The development centre, with an area of 24,100 m², brings together all departments involved in the innovation process. It is structured in such a way that new products and solutions for pressure, temperature, level, flow and force can be brought to market readiness in a short time. Strengthening the personnel capacity in the development department by around 50 positions in 2022 underlines the growth targets.
The building complex, with its striking block-shaped architecture, represents the largest single investment in the company's 75-year history. In this case, it totals 50 million euros. Furthermore, WIKA is investing continuously in the expansion of its production sites worldwide. The group of companies has a total of 43 subsidiaries and more than 10,000 employees.