Wieland acquires Busby Metals

Wieland expands its global aerospace product portfolio and service network with the acquisition of Busby Metals

  • Integration of Busby supports Wieland’s international growth strategy
  • Further expansion of specialties product offering in key growth markets
  • Acquisition furthers Wieland’s unmatched service and product offerings for Copper-based alloys, worldwide

Wieland has acquired Busby Metals, an industry-leading service provider with the largest and most diverse in-stock inventory of specialized, high-performance Copper-based alloys in the world. Founded in 1949, Busby serves a wide range of markets around the world, with a focus on the aerospace as well as oil and gas industries. With several locations worldwide, the current product offerings of Busby are extensive and specially designed to meet the needs of their sophisticated global customer base.

“Busby’s consistent and technically outstanding expertise and service, combined with their requirements based product portfolio, have made them a true global leader in customer service and partner to customers in the aerospace specialty alloys business.” says Dr. Erwin Mayr, CEO of the Wieland Group. “Combined with the Wieland Group’s extensive global presence, technical expertise and manufacturing and service capabilities, our customers will further benefit from tailored solutions and best-in-class service, worldwide.”

Current customers and business partners of Busby Metals can trust Wieland to continue to meet their unique requirements for high-quality Copper-based alloy products and other value-added services.

The Wieland-Busby transaction closed on December 31, 2021.

[Image] By acquiring the business of Busby Metals, Wieland expands its global aerospace product portfolio and service network


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