Active worldwide for our customers as the global technology leader

Added value in cold rolled steel strip

Added value for our customers. That is our promise to you – whether you obtain a standard material or a fully-customized solution: As the global technology leader, we deliver material precisely as per order, within extremely tight tolerances – and maintain this precision with every subsequent order as well. And we actively accompany our customers into the future: If desired, we will lend you our materials expertise already in the early stages of product development and also offer a tailored delivery to meet your unique needs.

A strong partner – worldwide

We currently have 2,300 employees worldwide and annually produce more than 780,000 metric tons of high-quality cold rolled steel strip and shaped wire at our locations in Europe, North and South America and Asia. We place great value on long-term and fair collaborations with our customers and industry partners. As an independent, family business, we aim for sustainable growth in up-and-coming markets: where our customers rely on us as a strong and reliable partner.

Management With a vision

The management board at Waelzholz is comprised of five members, leading the company with a long-term, future-oriented mindset. / more 

Company history Traditionally innovative

Be it crinoline springs for hooped skirts in the 1860s or Olympic-grade ski edge profiles in the 1950s: The history of Waelzholz is characterized by innovative ideas and products. / more 

Environmental and energy policy Energy efficiency

The aim of the Waelzholz environmental and energy policy is to protect ressources, use energy efficiently and to minimize the environmental impact. / more 

| Corporate & markets New rolling mill brought into service at Taicang location in innovative remote process

After successfully completing construction of the new production hall and equipment at Waelzholz New Material, bringing… / more

| Engineering High-speed hardening and tempering: flat wire and profiles with homogeneous microstructures and residue-free surfaces

Waelzholz produces extremely homogeneous flat wire products and profiles made of wire with excellent bending uniformity… / more

| Corporate & markets Transition to the next generation taking place on the Waelzholz Executive Board

On July 1, 2021, Henrik Caspar Junius joined the Waelzholz Group’s Executive Board, heralding an upcoming transition… / more

| Corporate & markets First CO2-reduced coils delivered

The first CO2-reduced hot rolled steel strip coils manufactured by Salzgitter AG were delivered to the Waelzholz Group. / more

| Engineering Robotics in the cold rolling industry

Waelzholz is investing in robotic systems at its worldwide locations to maximize flexibility and precision in the… / more

| Corporate & markets Waelzholz as exhibitor at digital Automotive Meetings event

Waelzholz presented customized steel materials for a wide range of automotive applications at the digital Automotive… / more

| Steel materials Bonderized steel strip: the multitalented steel material with a zinc phosphate coating

Waelzholz's steel strip with zinc phosphate coating enables complex, multistage forming processes of solid materials and… / more

| Industries & applications Materials for high-performance bipolar plates in fuel cells

Thanks to its exceptional stability and formability, stainless precision steel strip from Waelzholz is ideally suited… / more