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Business Unit Steering

Manufacturer of innovative and qualitatively exceptional steering systems

With its Business Unit Steering, thyssenkrupp is one of the world’s most successful manufacturers of steering systems, and is the technology leader in the field of massive cold forming.

Overall, a total of approx. 8,500 employees worldwide work in 17 plants and development facilities in Liechtenstein, Switzerland, Germany, France, Poland, Hungary, Mexico, Brazil, the USA, China and Japan. Steering systems for more than 20 million vehicles per year are developed and produced. Eschen in Liechtenstein has approx. 2,500 employees, and is the core of the Business Unit. The automotive environment is being shaped by autonomous driving, connectivity and powertrain electrification. In Liechtenstein, the team is focused on helping to shape these megatrends. In future, too, they will pick up new development trends in the fields of chassis and steering, and bring them to market readiness. On the basis of these steering technologies, work is further progressing on development projects such as steer-by-wire, electric mobility, and the further development of steering assist systems as the preliminary stage to autonomous driving.

thyssenkrupp Steering site

You can find us in every fourth car.

One objective is to develop more economical vehicles with greater comfort and safety. We place equally high value on a high quality standard and pronounced environmental thinking. Our corporate philosophy is implemented by motivated and committed employees.

Together with the world’s best known automotive manufacturers, the future is being brought to the roads on a daily basis. Every fourth car worldwide utilizes steering gear components from thyssenkrupp.

Our locations and representations

Business Unit Steering
Products: Steering

Av. Leste KM 4, s/n, Bairro Campo Largo da Roseira
83090-900 São José dos Pinhais PR
Phone: +55 41 2106 - 4793
Fax: +55 41 2106 - 4822

Praça João Duran Alonso, 34 - conj. 62
SP 04571-070 São Paulo

Products: Steering

No. 4477 Kunshan Road, Economic and Technological Development Zone, Jilin Province 130033 Changchun
Phone: +86 431 587 - 8901
Fax: +86 431 587 - 8910

1900 Shenjiang Road
201206 Shanghai
Phone: +86 21 6160 2199
Fax: +86 21 5032 - 6565

268 Miaqiao Road
201315 Kangqiao, Pudong New District, Shanghai

thyssenkrupp Steering Changzhou Ltd.
No. 78 Yingping Road, Xinbei District, Changzhou, Jiangsu
213125 China

thyssenkrupp Presta Fawer (Changzhou) Co., Ltd.
No. 78 Yingping Road, Xinbei District, Changzhou, Jiangsu
213125 China

thyssenkrupp Presta Fawer (Changchun) Co., Ltd. Foshan Subsidiary
Part 5, No. 3, Guan Yao Lian Ao Road, Shishan Town, Nanhai District, Foshan, Guangdong
528222 China

Products: Steering

Sommerfeld 22-28
45481 Mülheim an der Ruhr
Phone: +49 (0) 208 4688 - 500
Fax: +49 (0) 208 4688 - 502

Barbarastraße 30
39218 Schönebeck
Phone: +49 (0) 3928 442 - 540
Fax: + 49 (0) 211 442 - 539

Products: Steering

Z.I. Ste Agathe - 8, rue Lavoisier
57192 Florange Cédex

Products: Steering

Essanestraße 10
9492 Eschen

Phone: +423 377 22 - 44
Fax: +423 377 22 - 45

Products: Steering

Calle Circuito Esteban de Antuñano No. 1, Manzana 4
74160 Huejotzingo, Puebla

Phone: +52 227 102 63 22

Products: Steering

ul. Zakaszewskiego 2
66-300 Miedzyrzecz

Phone: +48 95 741 1799
Fax: +48 95 741 2754

Products: Steering

Daroci ut 1-3
1113 Budapest

Phone: +36 (1) 505 9300
Fax: +36 (1) 505 9101

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Business Unit Steering

Executive management

thyssenkrupp Steering Chief Executive Officer Michael Drolshagen


Michael Drolshagen

Chief Executive Officer

thyssenkrupp Steering Chief Financial Officer Rainer Heupel


Rainer Heupel

Chief Financial Officer

thyssenkrupp Steering Chief Operating Officer Patrick Vith


Patrick Vith

Chief Operating Officer

Careers at thyssenkrupp Steering

Careers at thyssenkrupp Steering

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Purchasing and supplier management at thyssenkrupp Steering

We are continuously looking for capable suppliers to join us in improving the quality of our products, and who each day will once again accept the challenge of meeting the automotive industry’s requirements in terms of schedule compliance, quality, innovation and competitiveness.

Please find all quality, logistics and purchasing documents on our thyssenkrupp Supplier Portal (Click on "Log-in" or "Apply for new supplier" below).

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Further information

Certificates [IATF 16949, ISO/TS 16949, ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001, ISO 50001]


thyssenkrupp Presta AG - Eschen – FL

thyssenkrupp Components Technology Hungary Ltd. - Budapest

thyssenkrupp Presta Mülheim GmbH - Mülheim – DE

thyssenkrupp Presta Schönebeck GmbH - Schönebeck – DE

thyssenkrupp Presta Schönebeck GmbH - Ilsenburg – DE

thyssenkrupp Presta SteerTec Poland Sp.z.o.o - Miedzyrzecs – PL

thyssenkrupp Presta France S.A.S. - Florange – FR

North and South America

thyssenkrupp Presta North America, LLC - Terre Haute – US

thyssenkrupp Presta de Mexico, S.A. de C.V. - Puebla – MX

thyssenkrupp Brasil Ltda. Division Steering - Curitiba – BR

Your contact partner in Purchasing

thyssenkrupp Presta AG

Essanestrasse 10

9492 Eschen


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