MAIER is one of the first plastic component supplier with up to 2,000 employees in 8 countries with global sales above 212 M€, being part of the biggest co-operative group in the world (global sales above 13,200 M€ and a workforce above 82,000 employees). MAIER manufactures components for the automotive industry, household appliances and consumers electronics. In Europe, Maier heads, in particular, the development and manufacture of body colour painted front grilles, chromed caps, wheel-trims, wheel caps and petrol cap lids, as well as producing a wide array of other automotive components and body modules (mudguards, consoles, air vents, fascia, door trims, handles.….). MAIER owns plants in Spain, the United Kingdom and Czech Republic, joint ventures in Turkey and Japan, and offices in France, Sweden and Japan, being supplier of plastic components for the most important automotive OEMs (Renault, Toyota, Honda, Ford, Opel, Seat, Citroen, Peugeot, Jaguar, Mercedes, Rover, Suzuki, Volvo, Nissan, Bentley, Skoda, Audi …..…). Besides, its technical centre with more than 100 employees offers support to OEMs and Equippers.

MAIER is an experienced company in designing and development of components (injection, finishing/ decoration and assembly); designing and manufacturing of prototype and production moulds; analysis and implementation of industrial facilities; and research, development and innovation. MAIER innovation procedure is always based on quality and accuracy methodologies which have led to more than 20 patents, from 1993, in automotive components and related processes.

 

MAIER is a well-equipped industry with advanced research and manufacturing facilities in thermoplastic injection moulding as well as in decorative processes and mould design and manufacture.

MAIER will offer the following services and expertise in style definition; design, engineering & manufacturing of injection tools; injection moulding of up-scaled components; final component characterization (some testing procedures) according to OEMs’ specifications and market requirements; technical and economical assessment for further industrialization.

 

Maier S. Coop.

Polígono Industrial Arabieta
48300 Gernika (Vizcaya) SPAIN
Tel. 0034 946 259 200
Fax 0034 946 259 219
www.maier.es
 
Key persons involved in the project
 

Key Persons

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Mrs. Ana García Ibarra – Mechanical Engineer. She is the Business Responsible in MAIER and has wide experience in industrial production and in different research and development projects focusing in different technologies including nano-materials, new simulation and control tools, laser polishing, etc.

E-mail address: anagar@mt.maier.es

Tel. 0034 946259200

 

 

Txomin Goitia

E-mail address: txogoi@mtc.maier.es

Tel. 0034 946259200

 

 

Mr. Javier Calvo Cabo – Mechanical Engineer and key responsible of Toll Manufacturing brand in MAIER. He is wide experienced in R&D projects related to tool design and manufacture as demonstrated the following recent managed projects: ‘Development of simulation models for optimal high speed milling’, ‘Manufacture optimization of injection moulds using in situ dimensional control’ and ‘Laser polishing of plastic injection moulds’

E-mail address: javcal@maier.maier.es

Tel. 0034 946259200