-The Company is a leading global expert for filtration solutions. It primarily develops and manufactures air filters, oil filters, fuel filters, cabin filters, and filter systems for the automotive industry.
-The Company is organized into four business units:
- Automotive Original Equipment
- Automotive Aftermarket
- Industrial Filtration
- Water Filtration
-The Company is family owned.
Air filter systems
-Air cleaner systems
-Combination filters with carbon layer
Liquid filter systems
-Modular fuel filter systems
-Multilayer filter media
-Integrated oil-water-heat exchangers
-Crankcase ventilation systems
-Oil pressure switches
-Fuel supply rails
-Oil mist separators
-Sealing systems and components
Air intake systems
-Passive and active intake manifolds
-Active charge air ducts
-Charge air ducts
-Crankcase ventilation systems
-Air induction systems
-Double resonance systems
-Active intake module with additional electric booster
-Intake air preheating boxes
Electric vehicle components
-Plastic battery frames
-Air dryer cartridges
-Ion exchange filters
-Cathode air filters
|1941||Filterwerk Mann+Hummel GmbH founded in Ludwigsburg near Stuttgart, Germany, by Adolf Mann and Dr. Erich Hummel.|
|1942||Development of an air cleaner with a cyclone construction; both textile and felt filters; strainer disc filters; and a main-flow oil centrifuge.|
|1946||"Filap" was founded to produce industrial filters. Founded in Speyer.|
|1948||"Plant Engineering" Division founded (now Mann+Hummel ProTec GmbH)|
|1951||Development and start of filter production with paper fine-mesh filter elements for air and oil filtration.|
|1954||Start of construction of a second production plant in Ludwigsburg.|
|1958||Start of production of spin-on filters for oil (main and auxiliary flow).|
|1959||Start of cooperation with filter manufacturers in Argentina and Brazil (now: Mann+Hummel Argentina S.A., Buenos Aires; and Mann+Hummel Brasil Ltda., Indaiatuba).|
|1962||Purchase of a former pasta factory in Marklkofen, Bavaria, and conversion into third production plant in Germany.|
|1965||Filtros Mann S.A. founded in Zaragoza, Spain.|
|1967||Presentation at the Frankfurt Motor Show of air cleaner with radial inlet and integrated pre-separation ring (later named the "Mann Piclon").|
|1969||Purchase of another production plant in Ludwigsburg and expansion of the "Plant Engineering" Division (now Mann+Hummel ProTec GmbH).
First series orders for automobile air cleaners made of plastic.
First flat filter element for automobile air cleaners.
|1970||Concentration of the Speyer plants in the "Brunckstrasse", the actual site of the Industrial Filters Business Unit|
|1973||Delivery of the first coloring equipment (ProTec Business Unit)|
|1978||Delivery of the first multiple feed station conveying system (ProTec Business Unit)|
|1981||Started development of plastic engine intake manifolds.|
|1984||First plastic oil filter housing.|
|1988||Purchase of Hydromation N.V. in Tongeren, Belgium.|
|1989||Started series production of plastic intake manifolds using the lost core technology|
|1990||Extensive expansion of engine test benches and roller dynamometers in Ludwigsburg.|
|1991||Purchase of Plasta Sonneberg GmbH, Thuringia, (now: Filterwerk Mann+Hummel GmbH, Sonneberg).|
|1993||Joint venture Mann Filtr Jipap s.r.o. founded in the Czech Republic.
Filtros Mann S.A. founded in Mexico. (now: Mann+Hummel Mexico, S.A. de C.V.)
Acquisition of Somos GmbH, Weiterstadt.
Development of the "Europiclon" air cleaner generation.
|1994||Mann+Hummel Filter Technology Inc. founded in Greensboro, North Carolina, U.S.A. (now: Mann+Hummel USA, Inc.)|
|1995||Purchase of Universal Dynamics, Inc., Woodbridge, Virginia, U.S.A.
Production of an intake module with a plastic switch air intake manifold (lost core technology).
|1996||Environmental Prize from the Federation of German Industry (BDI) for "evotop(R)", an environmentally-friendly oil filter concept with a metal-free filter element.
Mann+Hummel (S.E.A.) Pte., Singapore, founded.
Opening of a sales office in Shanghai, China.
Mann+Hummel (UK) Ltd., Wolverhampton, United Kingdom, founded.
Mann+Hummel Automotive, Inc., Southfield, Michigan, U.S.A., founded. (now Mann+Hummel USA, Inc.)
|1997||ProTec Business Unit spun of and formed into Mann+Hummel ProTec GmbH, Ludwigsburg.
Acquisition of Vollmar Anlagentechnik (ProTec Business Unit)
|1998||Purchase of Advanced Filtration Concepts, Inc., Louisville, Kentucky, U.S.A.
Purchase of Geiger Technic, Inc., Kalamazoo, Michigan, U.S.A. (now Mann+Hummel USA, Inc.).
|1999||Mann+Hummel Japan Ltd founded in Yokohama.
Foundation of Mann+Hummel France S.A.R.L. in Gennevilliers
|2000||Takeover of Oil Conditioning Systems (OCS) Division from the American Federal Mogul Group.
Sales Office set up in Warsaw, Poland
Foundation of Joint Venture: G.U.D. Mann+Hummel Filter Systems (PTY) Ltd. in Atlantis, South Africa.
|2001||Mann and Hummel Australia PTY Limited founded in Sydney, Australia|
|2002||Acquisition of the Solvay Group's Air Induction Systems and Technical Parts (AIS/TP) Division
Foundation of Service Center Scandinavia in Gothenburg, Sweden
Foundation of Joint Venture: Shanghai Mann+Hummel Filter Co., Ltd. in Shanghai, China
Joint Venture Mann+Hummel Fawer Filter Co. Ltd. founded in Changchun, China
Joint Venture DongWoo Mann+Hummel Co. Ltd. is set up in South Korea
|2003||Sales Office set up in Sondrio, Italy
The name Filterwerk Mann+Hummel GmbH is changed to Mann+Hummel GmbH
Mann+Hummel establishes a sales office in Gex, France for the ProTec Business Unit following the acquisition of Per-Color S.a.r.L.
ProTec moves from Weiterstadt and Koenigswinter to Bensheim/Hessen
Establishment of a representative office in Bangalore, India
|2004||Mann+Hummel Italia S.r.l. founded in Torino, Italy.|
|2006||The Bosch Group and MANN+HUMMEL acquire the Purolator filter business from ArvinMeritor.|
|2008||100% takeover of the Korean filter specialist Dongwoo Co. Ltd. and name change to MANN+HUMMEL Dongwoo Co. Ltd.|
|2010||Takeover of membrane specialist Ultra-Flo, Singapore.|
|2011||The Company's subsidiary, MANN+HUMMEL Air Filter GmbH & Co. KG based in Gefrees, builds new plant in Himmelkron.|
|The Company opened new production facility in Dunlap, Tennessee (USA).|
|2012||OHL Engineering GmbH has taken over the operative business of the MANN+HUMMEL subsidiary ProTec.|
|New manufacturing site in Liuzhou, South China.|
|The Company founded a 100% subsidiary MANN+HUMMEL (Thailand) LTD. in Thailand.|
|The Company has inaugurated its new manufacturing facility in Bawal, India.|
|2013||Acquired Purolator Filters LLC, previously a joint venture between Bosch and the Company which manufactures oil and air filters.|
|Aug. 2015||Entered definitive agreement to acquire global filtration operations of Affinia Group Inc.|
|May 2016||Completed acquisition of filtration operations of Affinia Group|
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