Bethel Automotive Safety Systems Co., Ltd. (WBTL) is a national high-tech enterprise specializing in developing vehicle braking systems and advanced driver assistance systems in China. The company was established in June 2004 and listed on Shanghai Stock Exchange in April 2018 (stock code: 603596), and is headquartered in the National Economic and Technological Development Zone in Wuhu City, Anhui Province. Currently there are more than 2600 employees, including about 550 engineers.
WBTL is running 11 production bases worldwide and currently has Bethel Electronics , Tangshan Bethel , Diarra , Suining Bethel , Weihai Bethel , Ordos Branch, Hangzhowideu Bay Branch, Hexu Machinery, etc., and establishes 3 technical centers, which are located in Wuhu, Shanghai, and Detroit.
After 16 years of hard work by WBTL's people, turnover in 2018 reached to 2.6 billion CNY, and in 2019 reached to 3.15 billion CNY. Under the current development trend of the automotive market, WBTL continues to achieve rapid growth.
Since its establishment, WBTL has been insisting on providing customers high-quality and safe automotive brake products as its own responsibility, constantly innovating and making progress, and independently developing various automotive brake system components. Independently WBTL developed electric parking brake system (EPB), hydraulic and pneumatic automobile anti-lock brake system (ABS), electronic stability control system (ESC), and wire-controlled brake system (WCBS) and advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS).
At the same time, WBTL has been insisting on independent development and manufacturing for front disc brakes, integrated parking brakes (IPB), rear disc drum brakes (DIH), brake master cylinders and vacuum boosters, etc. for passenger cars and commercial vehicles. WBTL successfully developed the third type of integrated rear parking brake (IPB) in the world. For the electric parking brake product (EPB), WBTL was the second supplier to launch it into mass production in the world and the first in China.
WBTL EPB has completely independent intellectual property rights and has obtained 35 patents. The patents involve China, the United States, South Korea, Japan and the European Union. The self-innovated EPB assisted start control algorithm can also realize the assisted start function without the clutch position sensor and gear position sensor.
As the first domestic company, in July 2019 WBTL successfully released the Wire-Control Brake System (WCBS), which not only integrates all the functions of the traditional braking system, but also better meets the new demands of new energy vehicles and intelligent driving .
In response to the development trend and demand of international energy conservation, emission reduction and automobile lightweight, WBTL established Weihai Bethel Company in Weihai, Shandong Province, which specializes in the production and processing of lightweight automobile cast aluminum products. Many domestic and foreign host customers such as FORD, PSA, SAIC, Geely, Changan, Chery, and BAIC have cooperated and the products are exported to Europe and the United States.
WBTL is an innovative enterprise. BTL Group has applied for 427 patents and more than 166 invention patents. One of its core invention patents has been authorized by the United States, Japan, South Korea, and the European Union; it has internationally leading EPB control technology and WCBS technology. The company has successively won the "Top 100 Most Competitive Companies in China's Auto Parts Industry", "Top Ten National Brands in China's Auto Parts Industry", "Famous Brands in Anhui Province", "Key High-tech Enterprises of the National Torch Program", and "National Certification and Testing Center" ", "National Intellectual Property Advantage Enterprise", "Anhui Province Technological Innovation Demonstration Enterprise", "Anhui Province Famous Brand" and more than 60 honors.
WBTL is now supplying to customers including General Motors, SGM, Ford Motor, Volvo, PSA, Mahindra, Hyundai, Dongfeng Nissan, Chery Automotive, Changan Automotive, Geely Automotive, BAIC, BAIC New Energy, SAIC, GAC, Dongfeng, Jiangling , BYD, Xiaopeng, etc. After 16 years of development, WBTL products have been exported to more than 50 countries and regions all over the world.
continue to adhere to the principle of independent R&D and innovation, and
create value for customers as the orientation, and strive to become the largest
supplier of automotive brake systems in China; further increase investment in
automotive high-end electronic products, and enhance the company's core in the
field of automotive electronic products Competitiveness and contribute to the
development of China's automotive industry.
employees of BTL sincerely welcome you to join us!
All employees of BTL sincerely welcome you to join us!