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Sustainability Report 2014
Innovation as a means of progress

Innovation as a means of progress

We continue to invest in R&D.

Research we work to pioneer the use of composite materials for body and chassis and achieve a sharp reduction in vehicle weight.

We continue to develop products with higher added value and investing in the latest technology as a competitive differentiation.

In addition we co-development with our customers with whom we share our experience and knowledge to provide innovative solutions and differentiating value for them.

We opened a new research and development centre in Germany, focused on the design and testing of prototype chassis, which was inaugurated by King Felipe VI.

Innovation as a means of progress (pdf)
People as architects of success

People as architects of success

Our workforce grew by 8% with high stability.

We put the first stone of Gestamp Technology Institute (GTI), which claims to be the international center of excellence of the Group for training in R&D, specially designed to strengthen our global leadership in hot stamping.

On Safety and Health, we continue to improve Working Conditions and Safety Management and we audited almost half of the manufacturing facilities.

We have a 32% increase in training hours per employee that we consider essential to their performance and professional development.

People as architects of success (pdf)
Sustainability to ensure permanence in time

Sustainability to ensure permanence in time

In our quest to last over time and grow steadily, we highlight the good economic performance with sales growth of 11% and EBITDA by about 8 %.

Given the role that we play in the life cycle of a vehicle, continue to monitor our environmental performance through our indicators. Highlights the effort we are making to improve our energy efficiency and thus reduce our carbon footprint.

Through our activities we contribute to the economic and social development in areas where we are. A study shows the contribution made in Germany and Spain in terms of generating wealth, public administration revenues and employment.

Sustainability to ensure permanence in time (pdf)
Operating excellence as a regular practice

Operating excellence as a regular practice

We have promoted several projects to improve efficiency in our management and operations. It highlights the GPCS Project as the Group’s global response to the need to adapt to changes in project management, increasing our transparency, collaboration and efficiency.

Operating excellence as a regular practice (pdf)
The client as the centre of the business

The client as the centre of the business

With the opening of two new manufacturing facilities in Mexico and in China, we support our customers in their geographic expansion into markets with great growth potential.

The trust our customers place in Gestamp results in new orders that allow us to strengthen our operations and continue to grow.

The client as the centre of the business (pdf)
Gestamp Group

Gestamp Group

Gestamp is an international business group dedicated to the design, development and manufacture of metal components and assemblies for the automobile industry, especially for light vehicle production.

Gestamp Group (pdf)
Letter from the President

Letter from the President

2014 has been a year of good economic performance for Gestamp and advances and improvements in different fields such as innovation, training, efficiency and environment.

In year 2015 we continue with our strategy of globalization and new product development in order to continue enjoying our clients´confidence and guaranteeing a sustainable growth rate for the coming years.

Letter from the President (pdf)
Sustainability Report 2014 (pdf)