Metal Engineering Division

The Metal Engineering Division combines the ventures of long products within the voestalpine Group in the business segments of steel, rail, wire and seamless tubes.  It is the global market leader in turnout technology and its related signaling systems, together with being the European market leader for premium rails and quality wire.

The division is also the leading supplier of high quality filler materials.




This division produces the greatest range of premium rails and turnout products, top quality wire rod and drawn wire, ready-to-install seamless tubes, medium-alloy and high-alloy filler materials and semi-finished steel goods on a global scale.  Beyond that, the division offers a complete range of logistics services and service portfolios for the segments of rail and turnout technology and rail infrastructure, together with planning, transport, logistics, transfer and recycling.  In addition to that, the Metal Engineering Division has its own steel production at its disposal.


The division's customers can be found in the rail infrastructure industry, in the oil and gas industries, the automotive industry, the mechanical engineering industry and in the construction industry.

Key figures of the Metal Engineering Division

(in millions of euros; as of business year 2017/18)

Revenue 2,989.7
EBIT 191.0
EBIT margin 6.4 %
Employees 13,481


voestalpine Schienen GmbH

voestalpine VAE GmbH

voestalpine Tubulars GmbH & Co KG
voestalpine Wire Technology GmbH
voestalpine Stahl Donawitz GmbH
voestalpine Böhler Welding GmbH