Global network – there for you on site

The C&U Group is one of the leading manufacturers of bearing products for use in the industrial and automotive sector worldwide. Therefore, C&U is not only one of the most established and recognised brands at the company site in China, but it also has a global network with branches in Germany, Japan and the United States – for a tailormade and professional service directly on site with the customer.

International production, strong growth

The C&U Group has a nationally recognised Enterprise Technology Centre, which brings together experts from home and abroad. At the company site in China, more than 150 patents have been developed already. The technology centre has state of the art detection, analysis and test instruments for the recognition, testing and analysis of various precision bearings. A professional design and simulation analysis system offers systematic solutions such as application analysis, design selection, assembly and maintenance for customers in various sectors.

Environment and employees at a glance

The C&U Group places a great deal of importance on sustainability and considers environmental standards and the health and safety of their employees. The group therefore continually optimises systematised and structured environmental management, standardised health and safety management and the safety of all employees.

Careers at C&U Europe

Become part of the C&U team and benefit from the multitude of development opportunities and attractive pension schemes in our company.

The success story of C&U

  • 2019 With the new factory in the Philippines, the first overseas production site goes into operation.

  • 2017 The technology centre of the C&U Group is recognised as the “Shanghai New Vehicle Bearing Engineering Research Centre”.

  • 2013 / 2015 The C&U Group becomes a “National Post doctorate research centre”. Two years later, the department for research and development of the C&U Group is state certified.

  • 2011 The C&U Group founds the park project for production, research and development in Wuhu. The aim is to improve and expand premium bearings. The products include high performance and high speed rail bearings.

  • 2008 Start of construction on the Wenzhou Binhai Industrial Parks. Up to 44 million precision automotive bearings should be produced here annually.

  • 2006 / 2007 The C&U Group founds the largest miniature bearing production site in Wuxi in China. Shortly afterwards, the Department of Trade of the Peoples Republic of China labels the C&U brand as “Famous Trademark in the Peoples Republic of China” and “The Most Competitive Brand in the Chinese Market”.

  • 2003 – 2005 In Shanghai, the foundations are laid for the main production site of the C&U Group. One year later, the Hangzhou Bearing Group is founded. The C&U Group bearings are awarded the titles “Chinese Name-Brand Products” and “National Free-inspection Product”.

  • 2002 10 million units of the precision automobile generator bearings manufactured by the C&U Group, are used in the project the “National-grade Touch Plan”.

  • 2001 In May, the precision, low noise automobile generator bearings by the C&U Group are certified as “National New Products”. One year later, the company receives the accolade “Provincial Famous Trademark” from the Chamber of Industry and Commerce of the Province of Zhejiang.

  • 1999 In December, the C&U Group merges with the Hangzhou Bearing Factory in the Province of Zhejiang. In China, this is the first time that a private company has acquired a medium sized or large state-owned company.

  • 1998 In April, the C&U Group opens up the first company for the production of mechanical and electrical chains in Wenzhou, with C&U Mechanical & Electrical City China.

  • 1997 Just a year later, the C&U Group is founded. The company donates one million Yuan to charity on this day. This is followed by the founding of the C&U Supermarket Co. Ltd. in the province of Zhejiang in June.

  • 1996 The second production site for roller bearings is founded in Wenzhou. The same year, the China Machinery Enterprise Management Association awards the company founder Zhang Tongsheng the title “The 4th Session of Excellent Entrepreneur of Chinese Machinery Industry”.

  • 1995 Sealed high precision ball bearings and low noise deep groove ball bearings in the Z3 group are included in the production plan of the national product portfolio for the first time for testing. Shortly afterwards, the first issue of the in-house magazine “Newspaper Enterprise Today” is published.

  • 1991 The Wenzhou Bearing Factory (predecessor of the C&U Group) is founded with a share capital of 4 million Yuan.


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