Lippert Rail to Exhibit at InnoTrans in Berlin, September 20-23
September 12, 2022
Elkhart, Ind. — Lippert Components, Inc. (together with its affiliates, Lippert™), a supplier of a broad array of highly engineered components for the leading original equipment manufacturers in the recreation and transportation product markets, and the related aftermarkets of those industries, is proud to announce that Lippert will attend InnoTrans, the world’s leading trade fair for transport technology in Berlin, Germany from September 20-23, 2022.
After the acquisition of Sessa Klein S.p.A. in 2017 and Ciesse S.p.A. in 2019, Lippert has enhanced the capabilities of both companies from an innovation and cultural perspective. In 2021, Lippert became a member of UNIFE, the European Rail Supply Industry Association, the official representative body of the Rail Supply industry in Europe.
InnoTrans hosts more than 3,000 exhibitors and takes place every two years in Berlin. Lippert Rail will welcome its customers and stakeholders to Hall 1.1, Stand 720. During the four-day trade show, special events with rail experts will be available to the public.
Lippert team members will showcase innovative solutions and technologies, to optimize current product portfolios and to offer new branded components.
With over 40 years of experience in the Rail industry, Lippert’s Rail team is striving to implement a new way of producing rail products, improving passengers’ experience, and enhancing the green content of the rolling stock market for more sustainable mobility.
“We are delighted to be exhibiting at InnoTrans,” said Jim Menefee, Lippert Group President – Europe. “Our Rail team has worked hard to bring new solutions for the rolling stock industry, and what an opportunity to present the Lippert brand at the world’s leading trade show for transport technology.”
“Our aim is to contribute to the development of trains where passengers have a positive experience, travelling comfortably and safely. At InnoTrans 2022, our great team of experts will show their passion to face upcoming challenges in the Railway industry,” said Francesco Filippelli, Lippert’s Vice President Railway EMEA.
Lippert Rail will also share with customers and visitors their cultural transformation following Lippert’s overall goal of being a force for good.
“Our culture of caring,” continues Filippelli, “is present in every member of our organization. No matter what they do, there is an intrinsic link that connects our mission with our team members.”
About Lippert EMEA (Europe, Middle East, Africa)
In 2016, Lippert™ began to focus its attention and resources in the European Caravanning Market acquiring some of the most successful companies in the industry. Headquartered in Tuscany, Italy, Lippert’s manufacturing capabilities include entry door manufacturing and lamination, bed lifts, pop up roofs for camper vans, slide-outs, table legs, TV Brackets, bike carriers, entry steps, blinds and flyscreens. Ever advancing in this market, Lippert has also expanded into the Netherlands by acquiring the Dutch brand Polyplastic which specializes in vinyl, aluminum and frameless windows. Most recently, Lippert acquired the German brand Schaudt, a manufacturer of power management, battery chargers and electronic control systems. As Lippert expanded into the European Caravanning Market, several strategic acquisitions were made in the Global Rail Industry, creating Lippert Rail, manufacturing glass windows and interior furniture for trains. In the Rail Sector, Lippert’s continued focus is on highly engineered products and extensive research of innovative solutions, offering these products to vehicle owners, operators, manufacturers and refurbishers, industry subcontractors, authorities and organizations. Lippert also made a substantial investment in the Global Marine Market with the acquisition of the Lewmar Limited group of entities, an industry leader in hardware, winches, hydraulics, windlasses, anchors, thrusters, steering systems, hatches and portlights that suits every vessel from the smallest day fisher to largest mega-yacht.
For more information:
Francesca Tompetrini – Marketing Coordinator
Lippert, Caravanning Europe
Via Etruria 1
50026 San Casciano Val di Pesa (FI) – Italy
Phone: +39 055 8293411
From over 140 manufacturing and distribution facilities located throughout North America, Africa and Europe, Lippert™ supplies a broad array of highly engineered components for the leading manufacturers of recreational vehicles and prefab homes. It also operates in adjacent markets, including marine, bus, industrial vehicles and trains. Lippert™ also serves a wide range of aftermarket segments, providing high quality products for the caravanning, automotive and marine industries. With over 15,000 team members, and a diverse portfolio of best-in-class brands, Lippert™ adopts a team-based business philosophy and has proven that, by putting people first, the possibilities for growth and development are truly endless.
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