November 2018

Gnotec Group establish operations in the US›

Gnotec Group continues to grow and extends it footprint by opening manufacturing in South Carolina, USA.

June 2018

Sale of U-bolts business unit completed›

On June, 29 2018 Frauenthal-Group the sale of its U-bolts operations to America’s Hendrickson Group.

March 2018

Gnotec headquarters in the Automotive Cluster in Gothenburg›

The new headquarters of Gnotec is located in the middle of Sweden's automotive cluster in Gothenburg, which is developing into the most important automotive location in Europe.

September 2017

Airtanks for subways in Dubai and Riyadh›

The Airtanks business unit produces compressed air tanks for Alstom, which will be installed in subways in Dubai and Riyadh in the future. Joining Alstom as a reference customer is another step for Frauenthal Automotive to establish itself as a supplier to the rail industry in the long term.

May 2017

Gnotec opens new top modern press hall in Čadca, Slovakia›

During 2016 the Gnotec group has been awarded new businesses to an annual value of 36 M€ from major OEM and Tier1 customers. The current turnover of 110 M€ is expected to increase by 50% to 2020. The growth is especially strong in Slovakia and China.

April 2017

New powertrain product group›

Following completion of the acquisition of Mahle Motorenkomponenten GmbH, the company’s two German forging technology plants now form Frauenthal Automotive’s new powertrain product group. 

Air tanks
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Pressed and welded components
> Pressed and welded components
Connecting rods, camshafts and distributor boards
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