Established in 1955 under the name of “Tekay Spare Parts Factory” in a 100 square meter workshop in Bayrampasa, Istanbul.
FIRST STEP TO OEM
Started working with Mercedes-Benz Türk, which was founded in 1979 under the title of Otomarsan, and took the first step towards OEM.
Moved to an area of 20,000 square meters in Kıraç Industrial Zone in Istanbul in 1984. It has started to operate under the name of “Tekay Yedek Parça San. ve Tic. A.Ş.” in a 4500 square meters indoor area.
The first export took place to Germany.
ISO 9001 QUALITY CERTIFICATION
Within the scope of quality studies, ISO 9001 Certificate was received.
FIRST INTERNATIONAL FAIR PARTICIPATION
Participated in Paris Equip Auto fair. Growth efforts in the spare parts industry accelerated.
ISO/TS 16949 & ISO 14001 - HEAT TREATMENT FACILITY
ISO / TS 16949 and ISO 14001 certificates were received. The heat treatment facility was established in the same year. Since then, all manufacturing processes are performed in house.
With the completion of the transition to the visual factory and ERP system, Ford Q1 Certificate was received. The indoor production area reached approximately 7500 square meters.
NEW OFFICE BUILDING
Moved to a new and modern office building in October, 2010.
FIRST OEM AGREEMENT IN EUROPE
Signed its first OEM contract with DAF Trucks in Europe and it succeeded to be the first Turkish OEM supplier of DAF Trucks.
PRODUCTION AND CAPACITY INCREASE
Commercial vehicle U-Bolts were added to the production range. With the additional investments made, the U-Bolt production capacity has increased to 3 million pieces per year, while the indoor production area reached 9500 square meters.
50. EXPORT COUNTRY
The number of export countries has reached to 50 with Algeria. The share of exports in total production increased to 75%.