SCHMOLZ + BICKENBACH has a broad product range covering the entire application spectrum of special long steel.With our three materials groups engineering steel, tool steel and stainless steel, SCHMOLZ + BICKENBACH provides its international customers with a unique variety of dimensions.
Our range covers all sizes from drawn ultrafine wire with a diameter of 0.013 mm to open-die forgings weighing more than 54 tonnes, from semi-finished materials to customised prefabricated forms.
Engineering steel – special materials for extreme loads
Engineering steel is used in a multitude of applications. However, it is especially called for in applications with high mechanical loads and when components need to be both reliable and durable. Examples include drive, engine and chassis components for the automotive industry, turbine parts for power generation, and gear components for wind-energy systems.
Stainless steel – resistant to corrosion, acids and heat
SCHMOLZ + BICKENBACH is a global leader in producing stainless steel. Stainless steel is resistant to corrosion, acids and extreme thermal stresses. It is strong but stretchable. These characteristics, paired with aesthetic design options, make stainless long steel an attractive material for many specialised applications. Key application areas include the automotive, mechanical engineering, food and chemical industries as well as medical engineering, the oil and gas industry and aviation.
Tool steel – technical application consulting as the key to success
SCHMOLZ + BICKENBACH is a global leader in producing tool steel. The product range spans cold-work steel, hot-work steel, highspeed steel and plastic mould steel, which is used in the automotive or the food packaging industry, for example SCHMOLZ + BICKENBACH has many years of extensive know-how in customers’ specific application areas. It is this expertise that enables us to advise customers on the technical aspects of their products. We work closely with them to find the best special steel solutions for their individual requirements.
Bright steel - the classic solution for precision parts
Producing an almost endless variety of customised bright steel with high-quality surface properties is one of SCHMOLZ + BICKENBACH’s specialities. By drawing on more than 70 years of experience, using state-of-the-art machinery and up-to-the-second know-how, this is also an area in which we excel.
As an expert technical partner, SCHMOLZ + BICKENBACH develops innovative and customised special steel solutions for complex high-tech applications. The product range includes powder metallurgically produced, highlalloyed metal-matrix composites and steels, special alloys for the dental sector as well as metal powder and continuous cast rods for deposition welding, coatings and 3-D printing. The fields of application for our special materials are diverse and constantly growing.