About Us

LUR's core business is to provide service solutions for bogies, wheelsets and gearboxes.

LUR was established in 2015, creating an unique entity with complete control over its supply chain ‘from furnace to fleet’. One dedicated team with the experience to develop LUR as a leader in the UK traction and rolling stock market.

From the manufacture of the steel through to the delivery of the bogie, LUR brings together world-class manufacturing and distribution from the LUR stakeholders.

Our core business is to provide service solutions for bogies, wheelsets and gearboxes. However we also provide:

  • R&D, design and on-site operational services including NDT and product innovation trials
  • Digital services for asset storage and tracking of wheelsets, gearboxes and bogies
  • Supply chain and subcomponent management services through a ‘Tier 1’ supplier methodology
  • A vision for the future built upon four foundations of operational excellence, digitalisation, servitisation and local service

LUR is a joint venture between Lucchini RS Group of Italy and Unipart Rail, combining the wheel & axle machining and wheelset & gearbox overhaul capabilities in Manchester with the bogie overhaul & wheelset trading activities in Doncaster.

LUR's core business is to provide service solutions for bogies, wheelsets and gearboxes.
Some of LUR's customers include Siemens, Alstom and Hitachi.
LUR provides R&D, design and on-site operational services including NDT and product innovation trials.
LUR has a capacity to overhaul over 8,500 wheelsets per year.
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