Lucchini South Africa (PTY) LTD., is a wholly owned subsidiary of Lucchini RS S.p.A., a world renowned Italian manufacturer of forged railway products. Lucchini RS has been actively trading forged railway wheels and axles in South Africa over the last 13 years.
In fulfilling a long time goal of loc... read morealising in South Africa, Lucchini RS has invested an amount of R 120mil in the establishment of Lucchini SA, which includes the latest technology in plant and machinery. This investment also supports the South African Government’s plans for job creation, and localised manufacturing of railway products. It is envisaged that approximately 45 new jobs will be created through this investment, with a product local content of between 30 to 40%. Further expansion of the activity is planned in the future, with a medium term target of approx. 100 employees.
Currently Lucchini SA is currently B-BBEE level 4 certified, with a vision of becoming a level 3 certified company.
For more information about the Lucchini RS Group, please go to www.lucchinirs.it