Broader partnership between SES and Achenbach

Almost right after six years of partnership, SES of Alliance/Ohio, and Achenbach Buschhütten of Kreuztal/Germany, reassured the working relationship and put it on an even broader basis.

As markets are shifting and new technologies arising, it is vital to stay with our customer and help them to strengthen their position in the worldwide market. The joint venture is a perfect vehicle to combine the strength of both partners for the North American market of flat rolled aluminum. Achenbach’s high level German technology, together with the advanced engineering and manufacturing facilities of SES, allow this venture to offer unparalleled machinery and technology, backed by American engineering, construction, and after sales service to the North American market.

Achenbach is world-renown for being both a traditional, and at the same time, modern system provider of rolling mills and their auxiliary facilities for aluminum and non-ferrous metals. Latest developments let Achenbach develop to a world leading specialist in providing rolling mills for battery foils used in various applications, however, with a clear emphasis on Electric Vehicles (EV). Cloud based computing, Innovative automation and measurement technology complement the highly developed Achenbach engineering. Achenbach also provides most-modern foil slitting machines for these metals and has many worldwide references ranging from single new rolling mills, foil slitting machines, and process and media systems for air purification, rolling mill filtration and rectification, to integrated production plants. Founded in 1452 and with more than 130 years of experience in machine building.

SES, LLC employs approximately 170 specialists and entertains offices located in the US and Canada.  With more than 45 years serving the steel, aluminum, and special metals market, SES prides itself in a reputation for high quality engineered and manufactured equipment and services.  SES, LLC is well known in the industry for quality, reliable, and innovative design and manufacturing for your every need, from melting, to rolling, to processing, to handling of ingots, liquid metals, strip, coils, and long products.  SES, LLC brings local sales and service, including spare parts to the joint venture.

Saying that, we are happy to share that Steffen Geisweid, Director Sales and Florian Hütter, Director Commercial Contracts, together with Richard Retort, CEO and John Wallace, Director Sales agree upon further milestones and projects to be executed by Achenbach-SES LLC in the USA.

Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at your convenience.  We would welcome the opportunity to meet with you. You will find us at

1507 Beeson Street
Alliance, OH 44601

John P. Wallace,, 330-821-3322 
Steffen Geisweid,, +49 160 268 1444


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