DENSO to Expand Engineering Centers in Germany
Kariya, Japan, Sept 12, 2013 - (JCN Newswire) - To strengthen its developing
capabilities in Europe, global automotive supplier DENSO will expand its two
engineering centers located in the city of Wegberg and Eching of Germany. A
total of approximately EUR21 million will be invested by the fiscal year 2015
to add new office buildings and testing equipments at both centers.
"With this expansion, we aim to improve customer service by designing
more products locally and offering more market-specific designs," said
Masato (Max) Nakagawa, Head of DENSO INTERNATIONAL EUROPE Engineering Function
and Chief Technology Officer. "We will also contribute to development in
other regions by promoting future developments in advanced technological areas
The Aachen Engineering Center in Wegberg and the Munich Engineering Center in
Eching are both part of DENSO AUTOMOTIVE Deutschland GmbH, a subsidiary of
DENSO Corporation, headquartered in Kariya, Aichi prefecture, Japan, is a
leading global automotive supplier of advanced technology, systems and
components in the areas of thermal, powertrain control, electric, electronics
and information and safety. Its customers include all the world's major
carmakers. Worldwide, the company has more than 200 subsidiaries and affiliates
in 35 countries and regions (including Japan) and employs over 120,000 people.
Consolidated global sales for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2012, totaled
US$38.4 billion. Last fiscal year, DENSO spent 9.5 percent of its global
consolidated sales on research and development. DENSO common stock is traded on
the Tokyo and Nagoya stock exchanges. For more information, go to
www.globaldenso.com, or visit our media website at www.densomediacenter.com.
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