Press Releases

Pierburg Wastegate Actuator
Optimum control of charge pressure
Pierburg presents a new style of wastegate actuator. Among the advantages of the advanced design is an improvement in charge pressure control as demonstrated under operating conditions.
Pierburg Inline Valve
New compact In-line valve
In the context of the efforts to reduce fuel consumption and emissions, thermal management plays a key role in today's powertrain systems. And given the increasing trend towards electrification, the complex control of the various cooling and heating circuits is gaining significance. In order to be able to individually control these circuits, there is a need for reliable coolant valves. Pierburg GmbH has now introduced a new in-line valve with a small footprint and engineered as part of a modular system.
Solidteq Both AMX
Switzerland's AMX fair
Solidteq exhibiting 3D metal printing
AMX, Additive Manufacturing Expo, will be held in Lucerne, Switzerland, on March 6 and 7. The event ranks as an important trade fair for professional 3D printing. Solidteq GmbH, a Rheinmetall Automotive company, is making its debut and displaying innovative solutions for 3D printing with metallic materials intended specifically for the automotive and mechanical engineering sectors.
Pierburg Pump CWA 100
Advancing further towards new driveline technologies
Pierburg supplying electric-vehicle components for the NAFTA market
Components from first-tier auto-industry supplier Rheinmetall Automotive are increasingly finding their way into newly engineered electric vehicles. The auto-equipment specialist, a member of the technology group Rheinmetall AG, was recently awarded through its subsidiary Pierburg, an order from the Southern California vehicle maker, Karma Automotive, to supply coolant pumps for its plug-in electric hybrid vehicle (PHEV). Karma Automotive will install the pumps into its luxury vehicle, the Revero, which will be sold in the U.S. and Canada.
Rheinmetall Automotive - NAIAS 2018
Change Driven: Technology for the drivelines of today and tomorrow
Rheinmetall Automotive at NAIAS 2018
Tier-one automotive supplier Rheinmetall Automotive and its brands KS Kolbenschmidt and Pierburg are exhibiting from January 15 to 18 at NAIAS – North American International Auto Show. On 140 sq. meters, the Company is showcasing its latest technologies for gasoline and diesel engines, and electric motors. The product display is supported by a virtual product app. Rheinmetall Automotive is embracing changing mobility trends and stricter emission regulations under the theme “Change Driven."
Rheinmetall Automotive
Stevan Zivanovic, in charge of Mechatronics, North America
As from January 1, 2018, Stevan Zivanovic (48) will succeed Rene Gansauge (44) as President of Mechatronics NAFTA at Rheinmetall Automotive AG. In this position he will have responsibility for all the North American interests of Rheinmetall Automotive's Mechatronics division.
Rheinmetall Automotive - New plant built in Chongqing
New plant built in Chongqing
Rheinmetall Automotive expands piston production in China
In its 20th anniversary year, Kolbenschmidt Shanghai Piston (KSSP) is adding a newly built plant in Chongqing, a metropolis with a population of many millions, to its production location structure in the automotive hub in southwest China
Rheinmetall Automotive Exhaust Gas Valve
Rheinmetall subsidiary books order for on-road trucks
Valves for Chinese-American manufacturer
Through its group subsidiary Pierburg, Rheinmetall Automotive AG has been awarded by a Chinese-American engine manufacturer an order with a life-time volume worth over €71 million.
KSLP presents at Marintec
KSLP presents at Marintec China 2017
The marine fair Marintec 2017 is being held in Shanghai, China from December 5 to 8. KS Kolbenschmidt GmbH, represented by its subsidiary KSLP (China) Co. Ltd., will be exhibiting in the German Pavilion at Hall N2.
Pierburg Electric Throttle Valve
New electric throttle and control valve in plastic
Pierburg has displayed a new generation of motorized throttle valves specifically suited for use in Euro 6 vehicles. Instead of the usual aluminum alloy, the housing is manufactured from a duromer which is combined with a newly developed plastic/metal hybrid throttle valve for cost and weight savings.