Our mission

All over the world, SMS group stands for future-oriented technology and outstanding service in plant construction and mechanical engineering for the metals industry. We use our 150 years of experience and our unique expertise in metallurgy, industrial processes, and digitalization to create new perspectives for our industry through continuous innovation – also beyond our core business. We are the right partner for challenging projects and consistently harness new potential for our customers throughout the entire life cycle of their plant and equipment.

In doing so, we lay the foundation for aligning value creation, sustainability, and responsibility – and we work with our partners to fulfill our role as a pioneer on the road to a sustainable and carbon-neutral metals industry. As a global player with German roots and a family of over 14,000 employees, we take our responsibility for our industry and for society as a whole seriously.

Our drive - your performance

We drive the change in the metals industry. 

At a glance | Facts and figures

Sales: EUR 3,507 million*

*2021 fiscal year

Locations: More than 100 offices and workshops

in 30 countries

Employees: More than 14,500*

*Average with apprentices/others