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...
Photo shoot for the calender 2020

Coronavirus and Calendar Production: No febi Workshop Calendar for 2021

Iceland, South Africa, USA: every year, the febi workshop calendar is created in a country with spectacular motifs. This is one of the reasons why...

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...

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...

Truck Racing 2020: The “Corona Season” for Steffi Halm

Even a horsepower of 1,100 cannot stop Covid-19. That's why this year's FIA European Truck Racing Championship starts much later than usual. Instead of starting...

Gelsenkirchen: Red febi Logo in “Green” Building

In the future, customers of the bilstein group will receive their febi products not only from Ennepetal, but also from Gelsenkirchen. An additional, large logistics...

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...

Logistics Centre in Gelsenkirchen Growing Rapidly

Like high-wire artists, the workers move on the steel struts. They are on the move at heights of up to 30 meters while assembling the...