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.
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
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
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
MTR Express startet neue Intercityverbindung in Schweden mit hochmodernen Sitzen der Franz Kiel GmbH
Privater Betreiber bestellt über 1.400 COMFORTLINE Sitze des deutschen Herstellers; Strecke soll Reisenden höchsten Komfort und innovatistes Design bieten