On February 15th 2017, a Stihl delegation of 20 people came to Schramberg to visit Herzog GmbH, the German plant of the hGears group.

This meeting has been of key importance to consolidate the long-term partnership between hGears and the Stihl Group, which is one of the world’s leading companies in the production of outdoor products.

After the speech of Mr. Pierluca Sartorello, the hGears’ CEO, and the speech of Mr. Dieter Eckstein, Purchasing Director of Stihl, a technical session took place, with the lecture of Mr. Peter Schondelmaier (R&D hGears Schramberg) and the lecture of Mr. Pierluigi Zingale (R&D hGears Padova and Suzhou).

In the afternoon the delegation also visited the factory in order to see and to experience the capabilities of our German plant.