About Us

Eckerle has been specialised in the perfection, manufacture, and installation of carbon brush holders for automotive parts, household appliances, and small devices for over half a century.

Our core competencies include the production of complex plastic injection moulded parts (overmoulding), the integration of electronic components, laser and resistance welding, CNC machining, and the development and manufacture of automated production lines. Our principal focus is on customer support – because success can only be achieved together! For us, our customers’ expectations represent challenges to be taken up and met every single day.

Over 3,000 employees worldwide
Over 160 million individual parts produced annually
Over 50 years’ experience in assembly technology
Over 20 years’ experience in plastics technology and manufacture of fully-automated assembly lines
Presence on 3 continents
Plants in 6 countries from Mexico to China


Company foundation in Bühl/Baden, Germany Manufacture of metal structures


Launch of assembly technology


Foundation of first plant abroad: Kiskőrös, Hungary


New division: automation Hungarian sales partner for Bosch Rexroth and Schmidt Technology


New division: plastics technology


New plant in Querétaro, Mexico


New plant in Cluj, Romania


Acquisition of global activities of Schunk Modultechnik Group with plant Bóly, Hungary. Foundation of new site in Zhuhai, China


New owner: Prettl Group


New Plant in Pune, India