A Leader in the Rail Industry
Lippert is one of the leading innovators and manufacturers in railway solutions, manufacturing custom glass, rolling stock windows and a variety of rail interior products. We have manufacturing capabilities across four continents – Africa, Europe, North America and Asia.
By offering innovative designs and a wide portfolio of standard and customized solutions, we work with our customers from start to finish to achieve the highest quality railway products.
Standard & Customized Railcar Products
Lippert offers a growing catalog of premium train products to serve the railway sector both in North America and Europe. We design and produce parts for saloon /passenger compartments, business-class sitting rooms, sleeping cars, vestibules, cabs and crew rooms.
We are a leader in rail windows and glass solutions, interior railway components –including tables, seats, interior linings, ceilings, vestibules, compartments, racks and hand rails – as well as emergency systems, such as safety hammers and foot bridges for moving passengers from a damaged train to an aid unit.
Quality System Certificate: ISO 9001:2015_34346_16_S
IRIS & ISOTS
Quality System Certificate: IRIS e ISOTS
UNI EN ISO 3834-2
Welding, Certificate: ISO 3834: EWF: 5_EWF Certificate 2-IT-544 rev.4 del 15_06_2018 UNI EN ISO 3834-2
UNI EN ISO 3834-2
Welding, Certificate: ISO 3834: IIW: 3_IIW Certificate 2-IT-544 rev.4 del 15_06_2018 UNI EN ISO 3834-2
UNI EN 15085
Welding, Certificate: UNI EN 15085: Certificate 115R del 23_04_2018 UNI EN 15085
High- and Very-High-Speed Trains
Starting from the designer’s style concept, we have engineered and manufactured complete vestibule linings, LED lighting systems, as well as folding tables for all different commercial classes of train cars.
On the external side of the train, Lippert has also engineered and manufactured unfoldable side skirts in aluminum. We employ advanced solutions for welding and gluing in order to resist the high mechanical stress that affects a train traveling up to 400 km/h and through tunnels.
- Adopted Solutions: Modularity, pre-mounted items, mounting logic and tolerance management
- Materials: Resin cell and MPM sandwich made of aluminum and PET
- Main Characteristics: Fire/smoke-certified and thermo-acoustic insulation
Concepts and Mockups
LED Lighting System
Aluminum Side Skirts
ETR 500 Brand AV
Starting in 2005, Trenitalia decided to make a massive restyling of its high-speed fleet of trains, introducing the AV brand.
Lippert completely revised the interiors of the ETR 500 trains, with new interior linings and lighting for passenger saloons of both first- and second-class coaches. Furthermore, starting from the designer's style concept, we engineered and manufactured the complete interior solution for the first-class compartments.
- Passenger Saloon: Ceiling, luggage racks, lighting modules and side panels
- First-Class Compartment: Main seating with pull-out table and lighting modules
Starting in 2010, we have supplied a variety of interiors component for AnsaldoBreda V250 high-speed trains, for both first class and second class, including luggage racks, lighting diffusers, single / double tables and litter bins.
ETR 500 Frecciarossa
Starting in 2011, Trenitalia diversified its on board service into four different classes: Executive, Business, Premium and Standard.
Lippert studied and developed simple but effective solutions to uniquely identify the different classes, introducing new partition elements for seating. Furthermore, we revamped all ceiling panels, as well as the ceiling lighting system.
Trenitalia: UIC Z1 Coaches
Project Date: 2003-2007
We carried out a restyling of these coaches, supplying tables, folding seats and litter bins.
Trenitalia: Gran Confort Coaches
Project Date: 2004-2008
We helped restyle these coaches by providing new tables.
Trenitalia: Eurostar City
Project Date: 2004-2010
We carried out a restyling of these coaches, providing new litter bins.
DSB Danske Statsbaner (Denmark): DMU IC4
Project Date: 2004-2010
On this train, Lippert provided the exterior doors of the cabin, complete with thermal glass, electric window and door lock control units during washing operations.
NSB Norges Statsbaner (Norway): EMU
Project Date: 2000-2003
On this train, Lippert provided the side fairings of the roof.
A functional requalification, the change of convoy mission from "train" to "metro" service was creating criticalities in term of boarding time.
Lippert solved the situation with a brilliant restyling of the vestibules and the end side compartments.
Before and After
LeNord - TRENORD TSR Train
On this train, Lippert provided a modern and functional upgrade with luggage racks and a new LED lighting system.
On these double-deck coaches for regional transportation, Lippert designed and supplied the whole system of internal linings of the vestibule to those of passenger saloons, to the linings of the driving cab.
Driving Coach Interior Linings
Driving & Trailed Coaches Compartment Interior Linings
Driving & Trailed Coaches Vestibule Interior Linings
Metro Roma Line C
Project Date: 2009-2011
On this metropolitan train, we designed and supplied the whole system of internal linings, including the seats.
Metro Brescia MLA
Project Date: 2008-2012
Lippert designed and supplied the whole system of internal linings for this metropolitan train,including the seats.