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Divisions

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 (2021) €5,298 million

Divisional Structure

Head of Division Christophe Marnat
Product Lines Person in charge
Foundation Brakes Ryan Biehl
Brake Controls Henry Whiting
Steering Systems Theo Kaster

Contact

Address

ZF Group

Division Passive Safety Systems

Industriestraße 20

73553 Alfdorf

Germany

Phone: +49 7172 302-0

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 (2021) €7,294 million

Divisional Structure

Head of Division Dr. Peter Holdmann
Product Lines Person in charge
Chassis Components Steffen Reichelt
Suspension Technology Mario Sabel
Chassis Systems & Modules Eike Dorff
Chassis Actuators Ingo Hermansa

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, Zhangjiagang
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

Electrified Powertrain Technology

About the Division

The Electrified Powertrain Technology division bundles the competencies for the increasing electrification of the powertrain in the passenger car driveline sector. As a technology leader, ZF will further expand its leading position and offer all desired powertrain solutions with a comprehensive portfolio for every manufacturer. The key to success here is a range of products from components to systems completely from a single source: flexible and scalable, cross-manufacturer and cross-platform.

Facts & Figures

Sales (2021) €9,553 million

Divisional Structure

Product Lines Person in charge
Electrified Powertrain Systems Markus Schwabe
Powertrain Modules Claus Umnus
Electronics Harald Deiss
Axle Drives Kay Schmidt
Electric Motors Roland Hintringer
Electronic Interfaces Thomas Buda

Locations

Locations in Europe Czech Republic: Klášterec, Plzeň
Germany: Alsdorf, Auerbach, Bayreuth, Brandenburg, Diepholz, Friedrichshafen, Gotha, Kressbronn, München, Neunkirchen, Regensburg, Saarbrücken, Schweinfurt, Thyrnau, Völklingen
Hungary: Eger
Italy: Assago
Serbia: Pančevo
Slovakia: Levice, Trnava
United Kingdom: Shirley
Locations in North America Mexico: Saltillo, Juárez
USA: El Paso, Gainesville, Gray Court, Marysville, Pleasant Prairie, Northville
Locations in Asia, India, Pacific, Middle East & Australia China: Hangzhou, Hongkong, Peking, Shanghai, Shenyang, Zhuhai
India: Hyderabad, Pune
Japan: Yokohama

Contact

Address

ZF Friedrichshafen AG

88038 Friedrichshafen

Germany

Phone +49 7541 77-0

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 (2021) €1,835 million

Divisional Structure

Head of Division Jana Rosenmann
Product Lines Person in charge
Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) and Electronics Operations Jared Jacobs
Intercompany Product Line Alex Martin
Passive Safety Product Line Tammer Jarjoura

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 (2021) €3,804 million

Divisional Structure

Head of Division Rudolf Stark
Product Lines Person in charge
Inflatable Restraint Systems Dirk Schultz (acting)
Inflators Michael Ruster
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

Commercial Vehicle Solutions

About the Division

ZF’s Commercial Vehicle Solutions (CVS) division is helping shape the future of commercial transportation ecosystems. Our mission is to be the preferred global technology partner to the commercial vehicle industry. Powerfully combining ZF’s commercial vehicle systems expertise, extensive technology portfolio and global operations, the division serves the full commercial vehicle industry value chain.  As the automotive industry progresses towards an increasingly autonomous, connected, and electrified (ACE) future, ZF’s CVS division innovates, integrates and supplies components and advanced control systems that help make commercial vehicles and fleets operate more safely and sustainably. CVS unites ZF’s former Commercial Vehicle Technology and Commercial Vehicle Control Systems divisions, the latter being formed following ZF’s acquisition of WABCO in Spring 2020. 

