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Plant Raufoss
Plant Raufoss
Complete steering columns
BMW 7-er
Complete steering columns
BMW 7-er
Alexander Wohak
Alexander Wohak
Assembly area for steering columns
Assembly area for steering columns
Daimler Key Supplier Meeting
Daimler Key Supplier Meeting

The Story of the WILLI ELBE GROUP... 2001 - 2010

2001 Acquisition of steering column division of Raufoss Technology / Norway
  Production of complete, electrically adjustable steering modules
  Expansion of factory in Tamm, production area
  50th anniversary of the Willi Elbe Group
2002 Expansion of factory in Pfedelbach, assembly area for steering columns
  The third generation of the family enters the firm:
Alexander Wohak takes over as manager in Rippershausen.
2004 Expansion of the factory in Rippershausen, production and assembly area, administration
2005 Mr. Alexander Wohak changes into Headquarter and starts his career on sales.
  Mr. Volker Herre becomes the new plant manager of Rippershausen.
2006 Implementation of plastic injection molding technology at the Rippershausen plant for producing sliding systems for steering columns
2007 Expansion of headquarter in Tamm. New space for development, purchasing and sales.
2008 Expansion of the Pfedelbach plant, steering-column assembly department
2009 Mr. Alexander Wohak joins Management, with power to act and sign on behalf of the firm; 
  Mr. Volker Herre has now been appointed Plant Manager at the factory in Pfedelbach.
  His previous post in Ripperhausen will be filled by Mr. Stefan Kümpel
2010
Winners of the Daimler Supplier Award at the "Daimler Key Supplier Meeting" held on March 13th 2010 in Stuttgart