Customer-Specific, High-Volume Assembly

Closure technology made to order. Quality in high-volume production.

Part of our core competence as a leader in technology is customer-specific, high-volume assembly. Individuality and standardization are not contradictions here—rather, two efficient sides of our global supplier strategy. This is how we are once again setting the standards in automobile closure system technology.


Thanks to tailor-made and intelligent solutions, Kiekert products continuously open up a new dimension of comfort, safety and efficiency. Today we produce 60 million closure systems per year at 6 production locations worldwide. Our modular platform strategy for side-door latches and our new liftgate latch platform (NRC) allows us to continuously implement individual customer requests.In a very high numbers of units. With the greatest efficiency and ensured quality. Everywhere in the world. Our motto: Standardization where possible and individualization where the customer wants it!

Our premium platform offers customer-specific solutions that meet the highest customer demands. It has yet again set new standards in automobile closure system technology.

Our Alpha platform offers individual solutions that are based on time-tested and standardized Kiekert basic designs. The largest and most reliable side-door latch platform worldwide satisfies the highest individual requirements.

The Beta platform is a basic platform for the entry-level segment and offers the full scope of function for a side-door latch. It is continually oriented toward the needs of this vehicle segment: Optimized installation space, weight is reduced and can be expanded for additional functions.