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About GLEICH Aluminium

The Gleich  group

is a traditional family owned company from Kaltenkirchen, close to Hamburg. Founded in 1980 by Christel und Günter Gleich, the group of companies is now run by the second generation, headed by Roland Gleich.

The core business since the mid-1990s has been the development, production and worldwide distribution of G.AL® Aluminum Cast Plates. The brand name G.AL® stands for extremely low-distortion, dimensionally-stable and homogeneous aluminum precision and mold plates of consistently high quality. A special manufacturing process makes our products stand apart from conventional aluminum rolled plates. Our customers benefit from the resulting unique material properties by significantly reduced production times and component costs.


The ambition and passion of always finding exactly the right aluminum material for a variety of different customer applications is what drives us.


G.AL® Aluminum Cast Plates are used in

  • General engineering and machine building
  • Mold making 
  • Semiconductor industry
  • and wherever prcision is needed

among others. Our customers benefit from reduced component weights, which helps them to save valuable resources. At the same time, simpler machining compared to steel and aluminum rolled products is a frequently used time and cost advantage of GLEICH customers.

GLEICH Aluminum is one of the world’s leading producers in the global aluminum precision plate market, thanks to the outstanding quality of our products that haa set the international standard.

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The group’s headquarter and plate production are still located in Kaltenkirchen , Germany. Furthermore, the GLEICH group consists of four service centers in Germany, Poland and Czechia and a sales office in Austria.

The U.S. operations are run from a sales office in Atlanta, Georgia and a warehouse location in Baltimore, MD, which guarantees fast lead times to our customers in Nort America.

Our products are distributed through our network of trusted Metal Service Centers. Write us and we are happy to put you in contact to the nearest distributor close to you.

Transparency as well as the protection of economic, environmental and ethical principles is our highest priority. You can get detailed information about this on the following pages or in our supplier self-assessment.