High-Performance Axles, Gearboxes and Bogies for Rail Vehicles
Unrivalled Expertise in Railway Mobility Systems
Texelis is a 70-year-old company, which designs and manufactures high-performance axles, gearboxes and bogies for rail transport vehicles, including APMs, metros and tramways. Our products are designed to meet the most demanding quality, safety and reliability standards in the rail industry.
Texelis incorporates the latest technologies in its innovative tailor-made solutions for the railway industry. Texelis is an integrated company with in-house engineering, testing, manufacturing and after-sales services. We are renowned for delivering excellence all around the world.
Texelis has supplied more than 20,000 axles, gearboxes, bogies and major bogie components to leading global rolling stock manufacturers worldwide, including Siemens (NeoVal people mover), Alstom (rubber-tyred metro, Citadis tram), Bombardier (Innovia people mover) and CAF (rubber-tyred metro).
Texelis solutions are designed to suit the main specifications of each type of tramway, regardless of the compactness of the system (low-floor), the bogie architecture, the dynamic behaviour or the quality of the track on which the system will operate.
Texelis is the worldwide leader of mobility solutions for rubber-tyred metros. Based on 30 years’ experience, Texelis systems provide the best performance for this specific application (maximum grip, high-capacity acceleration and braking).
Automated People Movers (APMs)
The APM market is a strategic and evolving sector in which Texelis plays a leading role. Texelis offers “plug and play” solutions, such as bogies, to its customers. Texelis is currently developing a new-generation APM bogie without a mechanical guidance system.
New Developments and Special Applications
Texelis is continually developing special solutions for all types of rolling stock, especially the next generation of transport systems. Its expertise in the areas of mobility systems and mechanical transmissions allows it to offer technical, reliable and innovative solutions that exactly meet the specific needs of its customers.
Based on its extensive manufacturing experience and industrial know-how, Texelis has implemented an organisation and business unit dedicated to customer service.
Texelis’s multi-disciplinary technical teams are known for paying careful attention to customer needs, as well as innovating and proposing the right solutions.
Texelis offers full service delivery on power transmission:
- Analysis and expertise of mechanical drives
- Maintenance, repair and overhaul
- Upgrade, re-engineering and reduction of lifecycle cost
- Preparation of technical folder and training
- Management of spare parts
Its experience, combined with with feedback from operators and end users, help Texelis to continuously improve its development and design of new products in the railway industry.
Texelis’s success outside of France and neighbouring countries relies on a network of very qualified international partners, with more than 30 partners across five continents.
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