As the most southern town in the Oberpfalz region, Schierling represents an interface to Niederbayern. With a good mix of old buildings and modern constructions, the city is very impressive. The city's closeness to nature and the colorful, diverse neighborhoods truly makes a difference. With its central location, it is also possible to visit the surrounding cities like Landshut, Regensburg and Straubing.

Schierling in the Oberpfalz region

Schierling is one of the most important industrial locations in Bavaria.                   
Napoleon and his allies once won the Battle of Eggmühl against Austria at the gates of Schierling. The town has interesting places, such as the castle Schierling, the castle Eggmühl or the so-called Bockerlbahn, the historic local train Schierling - Langquaid.

Webasto plant Schierling in Germany

Our workplaces in Schierling

The plant in Schierling, with a total area of 45,000 m², was established over 30 years ago and with over 400 employees today, it is the global competence center for battery development at Webasto. The plant also produces roof systems in addition to battery systems. As in other German locations, only electricity from renewable energy sources is used here, a part of which is supplied by the company's own 4,000 square meter photovoltaic system. The energy concept also includes a battery storage system with a capacity of one megawatt per hour, for which 30 second-life batteries are reused.

Testing to the limit 

Highly automated processes such as PC multi-component injection molding for large parts or battery production with welding robots, milling centers and complete battery assemblyare installed in our plant in Schierling. Our prototypes are tested thoroughly before they go into series production and will be sold worldwide.

Connection of our location 

Thanks to its close distance to the highway, the location is very easy to reach from other Webasto sites. Furthermore, our competence center is also very easy to reach from the surrounding area. 

Further locations

  • Stockdorf

    Experience the future workplace at our headquarters, blending cutting-edge communication tech with flexible coworking spaces. Our New Work concept includes open kitchens, central snack areas, and advanced development spaces, creating an innovative work environment in Stockdorf.
  • Gilching

    Webasto's milestone in Gilching consolidates all non-production functions of the Global Comfort Solutions division. The facility fosters collaboration, project development, and interaction, featuring a central atrium hall as a vibrant hub connecting key areas like test stands, training workshops, and meeting rooms.
  • Augsburg

    In Augsburg, Webasto integrates innovation, agile spaces, and cutting-edge technology with a smart building concept. Features include hand scanner access controls, automatic license plate recognition, and a commitment to solar energy and biodiversity, aligning with Webasto's strategic vision.
  • Hengersberg

    Hengersberg, a crucial Webasto location with 400 employees and 12,000 m2 of space, is pivotal for production and development. Specializing in mechanical production of convertible tops, it caters to renowned clients like Ferrari, McLaren, Audi, Aston Martin, and more.
  • Neubrandenburg

    Webasto Neubrandenburg, a key production site since 1990, has manufactured over 25 million heating systems for various vehicles, making it vital for parking heater production. Boasting 77,664 m² and 800 employees, it stands as the leading hub for Thermo & Comfort products in northern Germany.

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