STIHL cordless power is the result of many years of development work. As a STIHL development engineer, Leonard Mattheis has to keep track of the whole process – from planning to the finished cordless product. In this interview he describes his tasks and the challenges that batteries present for STIHL, and explains why this topic is so exciting.
With STIHL cordless tools, you are well equipped for even professional applications. But how is the PRO cordless power system used day-to-day? We spoke to two landscape gardeners about the benefits of emissions-free work with the professional tool range.
New building, new technologies, new tasks. These are exciting times for STIHL – especially when it comes to development. In an interview, Wolfgang Zahn, Head of Development on the Executive Board, speaks about the limits of technology, the correct market strategy and the challenges that STIHL will face in the future.
In June, a narrow majority of Britons voted in favor of the United Kingdom leaving the European Union. “STIHL is committed to the British market,” says Norbert Pick, STIHL executive board member responsible for marketing and sales.
Nevertheless, Brexit will have consequences for STIHL because the United Kingdom is one of the ten top markets worldwide in terms of turnover. We asked Norbert Pick.
“Wood is warm and alive. It simply has a different energy,” says the sculptor Josef Lang. In our interview, he tells us about how he started making wooden sculptures that stand over 3 metres in height, the challenges his art poses and his favourite STIHL saw.