KLW WHEELCO Wheels, Wheel Centers, Tyres and Axles
KLW Wheelco SA is the marketing, distribution and export sales company of global pipes and railway wheels producer, Interpipe. Based in Lugano, KLW Wheelco supplies high quality railway wheels to customers from over 60 countries including Europe, North America, Asia and the CIS.
Our products are certified by the national railway operators of the USA, Germany, Great Britain, Austria, Switzerland, Bulgaria, Poland, Slovenia and Hungary.
Railway wheels and tyres for railway operators
KLW is committed to providing the highest quality railway wheels according to the specifications and requirements of the customer, corresponding to demanding international standards.
Our products are guaranteed by the quality management system ISO 9001 and certified by TSI, DB, AAR etc. Quality control is enforced at all stages of product manufacturing from steel melting to the acceptance test of wheels and tyres.
Railway wheels for freight and passenger cars, locomotives and mass transportation cars
The KLW insignia unites about 240 types of railway wheels for freight and passenger cars, locomotives and mass transportation cars. We also provide 80 types of railway tyres for locomotives, freight and passenger cars.
Tyres and wheels are manufactured according to the specifications and requirements of the customer as per the norms of international standards.
Rail vehicle wheels and tyres
Features of our rail vehicle wheels include:
- Outside diameter: 700mm – 1269mm
- Inside diameter: 600mm – 1100mm
- Width of rim: 95mm – 160mm
- Height of hub: 90mm – 300mm
- Mass: 165kg – 1050kg
Features of our tyres include:
- Outside diameter: 690mm – 1300mm
- Inside diameter: 550mm – 1100mm
- Width of rim: 80mm – 150mm
- Mass: 100mm – 600kg
Products and Services
One of the largest global manufacturers of railway wheels, Interpipe, has presented its wheel brand KLW to the 10th International Conference of the Association of Heavy-Load Transport, which took place on 19-22 June in Calgary, Canada. The Association of Heavy-Load Transport (INNA) is the authoriRead more
Interpipe has started to promote the 17th International Wheelset Congress in the international railway industry sector. One of the first events, where Interpipe presented the Wheelset Congress, was the World Congress of Railway Research (WCRR), which was held from 21-26 May in Lille, France.Read more
The representatives of Bombardier Transportation, the global leader in rail technology visited Interpipe NTRP, producer of the railway wheels under KLW brand. The delegation of Bombardier Transportation included top procurement people from the UK, Germany and Poland. The main reason for the visitRead more
Steel pipe and railway wheel company Interpipe has announced the launch of a new product website (www.klw.biz), created for its clients in the railway industry. On the new website customers have the possibility to read the latest news about the wheel brand KLW, receive information about the resulRead more
Leading steel pipe and railway wheel company Interpipe presented its KLW wheel products at the 9th International Heavy Haul Conference and Exhibition for Modern Railways 2009, which was held from 22 – 25 June 2009 in Shanghai, China. Interpipe delivered a technical report to conference delegatesRead more
Interpipe NTRP mill (Dnepropetrovsk), which produces railway wheels and wheel treads under the KLW brand, has passed an audit for the certification of both equipment and employees working at the non-destructive examination line of railway wheels. These wheels are supplied for export in accordanceRead more
Interpipe NTRP mill (Dnepropetrovsk), manufacturers of railway wheels under the KLW brand, has successfully passed an audit by the Association of American Railroads (AAR). The audit confirmed that the Quality Management System is effective and meets the AAR M-1003 industry standard. DurRead more