Inventors of the Ultimate Connection
Engineering and manufacturing crucial systems for gas and fluid transportation
About the Group
The BOA GROUP is one of the world’s leading manufacturers for flexible mechanical elements for the automotive and aerospace industry as well as for a wide range of industrial applications. We have 150 years of experience in solving the challenges in gas and fluid transportation for our customers.
The headquarters is based in Stutensee near Karlsruhe / Germany.
BOA was originally founded by Henri Ehrmann & Co in 1872 in Karlsruhe, Germany. Up until August 2006 the BOA Group operated under the umbrella of the IWKA organization. The IWKA AG (Holding) sold IWKA BKT with all subsidiaries and shareholdings to the German Private Equity company in Berlin. Renaming IWKA BKT GmbH to BOA BKT GmbH. Over the subsequent years the current subsidiaries have been established: in 2008 BOA (Shanghai) Bellows Technology Co. Ltd. in China and in 2014 BOA RBT SRL in Arad, Romania.
In 2018 Ring International Holding AG became the new owner of the BOA Group.
Today, the BOA Group consists of several plants worldwide.
The BOA Group strives to develop creative, customized solutions, which add value and quality for our customers.
At the same time, BOA has committed itself to follow the principles of sustainable development to reconcile social, economic and environmental aspects into a single company mission.
In Romania, BOA Group is represented by BOA RBT SRL located in Arad. BOA RBT was established in March 2014 and started its operations in July 2014 producing metal hoses and exhaust gas recirculation pipes for the automotive industry as well as V-clamps for industrial applications.