Our philosophy - your competitive advantage
100% monitoring of critical production features
Focus on highest customer satisfaction
Continuous development of our processes, products and services
Selection and qualification of reliable suppliers who share our quality philosophy
All relevant certifications:
+ Implementation of selected IATF16969 instruments
Benefit from our in-house developed plating solutions
New trends require new solutions: We develop these together with you
Our unique machinery enables the development of new products with high differentiation potential for you
Strong focus on innovation: We live innovation and encourage our employees accordingly
Benefit from our plating know-how and our innovation team to secure your competitive advantage
Sustainability strategy implemented on the basis of the 17 United Nations goals for sustainable development
Responsible use of water resources
On the way to C02 neutrality, a saving of 50% has been realised since 2012
Promotion of health and safety at work beyond the mandatory legal requirements
Consideration of sustainability aspects in the development of supply chains
Our company was founded in 1760. It is Iserlohn’s oldest company and is still a family business. Then as now, we are active in the field of wire production and wire finishing.
Company founded by the wire drawing family Giese in 1760
Feindrahtwerk Adolf Edelhoff is thus the oldest company based in Iserlohn.
Change of name to "Diedrich Giese Nachf. Friedrich Edelhoff & Sohn" after acquisition of the company by the Edelhoff family.
Market launch of Degen brand copper spun wires for the music industry - the premium solution for leading piano manufacturers worldwide for over 100 years
Acquisition of the company Carl Heinze & Co, Mechanische Drahtwebefabrik, Saalfeld (Thuringia)
Market launch of tin-coated copper wires for cables, antenna strands and connecting wires for electrical components
Change of name to "Feindrahtwerk Adolf Edelhoff" and market launch of electronic wires
Market launch of galvanic wire plating solutions
Move to the current location with approx. 10,000 sqm production area
Market launch of precious metal plating solutions
Market launch of solar wires based on selected tin alloys
Market launch of ae-aqua: antimicrobial coated fabrics based on AGXX® technology
Opening of an online shop for B2C business in the ae-aqua area
Market launch of intelligent components based on shape memory wires
- In order to continuously improve, we regularly look for cooperation partners with access to innovative technologies and new markets
- We support (young) technology companies in many ways, e.g. through:
- Broad expertise
- Application and testing possibilities for innovative solutions
- Market access
- Financial participation
- Our focus is particularly on the areas of:
- Wire processing
- Surface platings
- Use of artificial intelligence in production, etc.
Edelhoff on its way to CO₂ neutrality. Installation of a 200 kWh/peak PV system, which generates a CO₂ reduction of approx. 200 tons per year.
Enhanced – homogenious hot dip tinning of square wires.
This year, we are celebrating Edelhoff’s 260th anniversary... The Edelhoff story originally started with piano wires for the German market. Today,...