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...

New in 2020: The febi Manufacturer Guarantee

From the braking system to steering and suspension, from wheel fastening to engine management, it is important that all components, regardless of their purpose, are designed and...

How Chain Tensioners Are Created in Our Own Production Facility

Timing chains must be tensioned in all operating conditions. This must be the case even if a certain degree of elongation caused by wear has...
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...

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.