Altona Metals International
representing IMBACH & CIE AG
Celebrating 130 years of forging!

Imbach + Cie AG

Altona Metals International, sole agent for Imbach + Cie AG in the United Kingdom are proud to announce the 20th Anniversary of our association with Imbach in the UK and more recently in the Middle East and India where we have developed and expanded sales of Imbach forgings. We wish our friends at Imbach good fortune for the next 130 years!

Below we give an overview of Imbach and include a gallery of the latest plant and production facilities.

Outline of Capabilities:

  • Founded in 1889
  • Family owned business

The Basis of Imbach's success:

  • Development and systems partners
  • Materials know-how
  • Service to customer before everything
  • Dedication to quality control
  • Ability to supply fully finished components to customers' own drawings
  • Very high level of certification including Lloyds Register DNV TüV


  • Close co-operation with customer throughout development of product
  • Optimal manufacturing technology to ensure components in accordance with customers' requirements.
  • Partnership with customer to develop on-going solutions throughout lifetime of product


  • Seamless rolled rings (Ring Tec™ Alu Ring Tec™)
  • Drop forgings (Aluforge ™)
  • Open-die forgings
  • Full machining facility


  • Stainless Steel
  • Aluminium
  • Copper
  • Nickel
  • Heat resisting alloys
  • Titanium
  • Many other ductile metallic elements and their alloys against special request


  • Adherence to customers' deadlines
  • Reliability
  • Flexibility

Areas of end-use:

  • Nuclear
  • High Vacuum Technology
  • Biotechnology
  • Energy Generation
  • Cryogenic
  • Aerospace
  • Science based applications
  • Defence