Kronach-Neuses – Visibility Systems

In organizational terms, the site in Neuses, which produces wiper systems, is also part of the wiper plant at the Bietigheim-Bissingen site.

157 people are currently employed at the Kronach-Neuses site. The town of Neuses in Franconia is part of the administrative region/district of Kronach, which in turn is located in the state of Bavaria. It is Germany’s only wiper system production site in the sector.

Key figures (at end 2018)

  • 0


  • 0

    million wiper systems produced per year

The focus at the site

Production of wiper systems


  • Complete wiper systems with the following components:
  • Rods
  • Articulated rods
  • Wiper bearings

History at a Glance

Foundation as Spinnerei/Weberei Neuses (a spinning and weaving mill).

Acquisition by SWF with headquarters in Bietigheim-Bissingen.

Takeover by ITT Industries.

End of textile manufacturing. Start of headlamp and taillight production.

Start of wiper production.

Takeover by Valeo.


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