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©ZF Friedrichshafen AG

Status: Januar 2019

Shareholders: 93.8% Zeppelin Foundation and 6.2% DR. JÜRGEN UND IRMGARD ULDERUP STIFTUNG

Divisions

Car Powertrain Technology

About the Division

In the Car Powertrain Technology division, ZF is pooling its activities for passenger car driveline technology. Included in this context: development, production, and sale of transmissions and powertrain modules.

Facts & Figures

Sales (2019) €7,312 million

Divisional Structure

Head of Division Stephan von Schuckmann
Business Unit Person in charge
Automatic Transmissions Markus Schwabe
Manual Transmissions/ Dual Clutch Transmissions Markus Schmidt
Powertrain Modules Dr. Ulrich Kohler

Locations

Locations in Europe Germany: Saarbrücken, Brandenburg, Friedrichshafen, Schweinfurt, Kressbronn, Alsdorf
Slovakia: Levice, Trnava
Locations in North America USA: Northville, Gray Court
Mexico: Saltillo
Locations in South America Brazil: Araraquara
Locations in Asia, Pacific, Middle East & Australia China: Shanghai
India: Pune

Contact

Address

ZF Friedrichshafen AG

Car Powertrain Technology

Südring

66117 Saarbrücken

Germany

Phone +49 681 920-0

Fax +49 681 920-2377

Car Chassis Technology

About the Division

The Car Chassis Technology Division has the overall responsibility for passenger car chassis products applicable for vehicles of up to 6 tons. The divison’s product portfolio comprises everything from chassis components for wheel guidance to complete front and rear axles, including passive and semi-active dampers, as well as electromechanical active chassis systems.

Facts & Figures

Sales (2019) €7,684 million

Divisional Structure

Head of Division Dr. Peter Holdmann
Business Unit Person in charge
Achssysteme Dr. Peter Holdmann (PU)
Fahrwerkkomponenten Matthias Raulf
Dämpfungsmodule Mario Sabel

Locations

Locations in Europe Germany: Ahrweiler, Damme, Diepholz, Eitorf, Kreuztal, Schweinfurt, Stemwede-Dielingen/Lemförde, Wagenfeld
Czechia: Žatec
France: Florange, St. Etienne
Great Britain: Darlaston, Solihull
Italy: Candiolo
Austria: Lebring
Slovakia: Levice, Detva, Šahy
Spain: Lezama
Turkey: Izmir, Gebze
Locations in North America Canada: Windsor
Mexico: Aguascalientes, El Salto, Guadalajara, San Luis Potosi, Toluca
USA: Duncan, Lapeer, Newton, Northville, Tuscaloosa
Locations in South America Argentina: San Francisco
Brazil: Iracemápolis, Sorocaba
Locations in Asia, India, Pacific, Middle East & Australia China: Shanghai, Changchun, Shenyang, Bejing
India: Gurgaon, New Delhi, Chennai
Korea: Gumi-City, Changwon
Malaysia: Kulim, Pekan
Thailand: Rayong
Viet Nam: Haiphong
Locations in Africa South Africa: Rosslyn, East London

Contact

Address

ZF Friedrichshafen AG

Car Chassis Technology

49447 Stemwede-Dielingen/Lemförde

Germany

Phone: +49 5474 60-0

Fax: +49 5474 60-902000

Commercial Vehicle Technology

About the Division

The Commercial Vehicle Technology Division is responsible for the ZF Group's international business of driveline and chassis technology for commercial vehicles over 3.5 tons. The product portfolio includes automated, manual and powershift transmissions as well as drive components such as clutches and electric drives, and ADAS technology such as automated, camera and radar-based comfort and safety functions for trucks and buses. The portfolio also comprises complete chassis systems, chassis components and steering systems for vehicles of all renowned commercial vehicle manufacturers worldwide.

