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The benchmark material for boatshaft applications

As producers with more than 160 years of experience, Deutsche Edelstahlwerke and Ugitech strive to continuously improve their product range to meet increasing demands of the shipbuilding industry.

Boatshafts are the most challenging and functionally components in this industry. Especially in construction of passenger ships, yachts and tugboats is an important demand for high-quality, peeled, polished or precision-ground steel bars.

Important properties for best functionality

  • high corrosion resistance
  • excellent combination of toughness and strength
  • excellent straightness
  • best surface quality

Your benefit

Together DEW and Ugitech can deliver most of the common austenitic, martensitic and duplex steels for boat shaft applications from diameters Ø 20 – 290 mm and lengths of 3 – 26 m.

Read more about boat shafts in our new brochure
"Special steel solutions for boat shaft applications".