J. Eberspaecher GmbH & Co. KG

Company Profile

■URL

http://www.eberspaecher.com/en/

■Address

Eberspaecherstrasse 24, 73730 Esslingen, Germany

Business Overview

-The Company is a leading developer and supplier of exhaust systems, vehicle heating systems, and commercial air conditioning systems.

-The Company is composed of the following three divisions:

  • Exhaust Technology
  • Climate Control Systems
  • Automotive Controls

-In the fiscal year ended December 31, 2016, 67.0% of the Company’s sales were generated from sources outside Germany.

Shareholders

-The Company is family-owned and run.

Products

Exhaust Technology
-Complete exhaust systems
-Exhaust systems with ActiveSound technology
-Catalytic converters
-Diesel Particulate Filters (DPF)
-Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) systems
-Combined SCR and DPF systems
-Silencers
-Lambda sensors
-On-board diagnostics
-Semi-active silencer systems
-Natural gas systems
-Manifolds
-Maniverters
-Electric gas recirculation valves
-Exhaust tubes
-Mufflers
-Exhaust system hot ends
-Exhaust heat exchangers
-Thermo-electric generators

Climate Control Systems
-Pre-heaters
-Fuel-operated heaters
-Electric air and water heaters
-Integrated Switch (IS) heaters
-Auxiliary heaters
-Bus air-conditioning systems
-PTC heating systems
-HVAC for special-purpose vehicles

  • Evaporators
  • Compressors
  • Condensers
  • Roof-mounted AC systems
  • Vehicle heaters

Automotive Controls
-Electronic control units
-Automotive bus systems
-Vehicle voltage converters
-Wear-free disconnectors and relays
-Battery management systems
-Controls for heaters
-On-board power supply stabilization systems
-Energy storage modules
-Glow plug control units
-Flap and fan control units for buses and trucks
-Climate gateways
-Heater electronics for catalytic converters

History

1865 Founded Company as a specialist in metal-framed roof glazing.
1913 Formed first international subsidiary in Vienna, Austria.
1931 Began production of mufflers for automobiles.
1947 Began production of turbochargers.
1953 Began production of pre-heaters.
1974 Began series production of catalytic converters.
1975 Developed first vehicle heater that could be directly installed in the passenger compartment.
1978 Began development of particulate filters for passenger cars.
1999 Began series production of electrical auxiliary heaters.
2004 Started measures to separate glass construction business from its automotive parts business.
2010 Entered bus and coach air-conditioning market.
2013

Formed joint venture with Shaanxi Wanfang Autoparts Co. Ltd., called Eberspaecher Exhaust Technology Xi'an Co., Ltd., to produce commercial aftertreatment systems in China.
Fully acquired joint venture company OTEM ZAO, a supplier of vehicle heaters and climate control systems, in Russia.
Formed joint venture with Mikuni Corporation, called Eberspaecher Mikuni Climate Control Systems, to produce automotive heaters in Japan.
Sep. 2016 Acquired majority stake in Vecture Inc., a company specializing expertise in the development and production of battery management systems, and complete energy storage systems.

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