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Munich plant

Michael Ulverich, Production Truck and Plant Manager

Michael Ulverich, Production Truck and Plant Manager

"The heavy series is produced in the Munich plant with passion. In addition to complete trucks, we produce components such as cabs, axles, transfer cases and drive shafts with our know-how. We produce efficiently and qualitatively at the highest level.“


Aerial view of the MAN Truck & Bus plant in Munich

In the MAN Truck & Bus Group, the MAN Munich plant is the parent plant and the location of the head office. The Munich plant produces trucks in the heavy series with a permissible gross vehicle weight of 18 to 41 tons. Munich furthermore produces cabs and driven axles, transfer cases and drive shafts for the entire plant network.

With over 900 employees, truck assembly produces trucks in the TGS series for heavy-duty, building site traffic and short-haul transport along with the TGX for national and international long-haul transport. An extremely wide range of products arises from the numerous possible combinations of axle and cab components and the chassis or semitrailer tractor model versions.

About 800 employees in the axle production produce rear axles, driven front axles, drive shafts and transfer cases. In 2014 over 93,000 axles were produced.

The cab division with over 900 employees makes equipped cabs in the heavy series for TGX and TGS vehicles and supplies bodyshell components to the production network. Around 44,000 cabs were produced in 2014.

The MAN plant logistics covers the entire processes for receipt of goods, through provision of materials on the assembly line as well as the dispatch of vehicles or components. They are planned and implemented in accordance with the MAN principles of logistics and the optimum in time, costs and quality. Over 600 employees administer 16,000 active item numbers and manage 30,000 stock movements every day.


Overview of products

 Truck assembly

Truck assembly

Trucks in the heavy TGX, TGS and TGS WW series are assembled on the truck-assembly line.

Axle production

Axle production

Rear axles, driven front axles, drive shafts, transfer cases

Cab

Cab

Equipped cabs in the heavy series for TGX, TGS Bodyshell components for the production network

MAN Truck & Bus plant in Munich

Logistics

Stock movements / day: 30,000, Active item numbers: 16,000, Suppliers: 700, Relocations / day: 13.000, Products: parts supply for production of TGX/S, cabs, axles, transfer cases and drive shafts


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