Whilst ventilation technology (fans) and drive technology (elevators, medical technology) each both posted a double-digit increase in sales, the company says the automotive division is lagging behind expectations.
Published: 20 February 2018
Ziehl-Abegg has introduced a new system for the manual assembly of the circuit boards for the electric motors, reducing the error rate to zero percent. Elements that cannot be assembled on an automated basis are seen being assembled manually by Gabriela Szworc onto the printed circuit boards which are later installed in the motors
Fan and motor manufacturer Ziehl-Abegg posted growth of around 12% last year. Turnover rose from 484 million to 540 million euros according to provisional figures and the number of employees reached a new record high of 3,900, up from 3,550 a year ago.