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100 years Rasselstein

Since 1920 Germany’s only manufacturer of tinplate produces packaging steel.

Shopfloor Management at Steel

By introducing shop floor management at thyssenkrupp Steel, the steel company is bolstering its focus on its customers.

Our drone pictures of the year

Fascinating insights into our locations: here you can see all drone motifs in quick succession.

Women in Engineering Day

It's about competence, not gender.

25 Years Landscape Park Duisburg Nord

The second life of a former steelworks.


The Metropolises of Tomorrow.

Recycling of tinplate: Three facts

Tinplate: Read this article to find out what makes the can the top performer when it comes to sustainability.


Spectacular drone-captured images of our locations

In defense of the can

Beautifully designed steel cans are becoming collectibles

The new trade mark

The new trade mark

Precision strip from Hohenlimburg now known as precidur®

Digital factory with networked steel production

The Precision Steel business unit is highly specialized in the production of hot-rolled steel strip. The company has also received numerous awards in recognition of its intelligent Industry 4.0 solutions.

Cutting-edge steel production

Greater quality and flexibility in steel production: thyssenkrupp has modernized the pickling unit and tandem mill in cold rolling mill 3 at Westfalenhütte in Dortmund.

Soccer: Steel for a soccer stadium

Thousands of spectators will flock to soccer stadiums for the World Cup in Russia. They’ll be sitting and standing on steel, which plays an important role in stadium construction – such as for the Kazan Arena.

Facebook…we're coming!

Stop - just a sec! This is about us.

thyssenkrupp aids pursuit of new titles

Luge team getting ready for the Winter Olympics

Why are you at IAA?

A question posed to four managers from the Steel division

Introducing the new team!

thyssenkrupp’s Steel division has reshuffled the cards in Sales.

Wide-screen cinema: New ways of looking at steel

The ‘Steel hoch zehn’ [Steel to the power of ten] experience center shows off the high-tech material on a 300-degree screen.

We are gaining speed

The NGOflex campaign aims to provide fast, flexible deliveries.

Making gold with slag

We used to dump slag, now we process it.

The new management

Steel structures itself into market and production units.

A new name for Hoesch Hohenlimburg

The medium-wide strip specialist is reorganizing and becoming a business unit.

Le Mans Seminar

Material behavior with method

A library with a patina

A sign of transience: A library building in Switzerland has been covered with thyssenkrupp’s weatherproof patinax® construction steel.

Masters of the ice

When lugers Eggert and Benecken race down ice-covered tracks, thyssenkrupp is right there with them – 80 percent of the materials used to make their luge were developed by various Business Areas of our Group.

Investing in Krefeld

Those who want to save on electricity need to invest in energy. A new spectral analysis device at the Steel Service Center in Krefeld, Germany, ensures an even greater degree of analytical precision.

New contact person

There’s been a change in marketing leadership within thyssenkrupp’s Steel division. Marcus van Marwick replaced Achim Stolle as Head of Brand & Customer Communications at the beginning of the year.

250 million euros for thinner strips

Steel Europe is renovating its hot-strip rolling mill in Duisburg.

Furnace in top form

Blast furnace treated to a complete overhaul: Duisburg-Schwelgern renovates the cooling system and auxiliary units in blast furnace 2.

No heat in the oven

It’s a rare view indeed, considering that the central section of blast furnace 9 located in Duisburg-Hamborn is normally heated to a blistering 1,600 degrees Celsius.

Made in Germany

Produced locally, delivered globally: Special steel from thyssenkrupp Steel is a giant leap for innovation in many sectors.

XAR®-MS with new tempering

Research on wear-resistant heavy plates has met with success.

Regional focus

thyssenkrupp increases its international presence.

Purchase in Belgium

The purchase of a Steel Service Center expands thyssenkrupp Steel’s product portfolio in the Port of Antwerp.

scalur®+Z – more strip per coil

A new product from thyssenkrupp Steel helps optimize production processes thanks to its exceptional thickness tolerance.

New lettering? Logo!

Values and strategies change over the years, and sooner or later the time comes for a company to change its appearance. We, too, have changed, and so we have given ourselves a new trade mark.

Cutting-edge everything

thyssenkrupp Steel Europe regularly overhauls its plants and systems to help guarantee the quality of its products.

Changes at the top

There are new faces to be found in the Management Board at Hoesch Hohenlimburg and thyssenkrupp Rasselstein.

Compact quiz – Family-owned companies and SMBs

What are the largest and oldest German companies, and where are they headquartered?

Take our quiz to test your knowledge!

The complete range

2015 – time for something new: a new look, a new design, a new structure. thyssenkrupp Steel Europe has completely updated and redesigned its product catalog.

New start on the Bosphorus

Turkey is booming, offering plenty of promising business opportunities for thyssenkrupp Steel Europe and its customers.

Not here yet there

Companies that wish to tap into foreign markets have to have an understanding of the local market, cultural sensitivity, and a local presence – or a solid collaboration with a representative like the employees in Heavy Plate.

Compact Quiz - Turkey

Have you done your homework before heading off on your holiday to Turkey?

Compact Quiz - Quality

What signs of quality are important to you?

Bottrop’s sparkling new star

From wallflower to eyecatcher: This building is turning heads on the streets of downtown Bottrop thanks to its new and improved facade elements made from pladur® Relief iceCrystal.

Renovation of Kuniberg vocational school

The local press, the student newspaper, neighbors – everyone’s talking about the successful interior and exterior renovation of Kuniberg vocational school. At the center of all the attention is the school’s new facade, with panels made of pladur® organic coated steel from thyssenkrupp Steel Europe.

Steel has many shades of green

Wind power, lightweight design, e-mobility: Three examples that highlight the excellent energy efficiency and sustainability of steel products.

If you sow wind, you shall reap power

Innovative steel products such as non-oriented electrical steel are helping to make wind turbines more efficient – and they go easy on natural resources.


How energy-efficient are you?

Colorful, durable, and brilliant – Steel’s got style

Coil-coated flat steel brings variety to building facades, onto the streets, and into private homes. Axel Pohl, Sales Manager of the Color product area, tells us which industries show the most demand for pladur® products and talks about the most popular colors and patterns.

pladur® makes life colorful

Organically coated steel sheet transforms humdrum walls into colorful facades and turns monochromatic surfaces into exciting designs.

Like knocking on wood: pladur® Relief Wood

First impressions count – and that’s what swayed MOST Mobile in favor of pladur® Relief Wood.

MultiBond in the kitchen – New cutting patterns

The technology for producing Damascus steel has been around for 2,500 years. In ancient times, it was used to forge blades of extraordinary strength and sharpness.

Steel earns its stripes

Steel’s got style. Prof. Dr. Joan Sofron is to the field of facades what Sir Paul Smith is to the fashion world.

Harder and thinner than steel armour plate

The new high-grade manganese steel is extremely strong, and can still be processed easily – for example to build high-security cash transporters. This material is now an award winner.

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