Month: May 2017

Innovation & Technology

Assembly line 3 – an innovative flat air filter production line

filter production at MANN+HUMMEL

According to current market trends there is increasing demand for ever more complex filter geometries in order to make optimum use of the installation space inside vehicles. In order to meet these requirements, having completed a lengthy planning phase, we have taken an innovative leap forward in terms of the process technology in use at the Marklkofen location. […]

Career & Apprenticeship, guest post

Reutlingen University and MANN+HUMMEL – an educational partnership

Prof. Ritter, Hochschule Reutlingen

At Reutlingen University our engineering courses are designed to combine both academic theory and practical experience. One of the highlights of the bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering is the project module completed in the sixth semester, which sees our budding engineers working on real-life industry design projects and presenting their findings to industry representatives. […]

Career & Apprenticeship

It never rains in Southern California

Sun, sea, sand and palm trees, boys with surfboards and girls in hot pants with bare midriffs, all suntanned and wearing sunglasses – welcome to California! This is the California that you know from movies.

But the reality is rather different. I’m in Goleta, […]

Innovation & Technology

Clean air for ultra-modern operating theatres

Clean air for ultra-modern operating theatres

In the course of 24 hours, one person emits approximately 35 million particles (fine dust) into the surrounding atmosphere. In open air, this is no problem; however in a sterile location, such as an operating theatre in a hospital, the situation is rather different. Filtration is particularly important here as fine dust and particles in the air can transport germs, […]

People & Company

Adding flavour to your life

Patricia Maita MANN+HUMMEL Venezuela

I’d been a working mother for decades when one day I suddenly found myself watching my two daughters head off to Spain to study and work. I had dedicated a good portion of my life to the duties of being a mother and then – all of a sudden – I had much more free time on my hands than usual. […]

People & Company, Spanish

Añadiéndole sabor a la vida

Patricia Maita MANN+HUMMEL Venezuela

Tras ejercer de madre y profesional durante décadas, un día vi de repente cómo mis dos hijas se marchaban a España a estudiar y trabajar. Había dedicado buena parte de mi vida a las labores de madre y me encontré de pronto con mucho más tiempo libre del habitual. […]

People & Company

50 degrees in the shade…

Heinz Müller in Algerien

Back in June 1980, I was conducting one of my last tests in El Golea, in the Algerian Sahara. One of our major clients, who I was working for, and their Bavarian subsidiary, who had brought their own test engineers with them, were there too. […]

Italian, People & Company


Motorsport Monza

La Mercedes-AMG GT3 del team HTP Motorsport sponsorizzata da MANN-FILTER ha fatto il suo debutto in Italia in uno dei circuiti più rinomati d’Europa, quello di Monza e il marchio tedesco di filtri ne ha approfittato per far vivere una giornata speciale ad alcuni fortunati tra i suoi clienti. […]

People & Company

Keeping fit together at work

Whether people are jogging, cycling or playing basketball in the park, there is no denying that sports fever has taken hold. And here at MANN+HUMMEL’s Marklkofen location, we have well and truly caught the bug. Since September 2014, our employees have had the option to join an extensive range of sports groups – there really is something for everyone! […]

People & Company

A Year of Memorable Moments


One year ago today, I was seated in New York City, taking part in the signing of the legal closing documents that would merge my beloved WIX and FILTRON brands with filtration-leader MANN+HUMMEL. A whirlwind of emotions flooded me that morning. I was anxious, relieved, […]

Innovation & Technology

Man up to air pollution!

Air pollution represents the fourth greatest risk of death worldwide and 92% of the world’s population face air pollution levels that are deemed unsafe by the World Health Organization (WHO). These are staggering figures.

The MANN-FILTER FreciousPlus video highlights the very serious problem of air pollution – something that effects conurbations around the world – in a very accessible way. […]

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