3A Composites - 3A Composites
|3A Composites Holding AG |
|legal form||Group of companies|
|founding||1956 (Airex AG)|
|Seat||Steinhausen ZG , Switzerland |
|management||Heinz Baumgartner ( Chairman of the Board of Directors ) |
|Number of employees||that. 4400 (2015)|
|Branch||Aluminum semi-finished products|
The 3A Composites Holding AG is an internationally active Swiss industrial company with headquarters in Steinhausen ZG . It deals with the production and marketing of semi-finished products such as aluminum composite panels (e.g. Dibond ) and core materials for sandwich constructions . The company is a division of the Swiss group Schweiter Technologies AG .
In its current form, the company was founded in the early 1990s, when the activities of Airex AG ( Sins , CH), Kapa GmbH ( Osnabrück , D) and the previously founded Alusuisse Composites USA as well as the production of aluminum composite panels were within the Swiss aluminum company Alusuisse in the aluminum works in Singen (D) under the name Alusuisse Composites as a business area.
When Alusuisse was taken over by the Canadian aluminum company Alcan in 2000, it became Alcan Composites . Additional companies in the USA were acquired during the Alcan period. On December 1, 2009, this business area was sold to Schweiter Technologies AG and renamed 3A Composites . 
- 3A Composites Holding AG. Commercial register office of the Canton of Zug, accessed on May 14, 2018 .