Where Iron Once Melted, febi Products are Now Stored

Gelsenkirchen lies in the middle of the Ruhr area, the cradle of steel and coal. But the region has changed - and with it the...

“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.

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...
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...

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...

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...

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...

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...
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...

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...