Company History

1953 Founded by Mr. Kenan Özkan

1965 Production of spring and construction steel bars

1973 Implementation of rolling mill with two stands

1980 Management replacement to the 2nd generation

1983 Upgrade to four stands of the rolling mill

1985 First export (to Germany)

1990 Move to Aliaga

1991 First production in Aliaga

1993 Implementation of the second rolling mill

1995 Implementation of the third rolling mill

1999 Upgrade of the second and third rolling mill into a continuous rolling mill

2008 Order signing of the melt shop with SMS CONCAST

2010 First billet production in the melt shop

2011 Investing in the existing finishing facilities (shot blasting, priming, machining center, welding, bending, precession straightening, Manuel US-Testing)

2012 Commissioning of the vacuum degassing unit in the melt shop

2013 Start of the Rolling Mill 6 investment, SOP Q1/2016

2014 Start of the Rolling Mill 1 modernization

2015 Startup of Automatic 25-100ø round bar US-Testing line

2015 Increasing capacity of the electrical arc furnace (EAF) from 80 tons to 100 tons per heat

2015 Establishment of the Özkan Stahl GmbH Company in Germany

2016 Conversion of the existing Research & Development department to an official Research & Development Center

2016 Successful startup of Rolling Mill 6