New Vice President Named at BMW Manufacturing

SPARTANBURG, S.C. - 07/18/2006

Barbara Bergmeier has been named vice president for Assembly at BMW Manufacturing Co.

Before joining BMW Manufacturing, Bergmeier worked at BMW’s Research and Development Center in Munich overseeing planning and development of Assembly operations throughout the BMW Group.

She joined BMW in 1990 and worked in Logistics, Production Control and Transportation at the Landshut plant in Germany. She moved into Production at the Munich plant in 1996 where she managed various assembly operations before moving to the Research and Development Center in 2002.

Bergmeier holds a degree in business management and information technology from the University of Applied Sciences in Landshut, Germany.

She succeeds Dieter Lauterwasser, who will return to Germany to lead a future model project.

Production Figures

  • 2013 Annual Production
    Total 2013 Production: 297,326
  • 2014 Production - February
    X3 Units: 12,892
    X5 Units: 12,200
    X6 Units: 2,089
  • Number of jobs – 8,000
  • North American suppliers –
  • South Carolina suppliers –

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BMW Manufacturing Co.
P. O. Box 11000
Spartanburg, SC 29304

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