HEGGEMANN is a Development- and Manufacturing Partner for Custom Lightweight Design. With much expertise in the design and quick implementation of progressive solutions, we follow our guiding principle


A highly motivated team is working for first choice customers in the fields of aviation, space- and the automobile industry applying the latest in mobility technologies. We develop and manufacture undercarriage, propulsion components, fuel tank systems, seat modules and structural components, applying the utmost in quality standards. We support our customers in all phases of product development – from concept and development via simulation and engineering, up to the building of prototypes, conducting of tests and functional examinations or the production of small volumes. A high degree of quality conscientiousness is self-explanatory and is documented in relevant certification. Many renowned companies are counting on the quality of our services. HEGGEMANN was founded in 1962 and is located at the Paderborn-Lippstadt Airport.

Data & Facts

  • Founding year: 1962 as aircraft certified company (founded by Paul Heggemann)
  • Employees: 220, incl. 19 trainees
  • Executive board: Dr. Christian Howe (COO)
  • Supervisory board: Robert Heggemann (Chairman)
  • Business areas: Development, construction and manufacturing of prototypes and high-quality supplier parts in small-scale serial production for customers within aerospace, automotive and defense/special products industries.

Our Guiding Principles


We offer a work environment that creates enjoyment of performance and motivates the individual to develop according to their qualifications and abilities. Flat hierarchies and a high level of social and economic responsibility of all employees are important to us.


We do our best to contribute to the success of our customers, thereby securing our own future and creating development potential. Consequent customer orientation is the basis for business success. To us, this means anticipating our customers' expectations and exceeding them.


We constantly optimize our processes and their interactions: Who stops improving, has stopped being good. For this reason, our goal is to ensure superior quality, high delivery precision and innovative solutions in all areas.


We can only remain competitive, ensure sustainable growth and provide secure employment if we operate efficiently and profitably. Gained revenue is therefore invested to strengthen our equity capital in order to guarantee the financial capacity of the company.

Cooperation Partners

We continually expand our network of strategical alliances, in order to further increase our problem-solving and implementation competencies. Partnership-based, respectful relationships with our suppliers and cooperation partners are the key to mutual benefit.


We attach importance to resource-saving technologies and manufacturing processes, permanently taking into consideration all sensible and feasible environmental aspects. Innovative lightweight construction solutions play a decisive role in our contribution to environmental sustainability.

Our Values


We assume responsibility by acting reliably. Commitment, self-initiative and a constant willingness to learn are the central elements to safeguard this aim.


We show appreciation by mutual respect, and find recognition in reliability, tolerance and genuine feedback.


We ensure reliability through honesty. An open communication style and a high degree of transparency create an attractive work environment.


We are aware that successful and fair cooperation can only be guaranteed if we support one another.


  • DIN EN 9100 : 2016 / AS 9100 D
  • DIN EN ISO 9001 : 2015
  • EASA Part 145
  • EASA Part 21-G
  • Certified and Qualified Welders DIN-ISO 24394
  • Nadcap™ AC 7110/5 Welding
  • Nadcap™ AC 7114/1 and /2 NDT (FPI and MPI)
  • DIN EN ISO 3834-2; DIN 2303 BK1, Q 1,2 & 4
  • Airbus Qualified: ARP ID – 165914
  • Supply cert.: Rolls-Royce, MTU, GE Aviation
  • DIN EN 15085 (CL 1)