The Metal Forming Division is voestalpine’s center of competence for highly refined sections, tubes and precision strip steel products as well as for ready-to-install system components made of pressed, stamped and roll-formed parts. Its combination of material expertise and processing competence, which is unparalleled throughout the industry, and its global presence make this division the preferred partner to customers who are looking for innovation and quality.
The Metal Forming Division is a leading global manufacturer of custom-tailored special tubes and sections and precision steel tubes, which are of the highest quality. The division provides the automotive industry and well-respected suppliers with forward-looking automotive body parts for lightweight solutions. Additionally, it produces cold-rolled precision strip steel for demanding applications. Moreover, the division is well known as a provider of intelligent rack system solutions for complex logistics challenges.
The division’s flexible, mid-sized units have the expertise to provide their customers with fast solutions to problems in all phases of the development and production process. Among their customers are practically all of the leading manufacturers in the automotive and automotive supply industries, with a definite focus on the premium segment, as well as numerous companies in the commercial vehicle, construction, storage, energy, and (agricultural) machinery industries. The division maintains long-term customer relationships with most of its key customers—as does the voestalpine Group overall—and offers the advantage of an international presence as well as a unique combination of material expertise and processing competence.
Key figures of the Metal Forming Division
(in millions of euros; as of business year 2016/17)
|EBIT margin||8.7 %|
voestalpine Metal Forming GmbH based in Krems, is the lead company in the Metal Forming Division:
|voestalpine Metal Forming GmbH||www.voestalpine.com/metalforming|
The companies of the Metal Forming Division are categorized into four business units:
Business Unit Tubes & Sections
Customized special tubes and sections, with a global presence.
|voestalpine Krems GmbH||www.voestalpine.com/krems|
|voestalpine Sadef nv||www.voestalpine.com/sadef|
|voestalpine Metsec plc||www.voestalpine.com/metsec|
|voestalpine Roll Forming Corporation||www.voestalpine.com/rfc|
|voestalpine Präzisionsprofil GmbH||www.voestalpine.com/praezisionsprofil|
|voestalpine Profilform s.r.o.||www.voestalpine.com/profilform-cz|
|voestalpine Profilafroid; voestalpine S.A.P.||www.voestalpine.com/profilafroid|
|voestalpine Meincol S.A.||www.voestalpine.com/meincol|
|voestalpine Rotec Group||www.voestalpine.com/rotec|
|voestalpine Profilform (China) Co., Ltd.||www.voestalpine.com/profilform-china|
Business Unit Automotive Components
Innovative automotive components for lightweight solutions.
|voestalpine Automotive Components Dettingen GmbH||www.voestalpine.com/automotivecomponents|
|voestalpine Automotive Components Schwäbisch Gmünd GmbH & Co. KG||www.voestalpine.com/automotivecomponents|
|voestalpine Automotive Components Bunschoten B.V.||www.voestalpine.com/automotivecomponents|
|voestalpine Automotive Components Linz GmbH||www.voestalpine.com/automotivecomponents|
Business Unit Precision Strip
Leading competence in precision strip steel for demanding applications.
|voestalpine Precision Strip Group||www.voestalpine.com/precision-strip|