2015

10/16/2015
Linked with tradition – committed to the future: Franz Kiel GmbH celebrates its 70th anniversary
Nördlingen, 16.10.2015 – Founded as a metalworking company in 1945 in Nördlingen, Bavaria, Franz Kiel GmbH is today one of the leading European manufacturers for seating systems for commercial and public passenger transport vehicles in local, regional and tourist travel by bus or train, and delivers its products worldwide. In 2015, the company is celebrating its 70th anniversary – and reflectíng on an eventful and extremely successful history.
10/16/2015
From elegant city bus seat made of wood to luxury seat with vibration frequency technology: Franz Kiel GmbH presents innovations at the Busworld 2015
Newly-designed trade fair booth with established models and many innovations
07/17/2015
Kiel Seats part of largest refurbished electric fleet in North America
Kiel delivers 819 lightweight seats for optimal fuel consumption for Indianapolis Public Transportation Corporation; Fleet of 21 refurbished electric buses sets entirely new standards in transportation sustainability
03/10/2015
Combining safety and simplicity: MCI Supplier Kiel sets new FMVSS 210 testing record for safest slider seat with three-point seat belt and stainless steel legs
Next generation slider seat safest, easiest to operate stainless steel model on the market for wheelchair lift equipped coaches; patent for self-aligning, foot-operated system pending
02/26/2015
MTR Express launches new intercity line in Sweden with Kiel seats
Stadler Rail incorporates over 1,400 German-engineered Kiel seats; COMFORTLINE to enhance premium travel experience with ergonomic, modern design