Jan Siekermann (left) and Karsten Schüßler-Bilstein, Group Managing Directors of the bilstein group, sink a time capsule together with Gelsenkirchen's mayor, Frank Baranowski, for the start of construction of the new logistics centre (Photo: City of Gelsenkirchen, Hansjürgen Smit).

XXL Project: Start of Construction for New bilstein group Logistics Center

The kick-off for an XXL construction project: Gelsenkirchen's mayor, Frank Baranowski, and the managing directors of the bilstein group, Jan Siekermann and Karsten Schüßler-Bilstein, announced...

The Opportunity of Brexit: bilstein group Invests in England

Since June 23rd, 2016, Brexit has been a permanent feature in the news. At the time, a narrow majority of British voters opted to leave...
febi Mitarbeiter Lucas Saretzki während seines Werkstattpraktikums.

Wrenches Instead of PCs: How a febi Employee Became a Workshop Intern

You can usually find our colleague Lucas Saretzki in the office. Among many other things, he analyzes which replacement parts should be incorporated into the febi Truck range...

A Look at Our Own Production: How febi Commercial Vehicle Water Pumps are Made

A selection of the replacement parts supplied under the febi brand come from Ferdinand Bilstein's own production facility in Ennepetal - bilstein group Engineering. Select products from the...

In This House, febi History Was Written

The house on Wilhelmstraße in Ennepetal is inconspicuous. A well-kept, well preserved slate building – something that is seen often in the region. That history has been...

From the File to the Spring Pin: 175 Years of Ferdinand Bilstein

Ennepetal 1844: There is still no sign of cars. Horses are the preferred means of transport - also for Ferdinand Daniel Bilstein. He has just founded a...

The Beauty of Iceland – The Making of the New Workshop Calendar

From stretches of lava fields and cascading waterfalls to steaming geysers and majestic glaciers: hardly any other country illustrates the contrast between man and nature more clearly...

“I had to fight harder than ever before” – Review of the Season by...

The 2019 truck racing season is now over. In a recent interview, racing driver Steffi Halm summarizes her personal experiences from the season.

From Scanners to the “Wrong Colors”: How New Parts are Created in Our Production...

A glowing red line passes over the replacement part. The part is slowly scanned by the scanner and is completely measured as a result. A...