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Witryna konstruowania narzędzi

Konstruowanie nowych narzędzi to integralna część KIRCHHOFF Automotive. Od ponad 40 lat firma ta opracowuje kompletne rozwiązania dla narzędzi do formowania na zimno i na gorąco. Teraz dział konstruowania narzędzi prezentuje swoją własną stroną...Więcej

Tracking the Future

Andreas Dannheisig knows where good ideas come from. He works as a technology scout and is always on the lookout for opportunities to innovate. In this way, purchasing becomes a driver of innovation.Więcej

Extremely satisfied!

The WITTE Tools team shared a positive summary of this year’s appearance at the International Hardware Fair that took place in Cologne, Germany from March 4th to 7th.Więcej

K>MOBIL goes digital

Did you know that K>MOBIL is also available as an app? It can conveniently be found on the App Store or in the Google Play Store by searching for "kmobil".Więcej

Experiencing new trends

- at the International Hardware Fair in Cologne, Germany from March 4-7, 2018! WITTE Tools will be showcasing in hall 10.2, booth B4/C5.Więcej

A new office makes for more time

In March a new KIRCHHOFF Automotive office is expected to open in Dongguan, China to make tool purchasing more efficient.Więcej

NAIAS begins with our First Customer Engagement Event

Earlier this week, on Wednesday January 17th, the sales and engineering teams in Troy, Michigan, held their first Customer Engagement Event.Więcej

Sharing gives more happiness than receiving!

In December, a Poland-wide grand finale of the charity campaign called Szlachetna Paczka (The Noble Box Project) took place. It is one of the most recognized charitable projects in Poland. Volunteers identify families who are in need and cooperate...Więcej

K>MOBIL goes digital –

You can now download the K>MOBIL app in the App Store and the Google Play Store. You will also find all contents of K>MOBIL online at a glance at http://www.kmobil-online.de. Więcej

Prepare for growth

The KIRCHHOFF Group is going to continue its course of growth. For the two biggest business areas, KIRCHHOFF Automotive and KIRCHHOFF Ecotec, sustainable investments in the latest systems and new plants are planned for the upcoming year.Więcej

Class win and vice champion title for PoLe Racing Team

The first 24-hour race in Austin, Texas (USA) ended with the best seasonal results of the PoLe Racing Team: Class win and vice champion of the intercontinental ranking, intercontinental Rookie champion and on top the fourth place in the overall...Więcej

Language is the key

In September, a new project began at our location in Attendorn. It is meant to assist refugees in Germany to integrate into society: literacy classes for women who have fled, coupled with simultaneous childcare.Więcej

1st Annual Service Awards Ceremony in Canada

October 27th, marked the 1st Annual Service Awards Ceremony in Canada. The event designated to celebrate Canada’s longest serving employees brought forth an evening of great memories.Więcej

GM order brings plant expansions in North America

On October 12th 2017, a ceremony was held to mark the official opening of the plant expansion in Querétaro, Mexico. In attendance were Mr. Miguel Angel Ramirez, principal at General Motors, and our CEO Mr. Wolfgang Kirchhoff. Więcej

Angela Merkel visits our booth at the IAA

“How much percent of your turnover does this make up?“ During her visit at the KIRCHHOFF Automotive IAA booth Chancellor Angela Merkel was very interested in the battery housing the medium-sized automotive supplier from South Westphalia presented as...Więcej

Innovations for the vehicles of the future

Under the motto “innovations for the vehicles of the future,“ KIRCHHOFF Automotive is present at this year’s IAA. The focus of this year’s trade fair appearance pertains to lightweight design and car body structural parts that have been developed...Więcej

Battery Housing for electric vehicles

At the IAA, KIRCHHOFF Automotive will showcase a hybrid battery housing for electric vehicles. Not only is it safe, but it is also applicable for various vehicle models.Więcej

Big interest in our aluminum products

On July 17th, we exhibited several aluminum products such as the cross car beams for the Cadillac ATS and the Audi Q5 at the GAC Tech Show. Visitors at our booth expressed immense interest.Więcej

An instructive time comes to an end

In Attendorn and Iserlohn, eleven apprentices have passed their final exams. Five of them are going to undertake new tasks in our Company.Więcej

“This will be an amazing experience“

—says the Member of Parliament Petra Crone (SPD) to our colleague Jannik Hesener: He will participate in the Parliamentary Sponsorship Program (PPP) beginning in August and she looks after him during the program. Shortly, Jannik Hesener will finish...Więcej

Passed without an variances

At our German plants the audits for OHSAS 18001 (work safety) and ISO 50001 (energy management) took place from 2nd to 5th May 2017. All three plants have passed the certification without any variances successfully. The current environment...

