The AHC Group

Our Customers Lead the Way to Success

AHC stands for the development, production and finishing of functional and highly resilient surface designs of materials made from different base materials.

Since the founding of Alu-Hart-Coat Friebe and Reininghaus oHG in 1960, our company has developed over more than five decades into one of the leading specialists in the field of surface technology in Europe. Since 2001 the AHC Group has been a part of the Dutch Aalberts Industries N.V.

Success Through Quality and Innovation

The AHC Group has grown through quality and innovation. Today, as a modern service company with over 1,000 employees at more than 20 locations in Europe and Asia, we are developing application-specific and cost-effective coating solutions for our customers worldwide.

With our extensive range of patented and proprietary coating processes, we meet the high quality requirements of modern high-tech industries such as automotive, aerospace, medical technology as well as electrical and mechanical engineering.

Our parent company in Germany licences our patented coatings throughout the world. Via our company RIAG Oberflächentechnik AG in Switzerland, we also cover the entire worldwide demand for process chemicals for chemical and electrochemical treatment methods of metals and plastics.

Our Promise to our Customers

We are service providers through and through. Highly qualified and dedicated staff with many years of experience provide advice and support our customers from the first idea to the finished product. Knowledgeable, personal and solution-oriented.

In all our processes we ensure consistent, reproducible finishing quality and precision to the highest level. Automated procedures and certified quality assurance systems ensure maximum reliability and precise surface finish.

Innovative thinking, creativity and future orientation are priorities for us. Through application and customer specific development of surface technology and chemicals in our R & D departments, we wish to make a lasting contribution to our customers' success.

In everything we do, the environment is close to our hearts. The people too. Therefore, each of our employees accepts environmental and social responsibility. Every day. For the benefit of everyone. We focus on a holistic environmental management system which includes environmentally sound and resource-saving processes as well as the use of renewable energy and the creation of a healthy and safe workplace.