Wieland strengthens its service offering for customers in the automotive and electronics industry

Investment in new slitting line

Investment in new slitting line Investment in new slitting line

With an investment of EUR 6.5 million in a new slitting line at the Langenberg site (Germany), Wieland is expanding its finishing capacity and addressing the increasing demand for thin gauge strip of high-performance alloys and tinned materials.

With this investment, in close alignment with its customers growth plans, Wieland is further strengthening its position as a global service leader for thin gauge copper alloy strip in the automotive and electronics industry.

Fact sheet Wieland Group

The Wieland Group, with headquarters in Ulm, Germany, is a globally leading manufacturer of premium copper alloys and innovative customer solutions. The product portfolio includes strip, sheet, tubes, rods, wires and sections.

Wieland also manufactures finned tubes and heat exchangers, slide bearings and system components.

With a range of more than 100 different copper alloys, the Wieland Group offers optimum product solutions for numerous industries such as the electrical and electronic industry, the automotive industry, the mechanical engineering, air conditioning, refrigeration and heating sectors as well as the construction and sanitary industries. If required, the portfolio is complemented by materials such as aluminium, steel and titanium.

Decades of experience and continuous new and further development of materials, products and processes result in future-oriented innovations for industrial customers worldwide.

For a reliable supply of its customers in Germany and abroad, the Wieland Group has manufacturing companies, slitting centres and trading companies in many European countries as well as in the USA, in Asia and South Africa. In the fiscal year 2016/17 the Wieland Group has achieved a turnover of 3 billion Euro with approx. 7,000 employees worldwide.

  • For further information, please contact:
  • Wieland Group
  • Johannes Cüppers
  • Vice President Production/ Health and Safety
  • Business Unit Rolled Products
  • Graf-Arco-Straße 36 – 89079 Ulm (Germany)
  • Phone: +49 731 944 6070
  • johannes.cueppers@wieland.com
  • www.wieland.com