GH Group has signed a contract with Volkswagen to supply seven installations in the Slovakian Martin plant (http://en.volkswagen.sk/en.html ). Thus GH Group strengths its presence in this European country with more than twenty installations for flaschwelle and gearbox hardening.
In addition to Slovakia, Volkswagen Group is using GH equipment in other plants for gear shrink fitting in Germany, Argentina and China; and car body component bonding over the world.
Martin plant (Volkswagen source)
The essential products of the Volkswagen Slovakia plant in Martin are differential gears, flanges, flanged shafts, brake drums and brake wheels. The components are then installed in various models of the Volkswagen, Audi, Škoda, SEAT and Porsche brands. More than 93% of the production is exported. The main purchaser with more than two thirds of the production is the Volkswagen plant in Kassel. Approximately 7% of the production in Martin is used in the Bratislava plant of Volkswagen Slovakia.