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Success is not a matter of coincidence

In our 50 year history we can look back on important and unique moments.

50 years alimex GmbH

2020
January 2020

Opening of alimex Malaysia

Opening of alimex  Malaysia

Opening of the production site in Malaysia (J. B.).

2019
November 2019

alimex goes Instagram

alimex goes Instagram
March 2019

Further expansion of production

Further expansion of production

Expansion of CNC machining and panel production in Germany.

2018
March 2018

2018/19 Awards by DDW-Die Deutsche Wirtschaft

2018/19  Awards by DDW-Die Deutsche Wirtschaft

Awarded by Die Deutsche Wirtschaft (DDW) as Innovator of the Year and German Company of Excellence.

February 2018

Inauguration of the own annealing hall

Inauguration of the own annealing hall

Heat treatment is part of the core competence of alimex. A capacity up to 550 tons is possible in one annealing process.

2017
October 2017

alimex goes facebook

alimex goes facebook

October 2017 – March 2020 already more than 3.100 followers.

March 2017

Opening of alimex site USA

Opening of alimex site USA

Opening of the production site in the USA (South Carolina).

2015
March 2015

Sharpening the positioning

Sharpening the positioning

Sharpening of the position as manufacturer of semi-finished aluminium products. Change of name to alimex GmbH Precision in Aluminium

2013
May 2013

New CEO at alimex

New CEO at alimex

In 2013 Dr. Philip Grothe takes over the management of alimex Metallhandelsgesellschaft mbH and the alimex Group.

2008
February 2008

Expansion of the production areas

Expansion of the production areas

Expansion of the production area in Germany to 40.000 sqm.

2007
January 2007

Foundation of alimex Precision in Aluminum Inc.

Foundation of alimex Precision in Aluminum Inc.

Opening of our sales office in the USA.

2006
March 2006

Opening of alimex Great Britain

Opening of alimex Great Britain

Opening of the production site in Great Britain.

March 2006

Market launch of further innovative Aluminium-ACP-Cast-Plates

Market launch of further innovative Aluminium-ACP-Cast-Plates

2006 to date – Market launch of further innovative Aluminium-ACP-Cast-Plates.
GIANT formats, mirror-milled surfaces, reduced microporosity, anodising qualities, high-strength plates.

2004
November 2004

Foundation of alimex Benelux

Foundation of alimex Benelux

Opening of our sales office in the Netherlands.

2003
March 2003

Expansion of components production

Expansion of components production

Expansion of component production in Germany.

1984
January 1984

Revolutionization of the manufacturing process of the first aluminium cast plate

Revolutionization of the manufacturing process of the first aluminium cast   plate

In 1984 alimex revolutionized the manufacturing process of the aluminium cast plate and started the production of ACP.

1970
May 1970

Foundation of alimex Metallhandelsgesellschaft mbH

Foundation of alimex Metallhandelsgesellschaft mbH

In 1970 the company alimex Metallhandelsgesellschaft mbH was founded by Helmut Geller in Bad Homburg adH.