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Milestones in the history
of VOSS Automotive

1931
Foundation of the Armaturenfabrik Hermann Voss on 15 September 1931, production of domestic plumbing fittings

1953
Start of production of tube connections for mechanical engineering and vehicle construction

1972
Internationalization with foundation of distribution companies in France, Great Britain, Italy and Spain

1975 
Launch of the world’s first quick connection (quick connect system 240) for pneumatic brakes in commercial vehicles

1992
Establishment of the Hans Hermann Voss Foundation

1993 
Participation in the Forschungsgesellschaft für Kraftfahrwesen (FKA), at the RWTH Aachen

1996
New distribution companies in the USA and Brazil

1999 
Spin-off of the business sector for connection technology for mechanical engineering, established as independent entity VOSS Fluidtechnik GmbH + Co. KG under the umbrella of the VOSS Holding

2001
Change in name and legal form of Armaturenfabrik Hermann Voss GmbH + Co KG to VOSS Automotive GmbH

2004
Integration of VOSS-IBS Kunststofftechnik in VOSS Automotive GmbH
Opening of the VOSS Automotive Polska plant in Legnickie Pole, Poland

2006 
Series production of SCR modules for exhaust aftertreatment
Foundation of the joint venture VOSS Exotech Automotive Pvt. Ltd. in Pune, India

2007
Foundation of the Chinese subsidiary VOSS Automotive Components (Jinan) Co., Ltd.

2008
Foundation of the Japanese subsidiary VOSS Japan Ltd.

2011
Foundation of the subsidiary VOSS Automotive Mexico, S. de R.L. de C.V. 

2013 
Establishment of the VOSS Polymer Technology Center in Wipperfürth

2014
Launch of VOSS thermal management solutions for hybrid and electric vehicles

2015
Dedication of new VOSS facilities at the sites in Poland, USA and China

2016
VOSS Automotive acquires the Indian automotive supplier MEIPL and takes over the minority interests of the existing joint venture VOSS Exotech Automotive.

2017
VOSS Automotive acquires tool technology – New milestone on the path to plastics competence

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