The global and reliable Partner for the sustainable progress of mobility and industry.
Passion, talent and creativity for advanced Customer-orientated solutions.
THE GROUP MAIN DIVISIONS
Lucchini RS is a steel manufacturing Group which offers a diversified range of high-tech products and services and operates globally.
Manufacturing of high-end railway components – wheels, axles, tyres and wheelsets for different applications like high-speed, intercity, heavy haul and mass transit system.
Manufacturing of forging and casting for various applications such as power generation, oil and gas, offshore platforms, cement works, industrial plants, iron and steel production plants or shipbuilding. Lucchini RS also produces a large variety of tool steel grades for plastic moulding, pressure die-casting and extrusion.
OUR MISSION IN 5 KEYPOINTS
We are an international Group with a long territorial tradition and continuous growth. We have a Customer focused sales and assistance network.
We are a Family that proudly and enthusiastically develops technical and social skills of its people.
We offer safe, reliable, high-quality solutions for the global railway and advanced industrial markets.
We work with the most advanced and efficient technologies, leveraging digital transformation and lean management.
We ensure flexibility, customization and sustainability thanks to the steel production integrated into the most innovative industrial process.
OUR VALUES GUIDE THE SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT OF THE GROUP
PASSION AND COURAGE
FOCUS ON PEOPLE
OUR COMPANY MILESTONES
Slide story-gallery and retrace our grows and develops, since 1856.
G. Andrea Gregorini moved his company, together with the manpower, from Vezza d’Oglio to Lovere and established a company for steel, casting and forging production.
Lovere plant sets up the production of railway wheels and axles on a large scale.
Changes of ownership between state-owned companies: ILVA, Italsider, Terni Group and finally Lovere Sidermeccanica.
In the frame of reorganization plan for state-owned steel mills,
Lovere Sidermeccanica is privatised and acquired by Lucchini Group.
The European expansion starts with the foundation of Lucchini UK,
Lucchini Sweden and Lucchini Poland.
Sinpar Spa (Lucchini Family) acquired 100% of Lovere Sidermeccanica from Lucchini Spa.
A massive investment plan is launched to upgrade and modernize
the Lovere site with the objective of delivering high quality railway components. The new company name and logo are changed to Lucchini RS. “RS” stands for Rolling Stock.
The worldwide expansion continues: Lucchini Beijing and Lucchini India. New rolling mill for train wheels started up.
New important investment for an automatic axle machining line, wheel machining center, automatic axle forging line, heat treatment facility for heavy forged/cast components (150t).
European strategy Expansion does not stop: LBX in Belgium, Lucchini Central Europe in Austria. Lucchini Mamé Forge born of an agreement between Mamé Group and Lucchini RS.
Lucchini South Africa is established in Johannesburg.
Lucchini Tool Steel and Lucchini NA are established, in Italy and North America, respectively.
Lucchini Industries is established in Italy with the objective to increase flexibility and reactivity of the industrial organizational structure.
Lucchini FA.RO. was born as a Joint-Venture between the companies Lucchini Tool Steel and FA.RO Acciai.
THE BLUE FORGE
Lucchini RS factory – that locals often refer to as “THE BLUE FORGE”- is situated in the heart of Northern Italy, surrounded by mountains and blue waters of the Iseo lake. Every day we, as a group, are reminded of the pristine beauty and fragility of nature and of our responsibility to protect it for future generations. Our sustainability and circularity initiatives, across Lucchini RS entire ecosystem, run from reuse of ~1,590 m3 of water for the wheel manufacturing to 5300+ tons of train wheels recycled annually.