Facts & Figures

Sales (2019) €3,701 million

Divisional Structure

Head of Division Andreas Moser
Product Lines Person in charge
Truck & Van Driveline Technology Winfried Gründler
Axle & Transmission Systems for Buses & Coaches Dr. Andreas Grossl
CV Chassis Technology Joachim Holzner
CV Powertrain Modules Kleber Barros Vinhas
CV Steering Systems Tomas Bozek

Locations

Locations in Europe Germany: Friedrichshafen, Bielefeld, Dielingen, Passau, Schweinfurt
France: Bouthéon
Hungary: Eger
Russia: Naberezhnye Chelny
Spain: Ermua
Turkey: Izmir
Locations in North America Mexico: Guadalajara
USA: Gainesville
Locations in South America Argentina: San Francisco
Brazil: Sorocaba, São Bernardo do Campo
Locations in Asia, India, Pacific, Middle East & Australia China: Hangzhou, Shanghai, Shiyan, Suzhou
India: Pune
Locations in Africa Algeria: Algier
South Africa: Johannesburg

Contact

Address

ZF Friedrichshafen AG

Commercial Vehicle Technology

Alfred-Colsman-Platz 1

88045 Friedrichshafen

Germany

Phone: +49 7541 77-0

Fax: +49 7541 77-908000

Industrial Technology

About the Division

Industrial Technology is the division where ZF bundles its activities for “Off-Road” applications. It comprises the development and production of transmissions and axles for agricultural and construction machinery as well as driveline technology for material handling systems, rail and special vehicles.

The division is also responsible for the worldwide business of marine propulsion systems, aviation technology as well as the development and production of gearboxes for wind turbines and industrial applications. Test systems for all kinds of applications in driveline and chassis technology are also included in the division’s portfolio.

Facts & Figures

Sales (2019) €2,990 million

Divisional Structure

Head of Division Dr. Klaus Geißdörfer
Product Lines Person in charge
Off-Highway and Test Systems Udo Kneitz
Industrial Drives Christoph Kainzbauer
Wind Power Technology Mitja Schulz
Marine and Special Driveline Technology Daniel Härter
Aviation Technology Burkhard Siebert

Locations

Locations in Europe Austria: Steyr
Belgium: Antwerpen, Lommel
Czech Republic: Stankov
Germany: Passau, Kassel, Friedrichshafen, Witten
Italy: Padua, Arco
Netherlands: Krimpen
Locations in North America USA: Gainesville, Vernon Hills, Miramar
Locations in South America Brazil: Sorocaba
Locations in Asia, India, Pacific, Middle East & Australia China: Hangzhou, Hefei, Lizhou, Tianjin, Luoyang, Peking, Shanghai
India: Coimbatore, Pune
Taiwan: Kaohsiung
United Arab Emirates: Dubai

Contact

Address

ZF Friedrichshafen AG

Industrial Technology

94030 Passau

Germany

Phone: +49 851 494 0

Fax: +49 851 494 905000

E-Mobility

About the division

With driveline electrification, ZF is able to significantly contribute to reducing CO₂ emissions in road traffic. The technology company offers hybrid modules, plug-in hybrid transmissions as well as electric drives for electric vehicles complete with power electronics and system integration.

With the foundation of the E-Mobility division in January 2016, with headquarters in Schweinfurt, Germany, ZF has merged all of its e-mobility activities under one roof. This is also where the E-Mobility system house was initiated, where all electromobility-related customer requests are processed and the competencies of the Group are bundled. About 9,000 ZF employees work in this division at various locations around the world.

Facts & Figures

Sales (2019) €2,346 million

Divisional Structure

Head of Division Jörg Grotendorst
Product Lines Person in charge
Electronic Systems Harald Deiss
Electric Traction Drive Dr. Andreas Fink
Axles Drive Kay Schmidt
Electronic Interfaces Thomas Buda
System House Bert Hellwig

Locations

Locations in Europe Czech Republic: Klášterec, Plzeň
Germany: Auerbach, Bayreuth, Diepholz, Espelkamp, Friedrichshafen, Gotha, Regensburg, Schweinfurt, Thyrnau
Serbia: Pančevo
Locations in North America Mexico: Juárez
USA: El Paso, Gainesville, Marysville, Northville, Pleasant Prairie
Locations in Asia, India, Pacific, Middle East & Australia China: Shanghai, Shenyang, Zhuhai, Hongkong, Hangzhou
Japan: Yokohama

Contact

Address

ZF Friedrichshafen AG

Röntgenstraße 2

97424 Schweinfurt

Germany

Phone +49 9721 98-0

Aftermarket

About the division

The division Aftermarket of ZF Group guarantees the performance and efficiency of vehicles throughout their life cycle, with integrated solutions and the entire ZF product portfolio. Its combination of established product brands ZF, LEMFÖRDER, SACHS, TRW and BOGE, digital innovations, customized products and services, and a worldwide service network has made ZF a sought-after partner and number two in the global automotive aftermarket.

