At thyssenkrupp we perform axle assembly and logistics services for our customers in the automobile industry. Chassis modules and complete axle systems are produced just-in-time and delivered just-in-sequence according to customers' needs. Our services include module and system assembly and if required quality and supplier management for our customers.
High-tech components and services for the automotive sector
thyssenkrupp's Automotive Technology business segment is one of the leading suppliers and engineering partners to the international auto industry. The range of products and services includes high-tech components and systems as well as automation solutions for vehicle manufacturing. Our claim is to develop our products specifically to meet our customers' needs and offer them the highest quality and functionality.
The scope of our product range extends from chassis technologies such as steering and damping systems to the assembly of axle systems and the production of engine components for conventional and alternative drive systems. In addition, we specialize in the production of springs and stabilizers for vehicles of various types as well as track suspension components and systems. Our expertise also extends to the development of assembly lines for body construction and the volume production of lightweight body parts.
Automotive Technology thus covers the entire value chain: from the development and manufacture of high-performance components through mechanical processing to the assembly of highly complex systems. Mechatronic solutions with electronics and software developed in-house are playing an increasingly important role.
Our comprehensive technology expertise and global market presence make us a reliable partner who creates added value for our customers.
Global footprint: Around 90 manufacturing sites on four continents
We adapt and continuously improve our business to meet the requirements of our customers. This applies in particular to our production processes at around 90 locations on four continents. To compete on the global markets, we are expanding our production network in growth regions. Our guiding principle is operational excellence, which means we focus on top-quality processes and products, first-class logistics in production and delivery, and a high level of cost efficiency. With the introduction of a standardized process landscape and efficient IT infrastructure, we are creating the conditions for the digitization of industrial production.
Innovator and Partner for our clients
We want to move our customers forward by providing functionally relevant mechanical components and mechatronic systems of the highest quality and functionality for their products. That is our brand promise. Our expertise along the entire value chain, our cost efficiency and our global presence make us a reliable partner for the technologies of tomorrow.