Premium quality + excellent service = JLRQ Award

With this formula, our plant in Suzhou received the JLRQ (Jaguar Land Rover Quality) Award on May 16th, 2017.Więcej

Now it’s getting practical – 2. social project has started

For the second time, apprentices of the location Iserlohn participate in a social project in cooperation with the school Felsenmeeschule in Hemer. Thereby, they would like to deal with the vision, values, and behaviors of KIRCHHOFF Automotive and...Więcej


On 21 April, Dr. Jochen F. Kirchhoff celebrated his 90. birthdayWięcej

Committed to better life –

That’s the motto of this year’s Auto Shanghai in China. For the 5th time KIRCHHOFF Automotive participates and presents its product innovations and innovative technologies for the next generation of automotive light weight construction.Więcej

A good example for integration

How the integration of refugees can be successful for all involved parties shows the example of Majid Dehsangi. He is employed in our purchasing department in Attendorn and sees good chances to start an apprenticeship this summer. Więcej

Explore our company magazine "K>MOBIL" in digital format

With the new K>MOBIL app, it’s now possible to see the K>MOBIL content online. The app is available to download from the App Store or from Google Play. To download, search ‘kmobil’ on either app store platform. Więcej

Globally connected – working and traveling

After his apprenticeship, Leonard Scholz from Iserlohn serves internships in several KIRCHHOFF Automotive plants.Więcej

A first in North America

On February,8 th in Dearborn, MI, USA the first KIRCHHOFF Automotive Technology Fair in North America took place at the Ford Product Development Center. The Sales, Communications Marketing and Engineering teams put together an outstanding fair,...Więcej

From 1999 until 2016 with 150 million strokes

The very first machine that the plant in Mielec, Poland was equipped with, was the P-1 press by Arisa. It was with this machine that the plant in Mielec started its production on April 29, 1999 and it stamped parts for Fords.Więcej

United under one name

So far, KIRCHHOFF Mobility as the fourth business area of the KIRCHHOFF Group was comprised of REHA Group Automotive, Fa. Jelschen and the Austrian company Pruckner. With effect from 1st January 2017now all companies will run under the name...Więcej

The next big step

With 35 years Arndt G. Kirchhoff took over the management of the family company. Today he is 61 and prepares the transfer of the company himself. Thereby, he relies on his father‘s education—and scientific advice.Więcej

Continued stable growth in 2016, despite turbulence

Although political and economic turbulence this year has had some impact on sales, the KIRCHHOFF Group has survived these uncertain global times with continued stable growth.Więcej

We are KIRCHHOFF Automotive worldwide

An agreement has been reached for KIRCHHOFF Automotive to take over all shares of KIRCHHOFF Van-Rob. Peter van Schaik, founder of Van-Rob, has decided to retire from the company.Więcej

The Q1 flag waves in Chongqing

Ford awards our plant for good qualityWięcej

Promoting the lightweight design with aluminum products

The usage of aluminum alloys, e.g. for modular crossmembers, bumpers and oil pans, was highlighted during the exhibition of light weight products at Chery Automobile Engineering & Technology in Wuhu/China on 11th November 2016. Our Chinese plant in...Więcej

We’re at the biggest auto show in Hungary

End of October the biggest automotive exhibition in Hungary took place, the “Automotive Hungary”. Our colleagues from Sales, HR, Purchasing, and Manufacturing Engineering of the plant in Esztergom participated in this event.Więcej

As an expat from Portugal to Germany

Moving abroad is a special challenge. Using Hugo Ferreira as an example, the HR Development Specialist at KIRCHHOFF Automotive discusses the challenges an expat faces in the first few weeks in their new home. Even though the company provides support...Więcej

GM Awards for Spain and Portugal

In September our plants in Figueruelas/Spain as well as in Ovar and Cucujães/Portugal received the Supplier Quality Excellence Award. Więcej

The „Who is Who“ of VW suppliers

these days is present at the IZB (International Supplier Fair) in Wolfsburg. Więcej

Lightweight construction still offers a lot of potential

KIRCHHOFF Automotive shows that at the IZB in Wolfsburg at hall 7, booth 7121. The focus is on weight and crash optimized solutions using multimaterial connections. Więcej

Visit us in Hannover!

