Zephir is the leader in the rail-road shunting LOCOTRACTORS and industrial towing tractors, thanks to the largest range of vehicles having the best performances in the world. Zephir products include the Locotractors LOK, CRAB, KUBO and LOKOM and several models of industrial towing tractors.
LOK range is based on 11 models, covering equivalent locomotives weights from 10 tons up to 100 tons and train weights from 600 tons up to 6000 tons. The Locotractor can be on and off-tracked in most areas in one quick and easy manoeuvre. Therefore, it can cross tracks to perform cross terminal movements quickly and efficiently.
LOKOM range is a rail dedicated vehicle and is able to replace small size shunting locomotives having a weight up to 40/50 tons. This range is manufactured in two different versions: one with steel-wheels allowing higher speeds, and the other one with steel-wheels with replaceable rubber friction bands which allow higher tows at lower speeds.
The revolutionary CRAB and KUBO ranges include respectively 7 and 5 basic models, diesel or battery electric powered. These vehicles are designed for indoor use, they have an high versatility and extremely cheap running costs.
ZEPHIR specializes in tailored solutions according to the customer and different national requirements. Zephir designs and produces its products in 2 different workshops situated in Modena (Italy) collaborating with the most specialized suppliers.