With 310 employees, a yearly output of approximately 226,000 tonnes and an average annual turnover of €370 million, Schwermetall Halbzeugwerk GmbH & Co. KG is one of the most important companies in the region – and the world’s leading manufacturer of pre-rolled copper and copper alloy strips.

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Thanks to tradition and innovation 
Since its foundation in 1972, our company has continued an almost 500-year tradition in copper and brass production in Stolberg. Our state-of-the-art production facility and innovative manufacturing methods enable us to produce approximately 1,000 tonnes of pre-rolled strips every day.

Thanks to a wide range of applications
From smartphones to game consoles,press studs to zip fasteners, photovoltaic modules to LED lights, cars to washing machines – there is a lot more of us in many everyday objects than you may think.

Thanks to promoting young talent
As a fast-growing company, we see professional training and the promotion of young talent as a major investment in the future.

Thanks to strong partners
Schwermetall Halbzeugwerk GmbH & Co. KG is owned in equal share by Aurubis and Wieland-Werke AG.

Best conditions
This is the foundation that allows Schwermetall Halbzeugwerk GmbH & Co. KG to successfully operate on the national and international market. The high level of vertical integration and our technical knowledge at all points along the production process ensure that all product requirements are met.

High technology produces best results
From the melting and casting furnaces through the vertical continuous casters to the milling, rolling and slitting facilities – the high degree of automation ensures the perfect reproducibility of our products and therefore our quality level.

We are capable of handling coils up to 25 tons and thus we can ensure that we keep energy consumption to a minimum while achieving a very high level of productivity.

With our products we create the tailor-made starting point for our customers’ end products – in an extremely wide range of sectors:

in the electrical and electronics industries, as well as in telecommunications and automotive production. From the construction sector to coin manufacture. In many sectors we contribute a great deal more than is immediately evident.

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Tel:  +49 2402 761 0
Fax: +49 2402 761 210

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