Fagor Ederlan S. Coop. Ltda

FAGOR EDERLAN is as a private company dedicated to the manufacture of components for the automotive sector. It is one of the main Spanish foundries, which understands innovation as the key for development and has vast experience in RTD projects.

FAGOR EDERLAN is as a private company dedicated to the manufacture of components for the automotive sector. It is one of the main Spanish foundries, which understands innovation as the key for development and has vast experience in RTD projects.

FAGOR heads the group that comprises its business units and associate companies, aligned within an organization based on the business lines of Suspension, Brakes, Engine and Transmission. They respond to the market as a supplier of global solutions covering a broad range of value added proposals in each business line.

They have also consolidated their internationalization strategy being closer to their customers through production plants in Brazil, Slovakia and China, and through business projects of international projection in NAFTA and China.

Innovation is understood as the key for addressing technological challenges in FAGOR EDERLAN. Due to their work together with EDERTEK, the research and development centre of the group, FAGOR EDERLAN has a broad experience in innovation projects and many of them have already been co financed by Spanish public bodies. Thus an efficient methodology has been developed in order to tackle new ideas: conduction of a critical state-of-the-art study, tests defined by the technique of experimental design are carried out and final assessment of the results.

At this moment FAGOR EDERLAN manufactures near 40.000 Tn per year of HPDC aluminium products for powertrain applications, from gear boxes to engine covers and bedplates. FAGOR EDERLAN is also a manufacturer of Cast Iron engine blocks, with over 140.000Tns of engine blocks produced per year in its cast iron foundry.

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