Bosch Car Multimedia Portugal, S.A.

Platinum Leading Organisation for Excellence in the Automotive sector
Investing in R&D

The expectations of end users in terms of connectivity and mobility as well as the activities of new market players will – in conjunction with automated driving – lead to the passenger cabin becoming the third living environment alongside the “home” and the “conventional workplace”.
Today BrgP already serves the differentiating areas of...

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Innovation Projects

In order to develop new and important competences, BrgP and UMinho established a unique partnership in the field of R&D involving two projects with a total investment of €74,7 million: HMIExcel – Human Machine Interface Excellence (from July 2013 to June 2015) and Innovative Car HMI (from July 2015 to June 2018). This last one has two areas:...

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DONE Lab, Research Centre at UMinho

DONE Lab is a research centre at UMinho for advanced manufacturing of products and tools. With this centre BrgP is maintaining a leading role within the CM division in order to achieve the ambitious vision “to become worldwide reference in the electronic sector”.
With DONE Lab at UMinho, BrgP expects to decrease development and...

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Industry 4.0

Industry 4.0 has a fundamental impact on value creation in the supply-chain of BrgP and the concept is opening up new potential for productivity and efficiency.
BrgP is also actively seeking to work with its partners to build a value creation network beyond company bound¬aries and turn Industry 4.0 into a reality.
There are...

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Partners in Education

We in BrgP share our associates’ concern with the well-being of their young members of the family. In that way, we try to be present in different phases, supporting them in providing an adequate development to their children. BrgP offers a basket of goods to all the newborns and yearly makes their Christmas more special by offering a present, as...

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Portuguese suppliers

Suppliers are at the heart of BrgP’s operations as purchased material is vital to the products that are manufactured in the plant. The electronic components are predominantly sourced in Asia. However, mechanical, plastic and metal parts are also acquired in the national market or in Europe.
In this context, to achieve its demanding...

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Carlos Ribas Senior Vice President Technical Plant Manager Business Excellence in our organization means achieving a sustainable satisfaction with all our, stakeholders: associates, customers, suppliers, society and others. Leading with integrity, playing a role model is part of our daily mission. We are committed to our “We Lead Bosch” values, striving for excellence, making the purpose of business clear and working passionately to make things happen. We create autonomy, remove obstacles, prioritize and keep things simple. Our decisions are taken quickly and executed rigorously. We communicate openly, frequently and across all levels, sparking enthusiasm for new things and embracing change as an opportunity for innovation. We collaborate across functions, units and hierarchies, always focusing on results, seeking and providing feedback. We lead with trust, respect and empathy. The ability to learn is our most important aptitude; learn over and over again. Dr. Lutz Welling, Senior Vice President, Commercial Plant Manager Bosch Car Multimedia Portugal S.A. is undergoing a transformation from a production plant to a plant which contributes also strongly in the areas of innovation and development to the world-wide Bosch divisions Car Multimedia and Chassis Systems Control. This transformation realizes synergies, fosters simultaneous engineering and creates development opportunities for our great employees here in Braga, Portugal.
What defines us.
Be a worldwide reference in the electronic sector. Striving for Excellence to have a sustainable future.
We are agile and flexible in creating value for our customers, anticipating and fulfilling their expectations. We develop innova¬tive solutions through the competences of our associates. Together we improve our performance and competitiveness.
Future and result focus - Our actions are result-focused. This allows us to secure our future. It also creates a sound basis for the social initiatives of the company and the foundation.
Responsibility and sustainability - We act responsibly in the interest of our company, also taking the social and ecological impact of our actions into consideration.
Initiative and determination - We act on our own initiative, take entrepreneurial responsibility, and pursue our goals with determination.
Openness and trust - We communicate important company matters in a timely and open fashion. This is the best foundation for a relationship built on trust.
Fairness - We deal fairly with our colleagues and business partners, and view this fairness as a cornerstone of our corporate success.
Reliability, credibility, legality - We promise only what we can deliver, accept agreements as binding, and respect and observe the law in all our business transactions.
Diversity - We appreciate and encourage diversity for the enrichment it brings, and see it as essential for our success.
Our core business

Bosch Car Multimedia Portugal (BrgP) is an innovative supplier of instrumentation and infotainment systems for the automotive industry worldwide.
Nowadays, it is one of the biggest private employers in the region, the one of largest electronics plant in Europe

Our products and services

Currently, BrgP manufactures equipment for the automotive industry such as car navigation and infotainment systems, central display for cars, motorbikes and bicycles including free programmable instrument Clusters (FPK), Combiner Head-Up Display (CHUD), steering angle sensors, global navigation satellite systems and solutions for powered...

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Our people

BrgP was the fastest-growing location of the Bosch Group in Western Europe in 2016 and in the region of Braga. The hiring of more than 700 associates while assuring busi¬ness continuity was only possible due to the preventive recruitment. This lead also to a considerable increase of associates with high education, which now represents more than...

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Company Data
Size of the organisation> 1000 employees
LocationBraga, Portugal
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