What does Lucchini RS mean?
Lucchini RS S.p.A. (formerly Lucchini Sidermeccanica S.p.A. and where the acronym “RS” stands for “rolling stock”) is an Italian company, fully owned by the Lucchini family through a financial holding called Sinpar S.p.A. and divided from Gruppo Lucchini, which was under Russian control of Mordashov and Severstal from 2005 till 2007.
Who is Lucchini South Africa?
Lucchini South Africa (PTY) LTD., is Africa’s manufacturer of forged freight and passenger railway wheels. Lucchini South Africa manufactures high-quality forged railway wheels with a proven track record across Africa. These include locomotive wheels, freight wagon wheels and passenger coach wheels.
What kind of wheels does Lucchini South Africa sell?
These include locomotive wheels, freight wagon wheels and passenger coach wheels. Lucchini South Africa is committed to transformation and the principles of Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE).
Who are Lucchini Unipart Rail Ltd?
On 2 February 2015 Lucchini RS and Unipart Rail created a new joint venture called LUR or Lucchini Unipart Rail Ltd. The new business has an annual turnover of around £60m (about €75m) and employs over 300 people on two production sites, Manchester and Doncaster.