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Covid-19 update (November 2020)

Covid-19 update: Austria in lockdown – Breitenfeld continues to produce Starting Tuesday, November 17, 2020, Austria will take strict measures to combat the Covid-19 pandemic. Strict health measures to protect our employees will continue to be implemented at Breitenfeld Edelstahl in order to maintain the supply chain in the usual manner. Even in these difficult times Breitenfeld continues to produce without restrictions and provides you with the service you expect! Breitenfeld Edelstahl – The stable and independent partner for the future. Stay healthy!

Schiene statt Straße

Literally back on track

Companies in Upper Styria are now counting on the power of domestic rail transport From road to rail: In Upper Styria, the two exemplary companies Breitenfeld Edelstahl and CNC specialist Heldeco are successively shifting their delivery of goods from the road to the more sustainable option, the rails. During a visit from OEBB Rail Cargo Group (RCG) the first steps in this project have been made – including technology co-operations. The foundation for tomorrow’s technology is being developed in the colossal industrial furnace of Breitenfeld Edelstahl. Around 130,000 tons of high-quality stainless steel are produced, and mainly exported, for the […]

COVID-19 Corona Virus: No critical problems for the supply chain of Breitenfeld Edelstahl AG

With reference to the current regulation of the Federal Government regarding containment of the corona virus, the following statement or measures are done by Breitenfeld Edelstahl AG: We assure our customers that the production and supply chain of Breitenfeld Edelstahl AG fully meets the government’s requirements. We adapt to the new situation and try to maintain the uninterrupted service for our customers in compliance with the legal requirements. We have immediately implemented all applicable and possible activities to ensure the integrity and continuity of the business. In addition, we have implemented strict health measures that have been communicated to all […]

Changes in the Executive Board of Breitenfeld Edelstahl AG

The last couple months since the merger of the Breitenfeld Group to Breitenfeld Edelstahl AG have been as intensive as they have been successful. Sales in the ingot and bar steel business sectors could be significantly increased in terms of value and volume. As a result of this extremely positive development additional investments and the decision to further expand our special steel plant were made. These large-scale investments amounted to more than EUR 6 million and included a third electro-slag remelting plant with the appropriate infrastructure, such as annealing furnace, tilting device and an electrode welding plant. These new investments […]

77 years of Breitenfeld family

On January 6, 1942, “Eisenwerk Breitenfeld” was founded here at the location in St. Barbara-Mitterdorf. This successful path would have never been possible without the hard work and dedication of all our employees. We are looking forward to the next 77 years.

Merger of the Breitenfeld family

In the fiscal year 2017/18, Breitenfeld Edelstahl AG benefited from a very good market situation. Structural changes reduced business processes in order to respond more quickly and efficiently to market changes. In April 2018, Breitenfeld AG, Schmiedetechnik Breitenfeld GmbH and Sonderstahlwerk Breitenfeld GmbH were merged retroactively with June 30, 2017 to Breitenfeld Edelstahl AG. The merger took place because of several reasons. The whole product range now appears under the brand “Breitenfeld Edelstahl” and with that, the whole Breitenfeld Edelstahl family grows further together. Breitenfeld Edelstahl AG can look back on an extremely positive business development in the fiscal year […]