Austrian Competences in Aeronautics Technology

Böhler Edelstahl

voestalpine BÖHLER Edelstahl is one of the world’s most important suppliers of steel and nickel-based alloys for the aviation industry. It concentrates on material solutions for the highest demands. An international distribution network and service equipment guarantee the worldwide availability of Böhler materials.

Technologies and competences

Metallurgical knowledge and competence are our strengths. Trendsetting and process-ready melting and re-melting processes like PESR, VAR and the latest equipment for forging and rolling the materials guarantee the highest level of quality and safety for our customers. Furthermore voestalpine BÖHLER Edelstahl is a worldwide supplier for high quality powder and printing know how for additive manufacturing.

Fields of Activity Research Development Production
Aircraft (complete)      
Aircraft structures and parts
Cabin interiors and furnishing (incl. cargo hold)      
Materials and manufacturing technologies  
Cockpit equipment and aircraft electronics      
Air traffic infrastructure and air traffic control applications      
Ground test and training equipment      
Airport infrastructure      

Products and services in aviation

  • steel bar and nickel-based alloys as raw material for highly-stressed safety components
  • fuselage construction (flap & slat systems, pressure cylinders, engine mounts, cargo systems
  • engine (bearings, turbine blades, turbine shafts,...)

Aviation standards and certifications

  • EN/AS 9100
  • Approvals (e.g. Airbus, Boeing, Bombardier, Liebherr, GE, Rolls Royce, PW, MTU)

voestalpine BÖHLER Edelstahl GmbH & Co KG

Mariazeller Strasse 25
8605 Kapfenberg, Austria
+43 3862 207067


Helmut Buchhas

Economic data

Employees > 250
Turnover > 10 M€
Export quota aviation 98 %
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Last update: 2018-05-24