Neubrandenburg – Thermal Systems
As one of the world’s leading developers and manufacturers of heating systems, air conditioners and roof hatches, Valeo Thermal Bus offers customized complete solutions for all matters relating to bus climate control.
Headquartered in Gilching near Munich, it has a global presence with development, production and sales facilities on five continents. The Neubrandenburg plant is a competence center for heating development and technology, being the only air conditioning production plant in Central Europe.
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The focus at the site
- Development and testing center for auxiliary heaters
- Development center for roof hatches
- Worldwide production site for auxiliary heaters
- Production site for water pumps and air conditioning systems
History at a Glance
Foundation of Webasto Bus GmbH in Neubrandenburg, Germany.
First gas-fired heater for buses.
Merger of the Heating, Air Conditioning and Roof Hatch business units to form the new “Bus Business Unit” of Webasto AG.
Foundation of Spheros GmbH. The “Bus Business Unit” of Webasto AG is taken over by the financial investor Granville Baird Capital Partners, Capcellence and the management. Under the new name Spheros GmbH and the new brand Spheros, the company has been legally and financially independent since this time.
The Neubrandenburg plant becomes the competence center for heating development and technology, being the only production facility for air conditioning systems in Central Europe.
Spheros becomes part of Valeo.
Spheros renamed Valeo Thermal Commercial Vehicles.
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