27 July 2016
voestalpine and VERBUND launch strategic cooperation projects
20 July 2016
The voestalpine Group continues to drive its activities in the NAFTA region. As part of these efforts, just last week the Metal Forming Division’s voestalpine Rotec GmbH acquired Summo Corp., headquartered in Burlington, Canada. Summo is regarded as a state-of-the-art manufacturer of high-quality tube components for the automotive industry, which is an outstanding addition to the high-quality voestalpine product portfolio in the automotive safety components sector.
7 July 2016
Technology and capital goods group voestalpine continues to power ahead with its expansion in the automotive sector. At its site in Schwäbisch Gmünd, Germany, in close proximity to many automotive customers, the company has set another milestone in lightweight automotive construction.
3 July 2016
The voestalpine wing will again be at the center of racing activity at the Austrian Grand Prix this weekend, both as an architectural highlight and the gateway to the Red Bull Ring. voestalpine and Projekt Spielberg have now extended their cooperation concerning the multifunctional welcome and event center for a further two years.
13 June 2016
Just a few months prior to completion of the new voestalpine direct reduction plant in Corpus Christi, Texas (USA), another major customer has been won: an offtake agreement has been signed with the new American steelmaker Big River Steel to run for the next four years, securing the US company’s supply of hot-briquetted iron (HBI).
2 June 2016
In the business year 2015/16 (April 1, 2015 to March 31, 2016), the voestalpine Group has again proven its very specific position on the market despite an economic environment made extremely challenging by the dramatic slump in the oil and natural gas sector and global price deterioration for steel commodities, primarily due to enormous overcapacity in China.
25 May 2016
The Gotthard Base Tunnel in Switzerland, at 57 km in length the longest railway tunnel in the world, will be officially opened on June 1, 2016. voestalpine has played a key role in the realization of this record-breaking project of SBB (Schweizerische Bundesbahnen) right from the start: As a capital goods group with a clear product focus in the railway infrastructure sector, voestalpine has supplied all 43 high-performance turnouts for the two new tunnel tubes, as well as 18,000 tonnes of rails, each measuring 120 m in length.
Head of Group Communications & Spokesman