plastic omnium,
A LEADER IN CLEAN,
CONNECTED MOBILITY

Plastic Omnium is transforming to meet the new needs of the automotive industry and the connected, autonomous, shared and electric car.

DEVELOPMENTS & SUCCESSES IN 2019

CO-BUILD THE SUSTAINABLE MOBILITY OF TOMORROW

To respond to the revolution of the connected, autonomous and zero-carbon car, Plastic Omnium, technological leader in its markets, is continuously improving its innovation capabilities. Plastic Omnium The Group is working on open innovation with an ecosystem of start-ups, major technological universities and engineering schools, supervised by an Automotive Strategic Analysis Committee bringing together internal and external experts. Scientific and technological partnerships are regularly set up with the best performers.

TECHNOLOGICAL PARTNERSHIPS IN EXPANDING SECTORS

In January 2019, Plastic Omnium and HELLA launched an innovative project partnership to develop integrated solutions, combining exterior body parts and lighting. Experts in engineering and design from each group, based in Germany, are working together on the development of new concepts incorporating innovative technologies in lighting and in intelligent exterior systems, for both the front and rear of vehicles.

Plastic Omnium has also signed a partnership with the German automotive supplier Brose, in mechatronic systems for vehicle doors, an innovative style and assembly facilities.

Energy transition and mobilities of the future
€20m commitment made in September 2017

3 ON-GOING DEVELOPMENTS

Implementation of a big data software to manage all the data collected in the plant

  • Target: improve our supply chain and manufacturing efficiency

Installation of vibration sensors to monitor machines

  • Target: improve our predictive maintenance

Non-destructive quality testing for exterior part manufacturing

  • Target: improve our testing performance without compromising on cost and efficiency

Hydrogen ecosystem

$30m commitment made in November 2019

BUILD-UP PHASE

Relying on the existing investment in hydrogen refuelling stations and fuel cells in order to accelerate the market take-off for mobility applications

  • Target: enlarge technology knowledge and competencies on the full hydrogen ecosystem

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MESSAGE OF OUR CHAIRMAN AND OUR CEO

Performances

€9.2Bn

Economic Sales
+11.4%

HIGHLIGHTS

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SHAREHOLDER INFORMATION
&
Shareholder’s Meeting

Terms of the Shareholders’ meeting of
April 23, 2020