New 60 Million Automotive Paint Plant with Environmental Credentials

REHAU reinforces the technological leadership with one of the most modern paintings plants in Europe

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REHAU chooses CO2 snow-jet technology from ‘acp – advanced clean production’

“The small, Lower Bavarian town of Viechtach is enriched by a large, state-of-the-art and highly innovative site expansion of its largest employer, REHAU. The company, which operates internationally, has invested almost 60 million euro in its Automotive division. This was in the form of a new, environmentally friendly painting plant together with additional logistics buildings with assembly units on a total area of over 16,000 square metres. Plant 11, which was constructed in 1986 in the industrial zone of Oberschlatzendorf, has therefore just doubled its output capacity and should in the future serve the production sites of prestigious automotive customers in almost the whole of Europe with painted external components – including BMW, Porsche, VW, Ford, Audi, Skoda, the French PSA group and Honda. – source Rehau”


The plant, which works anhydrously in component cleaning, uses the CO2 already present – which has a sustainable impact on the environment…

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