Schaeffler develops and manufactures precision products for everything that moves – in machines, equipment, and vehicles as well as in aviation and aerospace applications – with its INA, LuK, and FAG brands.
The globally active group of companies is a leading manufacturer of bearings worldwide and a renowned supplier to the automotive industry. The company generated sales of approximately 10.7 billion euros in 2011. With approximately 76,000 employees worldwide, Schaeffler is one of the largest German and European industrial companies in family ownership. With 180 locations in over 50 countries, Schaeffler has a worldwide network of manufacturing locations, research and development facilities, sales companies, engineering offices, and training centres.
From its purpose built plant, located on the outskirts of Rotherham, LuK (UK) Ltd supplies clutches to OE (original equipment) manufacturers all over the world.
More than 300 employees produce over three million car clutch sets, 225,000 tractor clutches and 450,000 discs and dampers annually. Over 75% of the production from this operation is exported.
LuK (UK) Ltd is constantly striving to achieve manufacturing excellence. It has a modern approach to manufacturing, all focused to exceeding the customers’ expectations. Our aim is to present our customers consistently with engineering solutions, on time and with zero defects.