Wemding – Comfort & Driving Assistance Systems

The Comfort & Driving Assistance Systems Business Group based in Créteil (Paris) has a production facility in the Bavarian town of Wemding.

Vision systems (DVS), ultrasonic and infrared systems (DUS), active safety systems (DAS) and top column modules (ITC) are produced here. Today, comfort and driving assistance systems are integrated into virtually all new vehicles in Europe.

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The focus at the site

  • Driving assistance systems
  • Production of electronic components
  • Steering column models

Products

  • Laser scanners
  • Radar systems
  • Camera systems
  • Ultrasonic systems
  • Rain/light detection systems
  • Steering column modules

Site history at a Glance

1960
1998
2001
2004
2018

1960

Start of production on the site with a spinning and weaving mill (SWF) with later production of automotive parts (ITT Automotive).

1998

Acquisition of the plant by Valeo in October.

2001

Construction of the new main building begins.

2004

New main building completed.

2018

20th anniversary.

Product history at a Glance

1991
1997
1998
2004
2006
2008
2011
2014
2016
2016
2017
2018

1991

Start of production of the first park assistance sensors.

1997

Start of production of the first steering column switch for VW.

1998

Start of production of the first rain/light detection sensor.

2004

Start of production of the first front cameras.

2006

Start of production of the first radar sensors.

2008

Production of the 100 millionth park assistance sensor.

2011

Production of the 200 millionth park assistance sensor.

2014

Production of the 300 millionth park assistance sensor.

2016

Production of the 400 millionth park assistance sensor.

2016

Start of production of the first data fusion units.

2017

Start of production of the first laser scanner.

2018

Production of the 550 millionth park assistance sensor.

Contact

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+49 (0)9092 603-0

Information on the town
www.wemding.de

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