The voestalpine Rotec Group based in Krieglach, Austria, with its 1,000 employees at eight production sites on three continents, produces high-quality precision steel tubes and complex tube components for the automotive and mechanical engineering industries. In the business year 2015/16, the group generated revenue of EUR 191 million. It is a key supplier of passive automotive safety components such as belt tensioners and airbag components. Its customers include the world’s largest automotive suppliers who use these parts in safety belt systems and all types of airbag and seating systems.
The Metal Forming Division of the voestalpine Group achieved a total sales volume during 2015/16 of EUR 2.2 billion and an operating result (EBITDA) of EUR 290 million. The division employs roughly 10,500 staff members and does business with almost all European car manufacturers. Within the Group, it constitutes the center of competence for highly refined sections, tubes and precision steel strip products and ready-to-install 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 the division the preferred partner to customers who are looking for innovation and quality.