Search results for: Heinz Müller

History

INUVIK?

Who or what is ‘Inuvik’? A fish that lives in the depths of the Arctic Ocean? A musical instrument from Siberia? An abbreviation of ‘Innovative New Uses of Very Inexpensive Kayaks’? These were the kind of questions I asked myself when I heard the word for the first time.

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People & Company

Mexican adventure

It was back in November 1974 when I was called to a meeting with our then-Managing Director. He told me about his visit to VW in Mexico and his plans to ‘lend’ me to our customer there for three to four weeks in the near future.

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People & Company

Really important tests in the Sahara

Oil-bath air cleaners used to be a benchmark in the automotive industry. However, today they are hardly to be found at all in the car segment as they were successively replaced by paper air filters after the 1970s. This changeover took place simply because the new paper inserts enabled a substantial increase in separation efficiency.

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History, People & Company

Chance encounters

It was March 1975 and I was about to embark on my first ever major trip overseas. I was about to travel to Mexico for six weeks and visit my biggest client to test whether the number of air filters could be reduced across the entire range of models.

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History

A trip down memory lane

Namibia had always been high on our list of places to visit, mainly because of the wildlife there. By autumn 2010, the time had finally come for my wife and I to fulfil this dream. After packing our suitcases, we, together with my wife’s cousin and his wife,

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