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The Hirschvogel Automotive Group Again Among the Top Employers in Germany

To achieve this distinction, we had to undergo a certification process conducted at the end of last year by the Top Employers Institute. The central element of this process is an HR Best Practices survey with 100 questions relating to the areas of talent strategy, personnel planning, talent acquisition, onboarding, training & development, performance management, leadership development, career and succession planning, compensation & benefits, and corporate culture. We are delighted to have…

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Two Become One - Monoblock Input Shaft with Ready-for-assembly Lamellae Splines Saves Development and Production Costs

As system complexity in hybrid powertrains increases, so does the number of components required, thereby causing the costs for these systems to rise. This applies to the costs per unit, logistics costs as well as to investments in development and tools. An effective way of countering these cost increases is to reduce the number of components and suppliers and to eliminate manufacturing steps. The success of this approach can be illustrated by means of an input shaft for a double-clutch…

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Increasing Performance Through Forged Components

This is the title of a publication of two Hirschvogel experts which has been published in the trade magazine ATZ heavyduty 01/March 2019.

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The Lightweight Forging Initiative - 5 Years of Success

Almost 1,000 lightweighting suggestions for the chassis, powertrain and transmission of a hybrid passenger car as well as for the powertrain of a conventional truck: That is the result of a unique worldwide initiative with companies from the steel and forging industries. The jointly developed ideas relate to lightweighting achieved through materials, design and manufacturing as well as to conceptual lightweight design. Further reducing the weight of vehicles is one of the decisive challenges…

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Achieving New CO2 Emission Targets with Components from Hirschvogel

With expertise ranging from part design and simulation of fatigue behavior to cost-optimized and process-oriented material selection in large serial production as well as damage analyses during the development phase, Hirschvogel can support you in developing components and thus in achieving CO2 goals.

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