Change of Management at World’s Largest Latch Factory – Kiekert Appoints New General Manager at its Czech Plant

01/29/2015 Kiekert AG, the technology leader in automotive locking systems, has appointed Lukas Hlava (38) as General Manager at its plant in Prelouc, Czech Republic. Lukas Hlava, who has been working successfully for Kiekert for thirteen years, takes over plant ... Read on
2015-01-29

Wixom Headquarters is Celebrating its 20th Anniversary in 2014

11/12/2014 Kiekert AG, Heiligenhaus Kiekert, the technology leader in automotive locking systems, continues to invest in its U.S. research and development center in Wixom. Celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, the company’s Wixom site serves as Kiekert’s ... Read on
2014-11-12

Kiekert Develops LED Latch for Visible Safety

10/09/2014 Kiekert AG, Heiligenhaus   Kiekert, the technology leader in automotive locking systems, has developed a LED latch, thus uniting the safety and security issues of “locking systems” and “light” within one door latch. While conventional ... Read on
2014-10-09

New Head of Development at Kiekert

09/30/2014 Kiekert AG, Heiligenhaus   Kiekert, the technology leader in automotive locking systems, will welcome Dr. Thorsten Nottebaum (52) to its management team on October 1, 2014. As Executive Vice President Product Development, he will take ... Read on
2014-10-01

Kiekert Sets New Benchmarks in the Lightweight Design of Locking Systems

08/29/2014 Kiekert AG, Heiligenhaus Kiekert, the technology leader in automotive locking systems, has reduced the weight of its locking systems over the last two vehicle generations by 40-50 percent compared with commercially available latches, while retaining ... Read on
2014-08-29