanica is privatised and acquired by Lucchini Group.
The European expansion starts with the foundation of Lucchini UK,
Lucchini Sweden and Lucchini Poland.
Sinpar Spa (Lucchini Family) acquired 100% of Lovere Sidermeccanica from Lucchini Spa.
A massive investment plan is launched to upgrade and modernize
the Lovere site with the objective of delivering high quality railway components. The new company name and logo are changed to Lucchini RS. “RS” stands for Rolling Stock.
The worldwide expansion continues: Lucchini Beijing and Lucchini India. New rolling mill for train wheels started up.
New important investment for an automatic axle machining line, wheel machining center, automatic axle forging line, heat treatment facility for heavy forged/cast components (150t).
European strategy Expansion does not stop: LBX in Belgium, Lucchini Central Europe in Austria. Lucchini Mamé Forge born of an agreement between Mamé Group and Lucchini RS.
Lucchini South Africa is established in Johannesburg.
Lucchini Tool Steel and Lucchini NA are established, in Italy and North America, respectively.
Lucchini Industries is established in Italy with the objective to increase flexibility and reactivity of the industrial organizational structure.
Lucchini FA.RO. was born as a Joint-Venture between the companies Lucchini Tool Steel and FA.RO Acciai.