We are a Tier 1 system supplier who provide cost efficient and innovative steering column systems, achieving the best driving environment and steering comfort to the commercial vehicle industry.
This means that we interact with the customer by creating a partnership with early involvement in the product development process in order to understand the expectations and requirements of the customer.
We then together with the customer set the specification in order to achieve a optimized product meeting customer expectations. We either supply a single component such a as a steering column, 1–shaft or valve or a complete module including column, l–shaft, steering column lock, covers etc.
JTEKT Column Systems then take the full responsibility for the complete product development process starting in the market phase via concept and validation to SOP and introduction of the product.
JTEKT Column Systems market share among European truck OEMs is 60% on Steering columns.
We are approx 160 people representing –20 nationalities as our fadily in Sweden.
We are owned by Fuji Kiko Group in Japan known for its High wality and Lean Manufacturing.
We hold both 150/TS16949 (automotive standard) and (S014001 (environmental standard) certificates .
Our customers represent the premium brands in Europe.
We use the CAD–system our customers want mainly Catia V5.
We got our own project model specially developed for Commercial Vehicle requirements The JTEKT Column Systems annual sales is approx 37.