Driven by ideas – that is the motto of the IAA Commercial Vehicles that takes place in Hannover from September 22nd - 29th.Więcej

Shop-in-Shop model successfully implemented

Hot formed parts are growingly enquired due to their special characteristics. The existing laser cutting systems did not offer any additional capacities for the higher demand within various launches. That is why one had to answer this question in...Więcej

We bear responsibility for Europe’s youth

From August 7th to 13th, the International Summer Forum of the European Youth Parliament takes place in Menden – and we are part of it. Więcej

KIRCHHOFF Van-Rob Lansing is officially open!

June 22nd, 2016 marked the official opening of the KIRCHHOFF Van-Rob plant in Lansing, Michigan USA. A Ribbon Cutting Ceremony celebrated the fully operational plant, a partnership between countries and the employees without whom none of this would...Więcej

Impassioned appeal for TTIP agreement

At the traditional dinner of the Iserlohner Bürger Schützen Verein e.V (Iserlohn residents' shooting club – IBSV) official speaker Arndt G. Kirchhoff was clear on why Europe now needs the treaty even more as the threat of Brexit looms.Więcej

Our best suppliers for Europe

“Welcome to our Supplier of the Year Ceremony 2015 in Ovar!“, welcomed Klaus Lawory, Director Corporate Purchasing, the international guests in Portugal last Wednesday and led through the framework program.Więcej

Gliwice: From simple welding to state-of-the-art press hardening

“Today, it becomes increasingly difficult to find a car in which no part of KIRCHHOFF Automotive is installed“— with this sentence Managing Director Rafał Lechowski highlighted the wide product range at KIRCHHOFF Automotive at the gala for the 10th...Więcej

Twoja opinia ma znaczenie!

Będziemy wdzięczni, jeśli poświęcisz kilka minut i odpowiesz na nasze pytania. W ramach podziękowania za uczestnictwo, każdego miesiąca nagradzamy uczestników naszego badania.Więcej

“Putin is not belligerent“

The entrepreneur from Attendorn Arndt Günter Kirchhoff on an interview regarding a new glimpse of hope in the relationship with Russia.Więcej

10 years are a reason to celebrate

With glorious sunshine and warm summer temperatures KIRCHHOFF Automotive celebrated its 10th anniversary in China on Friday. Our Managing Partners Arndt and Wolfgang Kirchhoff, the Chief Operating Officers Dr. Thorsten Gaitzsch and Stefan Leitzgen...Więcej

Our footprints in the Middle Kingdom

This year KIRCHHOFF Automotive celebrates the 10th anniversary of the plant Suzhou in China. This anniversary testifies to positive and dynamic development in China over the last 10 years – but our company has left its footprints in China way before...Więcej

From cruel twist of fate to elite sport

Track athlete Abassia Rahmani as part of the KIRCHHOFF Mobility trade fair team.Więcej

Awarded for ‘excellence’

In February, Volvo Group’s truck cooperation recognized 11 of their best suppliers and among them, KIRCHHOFF Automotive’s Iserlohn location. Więcej

Now the car year 2016 can start

The Geneva Motor Show is famous for its presentations of concept cars and vehicle studies. Here the automobile manufacturers present their imagination of mobility in future.Więcej

Fair burden sharing?

Arndt Kirchhoff: “No country in Europe will solve the refugee crisis in Europe on its own.” Więcej

Fair burden sharing

Arndt Kirchhoff: “No country in Europe will solve the refugee crisis in Europe on its own.” In an interview with the German financial magazine Handelsblatt, Arndt Kirchhoff, CEO and shareholder of KIRCHHOFF Automotive, pleads for a fair burden...Więcej

‘It All Starts Here’ at the NAIAS in Detroit

Between January 9th to the 25th, Detroit, Michigan welcomes the North American International Auto Show. With more than 25 OEMs exposing their newest models for the first time this year to the North American public, the show attracts several hundred...Więcej

Showcasing product to China’s biggest vehicle manufacturer

Supplying China’s biggest vehicle manufacturer––that would be a great success, and our company is on it’s way to achieving this.Więcej

We grow continuously

The managers of the KIRCHHOFF Group look back at a positive financial year during the company’s annual press conference. Więcej

We are the toolshop of the year

The KIRCHHOFF Automotive tool shop can now officially call itself – Tool shop of The Year 2015! On 11th of November the anticipated awards ceremony took place at the Coronation Room in Aachen's City Hall. The Attendorn team was awarded for...Więcej

Visit to China with Chancellor

Arndt Kirchhoff accompanies Federal Chancellor Angela Merkel on her China trip.Więcej

“Cars will be cheaper with TTIP”

Iserlohn. Businessman Wolfgang Kirchhoff assumes prices will also be lower for other products after unifying the standards.Więcej

VW crisis: Should suppliers be worried?

