The BVV Lifetime Service for passenger transport and locomotive wheelsets

More safety with the original manufacturer quality guarantee

The special feature of our BVV Lifetime Service is the comprehensive quality guarantee for all work and all components. Each spare part complies with the applicable rules of good engineering practice and is tested according to the standards of the regulatory authorities. You can rest assured that only original spare parts that withstand every test are used.

Additionally, this guarantee applies equally to the entire delivery service of original spare parts as well as the complete service, in which we carry out all work in guaranteed BVV quality.

Consultancy and Services

  • Comprehensive consulting services for all wheelset specific questions, such as an optimised choice of material
  • Assistance in determining the test intervals of wheelset axles based on fracture mechanics
  • Support with vehicle modernisation or upgrading in the form of recalculations, design adjustments etc.
  • Provision of approval documents for the use of new wear-resistant wheel materials
  • Strength analysis of existing components based on new standard requirements

Wheelset maintenance

  • Modernisation of wheelsets, e.g. the retrofitting of wheels with wheel noise absorbers to dampen rolling and curve travel noise or the common start-up noise in locomotives.

Original spare parts

  • Delivery of all manufacturer-tested original spare parts for self-installation