MAHLE Industrial Filtration

Integration into the MAHLE Group

The MAHLE Group is one of the 30 largest companies in the automotive supply industry worldwide. With its two business units Engine Systems and Components and Filtration and Engine Peripherals, MAHLE ranks among the top three systems suppliers worldwide for piston systems, cylinder components, as well as valve train, air management, and liquid management systems. The Industry business unit bundles the MAHLE Group's industrial activities. These include the areas of large engines, industrial filtration, as well as cooling and air-conditioning systems.

Industrial Filtration

At our plant in Öhringen, Germany, industrial filters have been developed and produced since 1962.

Here, research and development, engineering, production and the wordwide marketing of the Division Filtration with its product segments fluid technology, air filtration, process technology, separation & water, and aftermarket & service are concentrated.


Production of industrial filters at the Öhringen plant starts under the name of Purolator Filter

Purolator Filter fades to MAHLE GmbH

Acquisition of the Tennex Group, Japan, now MAHLE Tennex Corp.

Organizational spin-off sector industrial filtration

Acquisition of NFV GmbH and AKO Filter GmbH

New Joint Venture in Mogi Guacu, Brasil: MAHLE Filtroil

Acquisition of the amafiltergroup, Netherlands

Rearrangement of MAHLE Industrial Filtration according to divisions

Creation new corporate division MAHLE Industry

MAHLE Industry GmbH takes over InnoWa Membrane GmbH