Global Procurement at BENTELER

The Global Procurement provides procurement services to all divisions of the BENTELER-Group.

Supplier to BENTELER

Competence and peak performance are crucial to our success: We develop customized ideas and solutions in close collaboration with our customers, at their locations. That requires continual exchange between our global purchasing unit, the divisions and our suppliers.

 

Hence, BENTELER suppliers meet the following minimum standards:

  1. Quality Management System certified acc. to ISO 9001 with compliance to ISO 16949
  2. Commitment to the Zero-Defects Principle
  3. Clear environmental standards (e.g. ISO 14001)
  4. Traceability throughout the entire supply chain
  5. Vast experience in automotive/steel industry
  6. Cost and/or technology leaders in their respective industries
  7. Full compliance with our Terms and Conditions
  8. Commitment to the BENTELER Philosophy and Code of Conduct (Compliance)

Global Commodity Organization

Purchasing activities at BENTELER, in keeping with our business activities on the whole, are highly internationalized. Our goal here is to ensure that our customers’ requirements can always be fulfilled, wherever and whenever they arise. BENTELER’s company-wide inventory management plays a central role in this respect. It consolidates regional strengths and market expertise within a globally-operating structure - and is always focussed on fulfilling our customers’ individual demands.

The global commodity organization of BENTELER Purchasing is divided into the following main groups:

  • Investment
    Heat treatment machinery, hotforming press, joining machinery, interlinking of hotforming equipment, measuring facility, low-floor-vehicle, conveyor
  • Subunits/Spare Parts
    Electric, hydraulic/pneumatic, mechanical, cutting/sawing machines, parts acc. to drawing
  • Facility Construction and Infrastructure
    Building construction and materials, steel construction, engineering structure, equipment
  • Auxiliaries/production supplies
  • IT and communication
  • Transport and packaging
  • Services
    Facility services, consulting and training, travelmanagement etc.
  • Workplace equipment
    Workers protection, work place and office supplies, hand tools, lifting accessories
  • Castings
  • Forgings
  • Rubber-Metals
  • Rubber-Plastics
  • Ball Joints, Stabilizer Links
  • Module Components
    Springs/stabilizers, wheel bearings, drive shafts, brakes, shock absorbers
  • Electrical Systems
    Electrical motors, sensors, electric control units, actuators
  • Engine and Exhaust Systems
    EGR valves, catalytic converters, compensators, wire mesh, gaskets
  • Heat Treatment
  • Surface Treatment
  • Coating
  • Tube Treatment
  • Mechanical Handling
  • Laser Cutting
  • Blasting
  • etc.
  • Steel
    Flat, billets, tube blanks
  • Aluminum
    Flat, ingots
  • Carbon Fibre

  • Additives
    Coal, graphite elements for steel, fireproof material
  • Alloys
    Aluminum alloys, ferrous alloys
  • Energy
  • Technical Gases
  • Recycling/Waste Management
  • Scrap
  • Forming Dies
    Follow-on composite tool, hydroforming
  • Press Parts
    Aluminum, stainless steel, carbon steel
  • Tubes/Profiles
    Aluminum, stainless steel, carbon steel
  • Connecting Elements
    Fasteners, turned/milled parts, sintered parts