Since 1996 the HELLA Business Division Electronics is active in China. So far 3 plants have been established, HELLA Shanghai Electronics Co.,Ltd(HSE), HELLA (Xiamen) Automotive Electronics Co., Ltd.(HAE), and HELLA(Xiamen) Electronic Device Co.,Ltd (HED), HSE was founded in 1996 and in 2006 was converted into a 100% subsidiary of Hella KGaA Hueck & Co. HAE was founded in 2003 and in 2009 was converted into a 100% subsidiary of Hella KGaA Hueck & Co. HED was founded in 2012, a new family of HELLA China Electronics.
Hella Shanghai Electronics Co.,Ltd
HELLA Shanghai Electronics Co., Ltd. (HSE) is a development and manufacturing center for HELLA in China and Asia Pacific for research & design activities and manufacturing of automotive electronics. At present HSE has over 1600 employees, amongst them are more than 200 professional engineers engaged in design & development activities. The expansion of the laboratory, workshop and warehouse of HSE began in 2011 and will be completed in 2012, with a total area of 11,600 square meters. The main products of HSE are automotive electronics and electronic components, including body control modules, remote keys (both keyless entry systems and key start systems), memory seat modules, pedal sensors, vacuum pumps etc. The customers of HSE are domestic and leading international automobile manufacturers and body system manufacturers.
HELLA (Xiamen) Automotive Electronics Co.,Ltd
HELLA (Xiamen) Automotive Electronics Co., Ltd. (HAE) is a technology center active in the Asia Pacific region designing, developing and producing automotive relays. The company’s sales activities focus on regions as Europe, America and Asia. World-renowned automotive manufacturers such as VW, Audi, Daimler, Ford, GM, Chrysler and numerous tier one suppliers belong to the company’s customers. As a global partner of world-class automobile manufacturers, with advanced automatic assembly lines housed in 100k grade dust-free workshops, as well as strict quality-guarantee systems, HAE has a remarkable competence in automotive relay supply. In 2005 the company successfully qualified for the TS16949 quality system accreditation, audited and granted by TÜV and has until today added many OEM specific quality awards.
HELLA (Xiamen) Electronic Device Co., Ltd
HELLA (Xiamen) Electronic Device Co., Ltd (Abbreviation HED) is a wholly owned subsidiary plant of HELLA group which was registered in Aug. 2011 and officially opened in 2012. HED located in Torch High-tech Zone of Xiamen and will be committed to produce relay and other automotive electronics control products, mainly covering S2, Micro relays and Oil control sensor, which are widely used at auto controlling system, lock system, car window regulator, sunroof controlling, seat adjustment, light controlling, cooling system, ABS system, etc. The company’s main customers are SVW, FAW, GM Shanghai, Hyundai and other OEM plants as well as Delphi, YAZAKI and other tier 1 supplier companies. It has passed the TS16949 quality system assessment accredited by a third party and TUV audit in May, 2012.
OUR TECHNICAL CENTERS
We currently have four technical centers under HELLA GE in APC, located in Shanghai, Nanjing, and Xiamen in China, and Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam. The HELLA Shanghai Electronics (HSE) Technical Center, the biggest of the four, has a rich pool of expertise and know-how in the design and development of body electronics and mechanical components. As renowned system suppliers, the technical centers in Shanghai and Ho Chi Minh City have inherited German-originated design concepts for Body Control Modules (BCM) that perfectly fit vehicles in China with consistent quality and competitive cost. In addition, customers have access to our localized services covering everything from system requirement analysis through to system architecture design, detailed product design, testing and validation, system integration and on-vehicle testing. With its success in the development of sensors and actuators, HSE has become a globally recognized leader in this particular technology and market segment. In the area of Electronic Power Steering (EPS), our Shanghai center boasts the most compact Electronic Control Units (ECU) and the most precise sensors on the market, built with the CIPOS technology. Our center in Nanjing is dedicated to the development of Energy Management Systems (EMS) and Driving Assistance System (DAS). The center in Xiamen focuses on design and development of relays for HELLA's global operations and the work to match, apply and design sensors and actuators to the needs of the customer's site.
These four technical centers always continue moving forward to help foster an energy-efficient, environmentally-friendly and safety-oriented future for the automobile industry.