The Schaeffler Group develops and manufactures precision products and is synonymous with creative technology. We set the world in motion with our three prominent brands – INA, FAG, and LuK. Our engineering solutions increase the performance of equipment for the Automotive, Industrial and Aerospace industries.
More than 78,000 employees work at 180 locations in 50 countries worldwide to serve our customers. The Corporate Offices for the North America are located in Fort Mill, South Carolina. We also operate a North American Automotive Center from Troy, Michigan, to better serve our automotive customers. Our success factors are premium quality, outstanding employee orientation, exemplary environmental protection, as well as sustained, long-term and targeted development of the company. The Schaeffler Group has made a commitment to comply with a comprehensive Code of Conduct that is valid worldwide. The company thus professes its support for achieving high social, ecological and employment standards.
As a forward-looking company, the Schaeffler Group has invested significantly in research and development, most recently in new R&D centers in Asia and North America. About 5,250 employees work on new products and technologies in more than 32 research and development centers all over the world. The Schaeffler Group currently owns the rights to more than 14,700 patents and patent applications. Every year, approximately 1,250 new product innovations are being added. Creative engineering and unconventional solutions characterize the engineers of the Schaeffler Group.