The Steel Division is the voestalpine Group’s largest division in terms of revenue; it is a global market leader for heavy plate and steel strip as well as complex casings for large turbines. As a global manufacturer of high-quality steel products, the division is a driving force in the development of a clean and climate-neutral industry. Its current steel production route already sets environmental benchmarks. Looking to the future, the Steel Division works intensively on options for implementing low carbon steel production based on hydrogen.
Thanks to its highest-quality steel strip, the division is the first point of contact for major automotive manufacturers and suppliers and supports its customers globally.
Moreover, it also is a key partner of the European white goods and mechanical engineering industries. The Steel Division produces heavy plate for applications used in the energy sector under the most extreme conditions. Besides supplying the oil & gas industry, it also provides custom solutions to the renewable energy generation sector. The division operates the world’s most advanced direct reduction plant in Corpus Christi, Texas, USA, which produces highest quality pre-materials (HBI) for the production of steel used by both voestalpine and external customers.
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High Performance Metals Division
The High Performance Metals Division focuses on technologically advanced special steel products. It has eight different production facilities in Europe as well as in North and South America. The division’s global sales and service network encompasses about 140 facilities, thus ensuring special proximity to its customers.
It is specialized in the production and processing of technologically most sophisticated high performance materials and supplements these activities through customer-specific services such as heat treatments, high-tech surface treatments, and additive manufacturing processes.
The production companies of the High Performance Metals Division are located in Austria, Germany, Sweden, Brazil, and the United States. Through its unique, global network of sales and service centers, the division offers its customers the best possible materials availability and processing as well as local contacts.
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Metal Engineering Division
The Metal Engineering Division of the voestalpine Group bundles its expertise in the Railway Systems and Industrial Systems business segments with the aim of positioning itself more strongly as a provider of complete system solutions for the most advanced industrial segments.
It is the global market leader in Railway Systems for rail infrastructure systems and signaling technology. Through its Industrial Systems business unit, the division also is the European market leader in high-quality wire and a global provider of complete welding solutions.
In addition, the Metal Engineering Division delivers tubulars throughout the world from its plant in Kindberg, Austria.
It draws its customers from the railway systems industry, the oil & natural gas industry as well as the engineering, automotive, and construction industries.
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Metal Forming Division
Thanks to its unique materials and processing expertise, together with its global presence, the Metal Forming Division is the first port of call for customers requiring innovation and quality. It is the voestalpine Group’s competence center for highly refined sections, tubes, and precision strip steel products as well as for pre-finished system components made of pressed, stamped, and roll-formed parts.
The division’s flexible, mid-sized units offer its customers rapid problem-solving expertise in all stages of the development and production process. Its customers include practically all of the leading manufacturers in the automotive and automotive supplier industries that focus substantially on the premium segment as well as numerous companies in the commercial vehicle, construction, storage, energy, and (agricultural) machinery industries.
Just as the voestalpine Group on the whole, the Metal Forming Division also maintains long-term customer relationships with most of its key customers and wins the day through its international presence.
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