Career & Apprenticeship

Completing an internship abroad – my month in Barcelona

My internship abroad in Barcelona

My name is Alexander Wöber and I’m a second-year electronics engineer apprentice for industrial systems based in Ludwigsburg. In September 2017, I was given the opportunity to complete a four-week internship abroad in Barcelona. After hearing about the invitation to enter  this project from my boss Ursula Fritz and speaking to my colleagues Florian Senft and Anastasia Doulgkeri, […]

Career & Apprenticeship

‘Under Pressure’ – achieving our goal together

When hearing the name ‘Under Pressure’, I’m sure for many of you Queen’s hit song from the 80s will come to mind. In this instance, however, we’re talking about a team name that perfectly describes a certain aspect of our work. This is not to say we are working under unwanted pressure, […]

People & Company

Bowled over by FILTER values

Watching FILTER values emerge

Focus, Integrity, Leadership, Teamwork, Excellence and Respect – we all know the FILTER values. When our company merged with MANN+HUMMEL to become MANN+HUMMEL Purolator Filters, the FILTER values concept was relatively new to the employees, some of whom had already worked with the company for 45 years. […]

People & Company

MANN-FILTER at the EQUIP AUTO 2017 trade show

Equip Auto 2017

MANN-FILTER was once again in attendance at the 2017 Equip Auto trade show, held at Paris Expo Porte de Versailles from 17 to 21 October 2017. Located in Hall 1, the automotive supplier benefited from a 100 m2 stand, where they welcomed attendees and exhibited the famous Mercedes AMG GT 3. […]

Innovation & Technology

Electric mobility at the Frankfurt motor show

Cathode air cleaner system

This year MANN+HUMMEL again presented products for electric mobility and fuel cells at the Frankfurt motor show – and there was considerable interest from the public. In addition to the well‑known battery frames for the Chevrolet Volt everything revolved around filtration products for electric mobility and fuel cells. […]

Innovation & Technology

Startups and MANN+HUMMEL

the idea of cooperating with startups

What do most startups have in common? Most startups have in common a unique idea and limited resources to develop it. They usually look for investors or partners through crowdsourcing to initiate the funding of their product or services. However, startup companies can also work with Accelerators which support them through education, […]

People & Company

Arizona, here we come!

I have already written about my experiences of summer testing in North Africa a few times on the MANN+HUMMEL blog. On these trips we repeatedly encountered difficulties with our travel arrangements. When it came to organising the summer engine testing for one of our major clients in the summer of 1976, […]

People & Company

Miami – gateway to Latin America

Miami – gateway to Latin America

When you think of Miami, you probably think of the theme parks, the Everglades and, of course, alligators. We’re used to them. There’s about a million of them in Florida alone. On one of my favorite bike trails my wife and I frequent, we see them lying around, […]

People & Company

PDM/CAD – a look behind the scenes

For most people these days, computers are such an integral part of life that using them is often taken for granted. But in these times of automatic updates, it is easy to forget just how much work goes into each new piece of software. With this in mind, […]

People & Company

Overcoming communication barriers

An example of work integration

For 25 years, the Ramón Rey Ardid Foundation has offered assistance and medical and educational services to the most fragile members of society, such as the disabled, the elderly, children and adolescents, and the long-term unemployed. MANN+HUMMEL Ibérica is one of the most important industrial companies in the Autonomous Community of Aragon, […]

Spanish

Superando las barreras comunicativas

An example of work integration

La Fundación Ramón Rey Ardid lleva 25 años ofreciendo servicios asistenciales, médicos y formativos a las personas más frágiles de la sociedad, como discapacitados, mayores, niños y adolescentes y parados de larga duración. MANN+HUMMEL Ibérica es una de las empresas industriales más importantes de la Comunidad Autónoma de Aragón, […]

Spanish

Aportando un grano de esperanza

To fight Cancer is not an easy task

El cáncer ha afectado las vidas de alguien a quien queremos, y no es una enfermedad exclusiva de los adultos.  Es alarmante ver cómo crece la tendencia de niños con cáncer.  En nuestra planta de Mann+Hummel Venezuela, estamos haciendo algo para ayudar a los niños que sufren esta enfermedad. […]

People & Company

Giving a grain of hope

To fight Cancer is not an easy task

For most of us, cancer has affected the lives of someone we care about, but it’s no longer a disease prone to adults.  Alarmingly, today we are seeing a growing trend in childhood cancers.  At our MANN+HUMMEL Venezuela location, we are working to do our part to help those suffering from childhood cancers. […]

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