Schrader in brief
Schrader designs and manufactures devices that improve safety, system efficiency and comfort for millions of people every day. These devices are used in the automotive, aviation, industrial, military and heavy vehicles, air conditioning, telecommunications and energy transport circuits industries.
Schrader is a world leader and innovator in the field of pressure sensors and control valves. Schrader manufactures more than 2,000 different products and delivers on average 200 million valves per year under its own brand name.
Three main sectors of activity
- Fluid management: A major partner for manufacturers worldwide in the monitoring and managing of pressure on tyre valves, air conditioning, engine valves and regulators.
- Performance for industry: A must on the aeronautical, pressure storage and industrial air conditioning markets.
- Expertise in vehicle repair: A privileged partner for the training of automotive and pneumatic repair professionals with the supply of products for the maintenance and servicing of passenger vehicles, trucks, and agricultural, public works and mining equipment.
118 years of industrial innovation
|1906||First tube valves|
|1960||First series production of the tubeless tyre valve|
|1981||Design and development of the first digital pressure gauge|
|1990||Launch of the range of aluminium air conditioning valves|
First series production of TPMS valves with an aluminium stem
|2006||First series production of TPMS valves with a rubber stem|
|2012||Marketing of a TPMS sensor for civil engineering and mining applications|
|2016||Development and marketing of components for air conditioning with CO2 gas|