If a supplier is dependent on diesel components, it would harm them, not us”, says Arndt Kirchhoff.Więcej

Arndt G. Kirchhoff to the withdrawal of head of VW Winterkorn

Arndt G. Kirchhoff talks about the consequences of the VW affair for the automotive industry and the future of the Diesel engine in an interview published in the daily paper ‘Rheinische Post’ on 24th of September.Więcej

IAA 2015: Visit us!

This year KIRCHHOFF Automotive focuses on lightweight design on our booth B08 in hall 5.1. During the press and the trade visitor days we welcomed high-ranking representatives of politics, business and the media.Więcej

Network research is not child's play

Gesticulating wildly, Arndt Kirchhoff defends steel as a material in the automotive industry. In this interview, the business leader also discusses the major trends in the automotive sector.Więcej

PSA Award for Mielec plant

Our plant in Mielec/Poland received the “Best Plant Award 2015” from our customer PSA Peugeot Citroën.Więcej

Errorless delivery

PACCAR/DAF awards KIRCHHOFF Automotive for excellent quality. In 2014 we have realized a PPM rate of 0.Więcej

We are InCharge!

KIRCHHOFF Automotive supports the initiative “InCharge” to fight youth unemployment in Europe.Więcej

"It isn't the case that everything always has to be perfect"

Entrepreneurial couple Mr and Mrs Kirchhoff from Attendorn make a case for less bureaucratic aid for refugees Więcej

TTIP determines the future of trade

Critics complain that only large corporations will benefit from the TTIP. However, SME businessman Arndt G. Kirchhoff also sees opportunities for smaller companies and warns against allowing the agreement to fail due to minor points. Więcej

230 years of Knowledge.Values. Change.

Dr.-Ing Jochen F. Kirchhoff, Chairman of the Advisory Board and of the Shareholder Circle KIRCHHOFF Group, interviewed by Andreas Heine, Head of Corporate Communication & Marketing, about the successful management of a familyowned company that has...Więcej

No more technology is possible

We were represented for the first time at the Automotive Engineering Expo in Nuremberg, the trade fair for automotive engineers, at the joint booth of the Automotive Center Südwestfalen on 9 and 10 June. Więcej

Has TTIP hit the buffers?

Negotiations on the transatlantic free trade agreement have stalled, while even in the US doubts are growing as to the benefits of TTIP. Businesses and the European Commission are uneasy. Więcej

New trucks in new corporate design

To reinforce public awareness of the name change to KIRCHHOFF Automotive Portugal S.A. at the beginning of 2015 and to increase the consciousness of our presence in Portugal to potential new customers, since May 25th four new trucks with a new...Więcej

Poland: Awards for the Suppliers of the Year

On April 30th the Suppliers of the Year 2014 were awarded in our plant in Mielec. The award recipients are ZAKŁAD METALOWY S.C. ANNA i STEFAN BABIŃSCY (services) und THYSSENKRUPP STAL SERWIS POLSKA Sp. z o.o. (supplier for raw materials).

Suppliers of the Year awarded in Hungary

On April 15th, the Supplier of the Year 2014 celebration took place in our Hungarian plant. Więcej

Innovation for Upgrading

KIRCHHOFF Automotive is present on Auto Shanghai in China for the fourth timeWięcej

Suppliers of the Year awarded

Start of award celebrations in IserlohnWięcej

„The best or nothing“ Daimler Supplier Award 2014

On 26. February 2015 KIRCHHOFF Automotive received the “Daimler Supplier Award 2014”. Więcej

"...without us you couldn't produce any cars..."

There's always a certain amount of tension in a CUSTOMER-SUPPLIER RELATIONSHIP, says Arndt Kirchhoff, spokesman for suppliers in the VDA. So he went out and visited the buyers. A bit of a show of strength for the manufacturers?Więcej

Power, much PS and a fancy design

After the press days on Tuesday and Wednesday, today the public days begin at the Geneva Motor Show. Więcej

A modular system with potential

KIRCHHOFF Automotive has developed a modular system that is used in our locations worldwide and allows a globally standardized and modularly designed production. On 18th December 2014 KIRCHHOFF Automotive as one of five companies received an award...Więcej

Trends in the automotive industry

"Trends in the automotive industry - and the consequences for the local suppliers“, that was the topic of an event with about 100 visitors the SIHK (Chamber of Industry and Commerce, South Westphalia) and KIRCHHOFF Automotive had invited to.Więcej