GETRAG FORD Transmissions GmbH
GETRAG FORD Transmissions Halewood forms part of the GETRAG corporate group, the largest independent manufacturer of transmissions in the world; synonymous with quality, reliability and delivery in the automotive market. The success and growth they have enjoyed over the recent years has been founded on the three basic values: Precision. Passion. Partnership.
Employing 700 people covering all aspects of manufacturing, Halewood has seen the implementation of investment in a new six speed transmission that has delivered the introduction of state of the art technologies and machine tools. The site is the proud owner of the British Safety Council’s Sword of Honour for ‘best in class’ Safety performance.
Proud of its achievements throughout the plant’s history; the joint venture, established in 2001 with GETRAG, has seen change strategies enhance an transform the location into what is now a first class facility with the ability to respond to global demands of manufacturing. In 2014 the Plant is celebrating 50 years of manufacturing in Halewood.