Facts & Figures - Company - Welser Profile
Hersteller von kaltgewalzten Sonderprofilen und Sonderprofilrohren sowie Baugruppen aus Stahl, Edelstahl und Nichteisen-Metallen

Facts & Figures

The Welser Profile

We have compiled the following list of facts and figures about our company for your interest:

Progress in keeping with tradition

  • Welser is the leading manufacturer of special sections and tubes in Europe
  • Welser has been working with steel for 11 generations

Innovation in steel

  • More than 21,500 cross sections designed and produced
  • 3-5 new cross sections each day
  • Processing of steel, stainless steel and non-ferrous metals
  • Steel strip thickness 0,3 - 8,2 mm (0.011 to 0.323 inches) and strip width up to 800 mm (31.5 inches)
  • More than 60 high performance rolling systems, with more than 60 forming steps available

We speak your language

  • International sales offices: CH/1975, DE/1976, SE/1978, NL/1986, FR/1987, IT/1988, ES/1990, GB/1993, PL/2003, CZ/2005, TR/2012, RU/2013, USA/2017
  • Competent partners in your vicinity

History of Welser Profile

  • Family owned company since 1664: previously a forge
  • Roll forming since 1960
  • Since 1980: continuous seam welded special section tubes
  • 1999 Welser Profile took over both the RP Technik and Hoesch profile works based in Germany
  • Production site in Bönen, Germany since 2001

Production area

  • Total production area in Austria/Germany: 508,000 m² (126 acre), 203,000 m² (50 acre) of this area is covered

Focus on personnel

  • Welser currently employs more than 2100 people across Europe
  • More than 7% of the workforce are currently in training

Custom-made Manufacture

  • Sections and tubes laser-welded, laser-cut, bent and as a system
  • Punching and notching before, during or after the forming process
  • Profile manufacturing to customers’ individual requirements
  • Most modern centres of further processing


  • ISO 9001:2008 – Quality Management System
  • OHSAS 18001:2007 – Health & Safety Management System
  • ISO 14001:2004 – Environment Management System
  • ISO 50001:2011 – Energy Management System
  • ISO/TS 16949:2009 – Quality Management System