Facts & Figures

Sales Commercial Vehicle Control Systems Division (2021)
Sales Commercial Vehicle Technology Division (2021)
€3,052 million
€3,888 million

Divisional Structure

Head of Division Wilhelm Rehm
Regions Person in charge
Americas Julien Plenchette
EMEA 1 Nick Rens
EMEA 2 Kleber Vinhas
India P. Kaniappan
APAC Sujie Yu
Product Lines Person in charge
Chassis Technology Richard Bouveret
Driveline Components Pawel Porczynski
Driveline Systems Winfried Gründler
Vehicle Dynamics Philipp Helmich
CV Aftermarket Aleksander Rabinovitch

Locations

Locations in Europe Belgium: Bruxelles, Ieper
Germany: Friedrichshafen, Bielefeld, Dielingen, Düsseldorf, Gronau, Hanover, Mannheim, Passau, Schweinfurt
France: Bouthéon
Hungary: Eger
Poland: Wroclaw, Stanowice
Russia: St. Petersburg, Naberezhnye Chelny, Moskau
Spain: Ermua, Pamplona
Switzerland: Bern
Turkey: Izmir
United Kingdom: Leeds
Locations in North America Canada: Oakville
Mexico: Empalme, Guadalajara, Queretaro, San Luis Potosi
USA: Auburn Hills, Gainesville, Hebron, Lafayette, Lebanon, North Charleston, North Mankato, Rogersville, Rochester Hills
Locations in South America Argentina: Araraquara, Limeira, San Francisco
Brazil: Campinas, São Bernardo do Campo, Sorocaba
Locations in Asia, India, Pacific, Middle East & Australia China: Changchun, Jiaxing, Jinan, Qingdao, Shanghai, Shiyan, Taishan
India: Chennai, Jamshedpur, Lucknow, Mahindra World City, Pantnagar, Pune, Tiruchirapalli
Japan: Tokyo
Korea (Republic): Pyeongtaek
Thailand: Rayong
Locations in Africa Algeria: Algier
South Africa: Cape Town

Contact

Addresses

ZF Friedrichshafen AG

Commercial Vehicle Solutions

Alfred-Colsman-Platz 1

88045 Friedrichshafen

Germany

Phone: +49 7541 77-0

Fax: +49 7541 77-908000



ZF CV Systems Global GmbH

Commercial Vehicle Solutions

Giacomettistrasse 1

3006 Bern

Switzerland

Phone: +41 31 581 33 00

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 (2021) €3,164 million

Divisional Structure

Head of Division Andreas Moser
Business Units Person in charge
Off-Highway & Test Systems Daniel Härter
Wind Power Technology & Industrial Drives Felix Henseler
Marine and Special Driveline Technology Daniel Härter
Aviation Technology Burkhard Siebert

Locations

Locations in Europe Austria: Steyr
Belgium: Antwerpen, Lommel
Czech Republic: Stankov
Germany: Friedrichshafen, Karlstein, Kassel, Passau, Ravensburg, Tübingen, Witten
Italy: Arco, Padua
Netherlands: Krimpen
Locations in North America USA: Gainesville, Miramar, Vernon Hills
Locations in South America Brazil: Sorocaba
Locations in Asia, India, Pacific, Middle East & Australia China: Hefei, Lizhou, Luoyang, Peking, Shanghai, Tianjin
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

Aftermarket

About the Division

The Aftermarket division is both an architect and pacesetter for the Next Generation Aftermarket and the preferred partner for fleet and aftermarket customers worldwide. ZF Friedrichshafen AG's leading aftermarket and fleet solutions portfolio is built on its strong brands; Lemförder, SACHS, TRW and WABCO. A broad product and service offering, advanced connectivity solutions for digital mobility management and a global service network, support and enhance the performance and efficiency of all vehicle types throughout their life cycle.

Facts & Figures

Sales (2021) €3,007 million

Divisional Structure

Head of Division Philippe Colpron
Business Lines Person in charge
Passenger Car Markus Wittig
Commercial Vehicle Aftermarket Aleksander Rabinovitch
Industrial / New Mobility Marco Neubold
Digital Solutions Philippe Colpron

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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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

Research and Development

Permanent research and development are an investment in the future. It is the only way to achieve innovation and high technical performance for machines with high user benefits.

Materials Management

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

ZF worldwide

Locations

Proximity to international customers is of great significance to the ZF Group. ZF will therefore continue to consistently expand its global market presence. This enables ZF to provide a dense network of highly qualified contacts close to international customers at all levels and in all regions.

Current publications

Download the 2021 Annual Report

Is the future programmable? Software will be a decisive factor for success in the mobility industry, and not just for ZF. Because the automobile is increasingly software-defined, the company is pushing the topic to the forefront of its thinking and actions. It is therefore no surprise that the Annual Report has a strong software theme in terms of both look and content. Find all the key facts and figures on the 2021 annual accounts in this downloadable PDF.