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Automotive Technology

High-tech components and services for the automotive sector

Our business Automotive Technology designs and produces high-performance components and plants for customers all over the world. We aim to tailor our products specifically to the needs of our customers and offer them maximum quality and functionality.

Automotive Technology covers the entire value chain, from the development and manufacture of high-performance components through to machining and complex assembly processes. Mechatronic solutions using electronics and software developed in-house are playing an increasingly important role. Our end-to-end technical expertise and global market presence have made us into a reliable partner providing customers with real added value.

The product spectrum includes integrated camshafts and cylinder head modules with integrated camshafts. The range also incorporates manufactured steering and damper systems as well as springs and stabilizers and axis module assembly. We are also a system partner for all important components of the process chains car body and powertrain in automotive industry.

Global footprint: Over 60 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 more than 60 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.

  • 5.4 bn €

    sales

  • ~ 26.000

    employees worldwide

  • > 60

    locations worldwide

Innovator and Partner for our clients

Our brand promise: We advance our customers by providing mission-critical mechanical solutions and systems with highest quality, functionality, and value for money. Our expertise along the entire value chain and our global presence make us the trusted partner for the technology of tomorrow.

Products

Automotive Technology
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Camshafts
Camshafts

thyssenkrupp is the world market leader for assembled camshafts: we count practically all international auto manufacturers among our customers. Our camshafts are essential engine components, ensuring that oxygen is supplied to the combustion process and exhaust gases are removed from the engine block. We also develop cylinder head modules with integrated camshafts, variable valve train systems, and components for electric drives.

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Springs & stabilizers
Springs & stabilizers

Springs and stabilizers from thyssenkrupp provide maximum comfort and safety in vehicles. As partner to the automobile industry, we develop and produce premium innovative solutions to meet the highest demands on suspension technology. Whether for cars or trucks – we find the optimum combination of ride comfort and safety whatever the vehicle.

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Steering
Steering

Steering technology from thyssenkrupp is fitted in the vehicles of almost all major auto manufacturers. Alongside cold-forged steering components, we produce steering columns as well as complete mechanical, hydraulic and electric steering systems. Our electric power-assisted steering systems help significantly reduce fuel consumption. They are also a prerequisite for systems such as park assist, lane assist, and autonomous driving.

Industries

Automotive

Automotive

Innovations for the automobiles of tomorrow

As a reliable partner we support auto manufacturers worldwide in the manufacture of light, safe, and affordable vehicles – with our products and our expertise.

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Construction, infrastructure, and buildings

Construction, infrastructure, and buildings

Innovations for urban transformation

Whether it’s passenger transportation solutions or materials for state-of-the-art architecture – with our innovative products we are helping shape the cities of tomorrow.

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Energy generation and distribution

Energy generation and distribution

Sustainable technologies for a better future

With our vast product portfolio we offer solutions for the production, transportation, storage, and transformation of renewable and fossil energies.

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Aerospace

Aerospace

Full support for the world’s leading aerospace companies

With our advanced materials and processes, we help our customers reduce costs in the production of aircraft parts and raise air safety standards.

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Engineering

Engineering

Premium materials for state-of-the-art processing technologies

As partner to a wide range of industries, we support plant construction projects around the world – with our vast experience and engineering expertise.

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Oil and gas

Oil and gas

A local presence worldwide

With our wide portfolio of products and services and our global network, we have a local presence in all the main oil and gas markets.

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Special vehicles

Special vehicles

For the toughest conditions

Through rigorous material tests and continuous process control, we offer our customers consistent high quality in the construction and operation of highly specialized vehicles for all applications.

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