Brose Fahrzeugteile GmbH & Co. Kommanditgesellschaft
Brose is the fourth largest family-owned automotive supplier in the world. The company develops and manufactures mechatronic systems for vehicle doors and seats as well as electric motors and electronics, including steering, brakes, transmissions and engine cooling. Around 26,000 employees at 64 locations in 24 countries generate sales of 6.2 billion euros. Every second new car in the world is equipped with at least one Brose product. Usually invisible to the driver, they ensure safety, comfort and efficiency. Through efficient standardization, maximum system integration and material innovations, Brose has been setting standards for years, for example in the field of lightweight construction.
“The network provides Brose with important impetus for the latest materials and manufacturing technologies. This enables us to identify specific trends for the automotive surfaces of the future and research them in cooperation with interested partners. Network management helps consolidate ideas, identify suitable funding opportunities and apply for projects. Participation therefore pays off in three respects: time, money and technology”.