Metal Forming Division
The Metal Forming Division is a leading global manufacturer of custom-tailored special tubes and sections and precision parts, 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 2013/14)
|EBIT margin||7.7 %|
The companies of the Metal Forming Division are categorized into four business units:
Business Unit Tubes & Sections
Special tubes and sections around the globe.
|voestalpine Krems GmbH||www.voestalpine.com/krems|
|voestalpine Metsec plc||www.voestalpine.com/metsec|
|Roll Forming Corporation||www.voestalpine.com/rfc|
|voestalpine Präzisionsprofil GmbH||www.voestalpine.com/praezisionsprofil|
|voestalpine Profilform s.r.o.||www.voestalpine.com/profilform-cz|
|ZAO voestalpine Arkada Profil||www.arkada.ru|
|Profilafroid S.A.; SAP||www.profilafroid.com|
|voestalpine Meincol S.A.||www.meincol.com.br|
Business Unit Automotive Body Parts
Forward-looking automotive body parts for lightweight solutions.
Business Unit Precision Strip
Leading expertise in precision strip steel for demanding applications.
|BÖHLER-UDDEHOLM Precision Strip||www.bohler-strip.com|
Business Unit Warehouse & Rack Solutions
Intelligent rack system solutions for complex logistics challenges.
|voestalpine Krems Finaltechnik GmbH||www.voestalpine.com/finaltechnik|
|Nedcon Magazijninrichting BV||www.nedcon.com|
|voestalpine Straßensicherheit GmbH||www.voestalpine.com/strassensicherheit|