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SCHMELZMETALL AG was founded in 1959 and is the parent company of SCHMELZMETALL group. The head office is located in Gurtnellen in the idyllic Swiss canton Uri.

Fields of activity

SCHMELZMETALL AG is the main production site for our alloys HOVADUR® and HOVADUR® K. In Gurtnellen, our experts also deal with the metallurgy of our alloys. The correct composition of the different elements of the alloy is constantly developed and controlled in order to produce the optimal alloy for our customers.

  • Vacuum furnaces up to 550 kg
  • Vacuum furnaces up to 1700 kg
  • Machines for conventional machining
  • Heat treatment plants

The worldwide sale is organized by SCHMELZMETALL Deutschland GmbH.


Raiffeisenstrasse 8
DE-97854 Steinfeld-Hausen

Tel +49 9359 9720 0
Fax +49 9359 9720 40

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Copper Price

Explanation of terms:

MTZ = Copper surcharge
LME = London Metal Exchange
MK = Metal quotation
Q = Average of quarter
M = Average of month
T = Average of day
€/CHF = Exchange rate Euro / Swiss franc