Facts & Figures

Sales (2019) €2,929 million

Fields of activity

Spare-parts business To the spare parts offer
Repairs To the repair service
Remanufacturing To remanufacturing at ZF Aftermarket
Fleet Service To the service for fleet owners
Workshop Service To the service for workshops
Technical Information To technical information

Locations

From immediate supply with spare parts to technical consultation and provision of flexible services - this is what we offer worldwide at numerous service centers and locations.

You will find the locations of Aftermarket within our Service Network.

Contact

Address

ZF Friedrichshafen AG

Aftermarket

P.O. Box 1446

97404 Schweinfurt

Germany

Phone: +49 9721 47560

Fax: +49 9721 475 5000

Address for navigation:

ZF Aftermarket
Uferstrasse
97424 Schweinfurt
Germany
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Electronics & ADAS

About the division

The Electronics & ADAS division is responsible for advanced driver assist systems, sensor technologies, integrated electronics including advanced safety domain control units and safety electronics such as airbag electronic control units and crash sensors for the automotive industry.

Facts & Figures

Sales (2019) €1,848 million

Divisional Structure

Head of Division Christophe Marnat
Product Lines Person in charge
Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) Aine Denari
Safety Electronics Jared Jacobs

Contact

Address

ZF Group

Division Electronics & ADAS

34605 W. Twelve Mile Road

Farmington Hills, MI 48331-3221

United States

Phone: +1 248 699 4300

Passive Safety Systems

About the division

The Passive Safety Systems division is responsible for the development and production of occupant safety systems for the automotive industry. Products include airbags, airbag inflators, seat belt systems and steering wheels.

Facts & Figures

Sales (2019) €4,337 million

Divisional Structure

Head of Division Rudolf Stark
Product Lines Person in charge
Inflatable Restraint Systems Joe Gaus
Seat Belt Systems Dr. Petra Mayer
Steering Wheel Systems Alexander Heilig

Contact

Address

ZF Group

Division Passive Safety Systems

Industriestraße 20

73553 Alfdorf

Germany

Phone: +49 7172 302-0

Active Safety Systems

About the division

The Active Safety Systems division is responsible for the development and production of steering and braking systems for the automotive industry. Products include Electronic Stability Control, Integrated Brake Control, Electric Park Brakes, Electrically Powered Steering Systems and Electrically Powered Hydraulic Steering Systems.

Facts & Figures

Sales (2019) €6,303 million

Divisional Structure

Head of Division Richard Wolfe
Product Lines Person in charge
Foundation Brakes Richard Wolfe
Brake Controls Henry Whiting
Rack Drive Laurent Crosnier
Column Drive Theo Kaster

Contact

Address

ZF Group

Division Passive Safety Systems

Industriestraße 20

73553 Alfdorf

Germany

Phone: +49 7172 302-0

Further Companies

ZF Race Engineering

ZF Race Engineering

Our customers‘ spectacular sporting success stands for the technical expertise and reliability of the products made by ZF Race Engineering.

ZF Gastronomie Service GmbH

ZF Gastronomie Service GmbH

As a wholly-owned ZF Group subsidiary, ZF Gastronomie GmbH is responsible for food services at several ZF sites. The company also provides catering, vending and party services to external customers.

Corporate Functions

Materials Management

Global purchasing and sophisticated, flexible logistics are vital factors for ZF's company success.

Current publications

Annual Report 2019

In the Annual Report, you will find important data and facts from the 2019 fiscal year.

Sustainability Report 2019

What does sustainability mean for ZF? The Sustainability Report provides the answer to this question.