Joint Venture Partner

Brembo and SGL Carbon signed a joint venture, effective from June 1st 2009, in the field of carbon ceramic brake discs for the passenger car and commercial vehicle markets.

For this purpose the subsidiaries Brembo Ceramic Brake Systems SpA and SGL Brakes GmbH have combined their activities under the name “Brembo SGL Carbon Ceramic Brakes” BSCCB.




Brembo S.p.A. is the world leader and acknowledged innovator of the brake disc technology for automotive vehicles.

Brembo supplies high performance brake systems for the most important manufacturers of cars, commercial vehicles and motorbikes worldwide, as well as clutches, seats, seat belts and other components for racing only.

Moreover, Brembo is a leader in the racing sector and has won more than 200 championships.


SGL Carbon is a technology-based company and world leader in the development and production of carbon-based solutions.

Its high-quality materials and products made from specialty graphite and composites are used in industrial sectors that determine the future: automotive, aerospace, solar and wind energy, semiconductor and LEDs as well as in the production of lithium-ion batteries and other energy storage systems.

In addition, SGL Carbon develops solutions for chemical and industrial applications.