In early 2007, Bosch acquired FHP Manufacturing, a leading U.S. manufacturer of geothermal heat pumps, strengthening the company's position in the renewable energy field. Bosch also boosted its Security Systems division through the acquisition of Canada -based Extreme CCTV, a technology leader in active infrared illuminators, demanding environment cameras and license plate capture systems. Bosch also announced that it was purchasing RoboToolz Ltd., a leading manufacturer of innovative leveling-laser products, with four locations worldwide, including one in Mountain View, CA.
The Bosch Group is committed to maintaining and growing its investment in
research and development. In 2007, the company invested
The Bosch Group is a leading global supplier of technology and services.
In the areas of automotive and industrial technology, consumer goods, and
building technology, some 272,000 associates generated sales of over
In North America , the Bosch Group manufactures and markets automotive
original equipment and aftermarket products, industrial automation and mobile
products, power tools and accessories, security technology, thermo-technology,
packaging equipment and household appliances. Bosch employs approximately
25,000 associates in more than 80 locations throughout the U.S., Canada and
Mexico , with reported sales of
Editor's note: Bosch uses a 2007 conversion rate of
SOURCE The Bosch Group