The Altenloh, Brinck & Co Group...
As the first screw manufacturer in Germany, the Altenloh, Brinck & Co. Group, ABC, has had a decisive influence on the development of connection technology. With the use of the very latest in cold massive forling, with new innovative products and with intensive research and development work.
ABC Verbindungstechnik GmbH & Co. KG., within its main plant in Enneptal, produces and supplies connection fittings througout the world. One of the highlights of developments so far is the SPAX. The universally known and patented universal screw for industry, craftsmen and home applications.
ABC Umformtechnik GmbH & Co. KG., within its main plant in Gevelsberg, produces mainly special screws and coldformed parts for the automotive industry. Well-known automobile manufacturers such as Audi, BMW, DaimlerChrysler, Opel, Porsche, Seat, Skoda and VW rely on the connection technology of ABC.
AZ Ausrüstung und Zubehör, in Hattingen, produces and assembles formed sheet metal and plastic components.
ABC is following the trend toward globalisation with its own sales subsidiaries in Spain, the USA, Poland, France, England, Turkey and Portugal. In 2006, the whole ABC Group achieved a turnover of around 250 millions euros with 1200 employees.