About Us

A German-American joint venture based in Morsbach-Lichtenberg, approx. 80 km east of Cologne.

The Filtran group supplies filter system solutions for automatic transmissions to all automotive and transmission manufacturers. Due to further research & development centers and production plants in the US and in China, we can come up to all global customer requirements.

As a specialist in filtration we contribute to further ecological and economical development using state-of-the-art concepts, e. g. plastic oil pans or novel filter media, we are offing for improvement of the pureness of oil.

Moreover, the advancements referring to laser welding methods for plastics have been put into practice in series production, and a special software to simulate flow processes in the filter (CFD) has been developed. This software is a novelty on the world market.

Our product development provides our customer with one-stop overall services ensuring best fulfillment of all requirements through our development and production.

Business size

500+ employees


Commercial presence