Company profile

Hidria is one of the world-leading corporation in automotive and industrial technologies. In mobility, we are overcoming the limits of the possible with innovations and revolutionary solutions. We develop highly efficient industrial systems that help protect the environment. The responsibility, knowledge and competence, innovativeness and excellence of all our employees helps us create a successful company and develop the environment in which we live and work.


Our solutions power every third car in Europe

Our solutions for the automotive industry are in use by all leading manufacturers of vehicles and original equipment. Hidria’s steering systems for safe, comfortable and efficient driving can be found in every third European car. The engine cold start system Hidria Optymus PSG which was given an award for Green Innovation of the Year, is built into every third modern car with a diesel engine. Our laminations for electric motors provide solutions for 30% of manufactured electric or hybrid vehicles.

Automotive Technologies

Automation for Industry 4.0

We are a development provider of cutting-edge systems for industrial technology and electrical engineering. Our products are the end-result of an incessant search for new opportunities and innovative solutions for sustainable development. Our close cooperation with our clients and own development and production of automated manufacturing assembly lines allow us to efficiently provide high-quality products and cut production costs, in turn making our clients more competitive. Our specialist expertise permits us to meet even the greatest of technological challenges.


Industrial Technologies

Specialised business units

Our achievements are made in the context of seven specialised business units found in different locations around Slovenia and the world.

Business Units

We build long-term partnerships

We are a reliable development partner. We create new value responsibly and build long-term partnerships. We are aware that close cooperation with our clients enables us to achieve the required quality and reduce expenses, and thus help our clients to achieve a competitive advantage in the market. Working as a partner, we master even the most complex high-tech challenges.  We build stable relationships with our suppliers and consistently improve the quality and overall competitiveness.

The success of any company is the success of its people

Our family comprises over 2,000 loyal and committed colleagues who help to create a better world with their innovativeness and experience in Hidria’s companies in Slovenia and abroad. Together, we are building a corporate culture based on responsibility, respect, innovation and excellence. We respect tradition and work with future generations in mind. Similarly, we value knowledge, competence and cooperation. We provide opportunities for the professional and personal development of our employees, and encourage and reward originality, resourcefulness, innovation and creativity among both teams and individuals.

Vision and Values

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Working at Hidria

Topical news

Together for the safety of employees and their jobs

Together for the safety of employees and their jobs

We at Slovenian companies Hidria, the Kolektor Group and ETA see the safety of our employees and the prevention of the spreading of the covid-19 infection as our common priority task. Here we must be extremely responsible also about the long-term preservation of jobs.

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The European SOPHIA project is starting

The European SOPHIA project is starting

We acquired a new European project, SOPHIA, which is very important for Hidria. It is the first international project in robotics for our Corporation. Robots and the control of robots became a permanent topic for us in the recent years. On this project we will work together with an exceptionally strong scientific development team from leading European institutions from this area.

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Hidria in BMW’s hybrid and electric vehicles of the future

Hidria in BMW’s hybrid and electric vehicles of the future

Hidria will supply innovative aluminium housings for steering systems to BMW; as of 2023 this German giant will use these housings in all its new hybrid and electric vehicles. This confirms our Corporation’s leading role as an innovative pre-development supplier of key parts of steering systems in premium vehicles and strengthens its position among the main global co-creators of electromobility.

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Global presence

We sell our products in 55 countries around the world. Our main clients are in Germany, Hungary, France, Great Britain, Italy, in the Asian and American markets, and in Slovenia. We are also strengthening our global presence through our companies in Slovenia, Germany, Hungary, the USA and China.