• Ludwigsfelde, Germany, Feb 8, 2021 - Exactly thirty years ago, an LN2 truck was the first Mercedes-Benz vehicle to roll off the production line in Ludwigsfelde, which is now Daimler's third largest van production plant in the world. Today, about 200 of the so-called open model series of the Sprinter (chassis, platform vehicle, tractor head) are manufactured daily, well over 50,000 per year.
  • Ludwigsfelde, Dec 17, 2020 - The Mercedes-Benz plant in Ludwigsfelde (Brandenburg) has every reason to celebrate: 84 years after the site was founded, the 1.5-millionth commercial vehicle has rolled off the production line there. Since its establishment, the plant has built engines for various companies and, since 1965, commercial vehicles from various brands.
  • Stuttgart / Ludwigsfelde, Oct 6, 2017 - Mercedes-Benz Vans has been holding a leading position in the area of intelligent production among the van manufacturers already for years. Now the business division is lighting the next stage: For the upcoming start of production of the new model of the iconic Sprinter van, Mercedes-Benz Vans brings new connected series-production technologies online.
  • Ludwigsfelde, Feb 1, 2016 - Mercedes-Benz Vans is celebrating a 25-year post-reunification success story at its Ludwigsfelde production plant in Brandenburg. On 1 February 1991 – just four months after reunification – the Treuhandanstalt (the agency which dealt with the privatisation of former East German enterprises) and Daimler-Benz AG founded the commercial vehicle enterprise Nutzfahrzeuge Ludwigsfelde GmbH. Since then over 660,000 vans have rolled off the production line.
  • Ludwigsfelde, Jun 23, 2015 - It's really quiet in the Sprinter assembly hall south of Berlin. Unexpectedly quiet for a place that builds more than 200 large vans every single day. Whereas previously there were countless wire baskets, shelves and carriers full of material all around the assembly lines, and the employees had to pick the correct parts for each van themselves, now the scene is dominated by "driverless transport trucks".
  • Ludwigsfelde, Sep 9, 2010 - The Mercedes-Benz plant in Ludwigsfelde has every reason to celebrate: Today, following 45 years of production, the one millionth commercial vehicle rolled off its assembly line. The milestone vehicle is a Mercedes-Benz Sprinter. More than 2,000 employees, political officials, and businesspeople took part in the ceremony at the plant and witnessed the official handover of the milestone vehicle to the Berlin Landesverkehrswacht traffic safety organization.