An active member of the global Lingyun family.


Hongxing Shi / CEO

Our partner

A strong community

Since 2015 the company has been part of the Lingyun Industrial Group Co. Ltd., Zhuozhou, which is one of the leading suppliers to the Chinese automotive industry. Lingyun develops and produces metal and plastic components. Their core products are structural parts made of steel and plastic, crash management systems, plastic pipes and rubber hoses for all automotive applications.

With the partner from China, Waldaschaff Automotive is future-proof and flexibly positioned with a solid basis for a global presence.

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State-of-the-art innovation

Jun, 2023

TOP 100 Innovator of Germany

Future Engine: WALDASCHAFF Automotive was once again awarded as TOP 100 Innovator in Germany. For a third time, WALDASCHAFF Automotive took part in the TOP 100 competition and for the third time the company was awarded and is once again one of the most innovative...

Our history

Locally anchored, globally grown


Jakob Wolf founds a small mechanical engineering company in Obertshausen


Founding of the Waldaschaff branch


Production is focussed on the automotive industry


Founding of Ymos-Metallwerke, Wolf and Becker GmbH


Takover of the Waldaschaff plant by WAGON Ind. plc


Company relaunched as Waldaschaff Automotive GmbH


Takeover by the Schnellecke Gruppe, a logistics company from Wolfsburg


Since 2015 Waldaschaff is wholly owned by the Lingyun Group


Founding of the subsidiary WA Production GmbH


Founding of Waldaschaff Automotive Mexico S.A.


Over 70 years of automotive experience


Our quality management

ISO 50001 : 2018

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ISO 45001 : 2018

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ISO 14001 : 2015

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IATF 16949 : 2016

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ISO 9001 : 2015

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IQNet ISO 9001 : 2015

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Jun, 2023

TOP 100 award

For the third time, Waldaschaff Automotive was awarded in the TOP 100 innovation competition and is again one of the most innovative medium-sized companies in Germany.

Mar, 2023

Training Enterprise 2023

Waldaschaff Automotive was named Training Enterprise 2023 by the Aschaffenburg Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

Apr, 2021

TISAX 2020 award

Trusted Information Security Assessment Exchange (TISAX) certifies Waldaschaff Automotive for information security according to defined standards in the automotive industry (TISAX is a registered trademark and is managed by the ENX Association


locations worldwide

German locations

years’ automotive experience