HALCOR METAL PROCESSING S.A.

HALCOR METAL PROCESSING S.A.

HALCOR METAL PROCESSING S.A.

HALCOR is a large-scale modern industrial company with over sixty years of expertise in metal processing. It holds a significant position in European and global markets, with four modern plants, three in Greece and one in Bulgaria. HALCOR combines size, strength and infrastructure with vision to put metals at the service of Man.

Company details

62nd Km Nat. Road Athens-Lamia , Inofyta , Viotia GR 320 11 Greece
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Business Type:
Manufacturer
Industry Type:
Metal
Market Focus:
Globally (various continents)

HALCOR is a leading Group of companies that specialize in the production, processing and marketing of copper and copper alloys products with dynamic commercial presence in the European and global markets. For more than 75 years, HALCOR has been offering innovative and added-value solutions that meet contemporary client demands in fields, such as plumbing, HVAC&R, renewable energy, architecture, engineering and industrial production.

HALCOR is a Group of six subsidiaries and seven associates/joint ventures, based in Greece, Belgium, Bulgaria, Romania and Turkey, while it operates a total of five production plants in Greece, Bulgaria and Turkey. The Group develops and distributes a wide range of products, including copper and copper-alloy rolled and extruded products with HALCOR being the sole producer of copper tubes in Greece.

High quality in production is achieved through strict controls applied throughout the production process. With a consistent quality focus, the company implements an ISO 9001:2008 Certified Quality Management System and leverages high technologies and expert staff.

As a result of the Group’s strategic investments in research & development, HALCOR is recognized as one of the leading copper producers globally, setting new standards in copper processing. The company maintains a consistent focus on quality and environmental protection and a strong commitment to the principles of sustainable development. In this context, all production facilities in the Group’s plants leverage advanced technologies to bring in the market innovative products that are energy efficient and environmentally friendly.

Our mission 

Halcor – operates consistently and responsibly with a client-centric approach. The company maintains longstanding partnerships with businesses and professionals as a provider of specialized and reliable copper solutions. The company’s – goal is to emerge as a leading copper tube production company in Europe. Halcor closely monitors the market and develops synergies in order to successfully address the specialized and ever-changing needs of its clients. 

Halcor, with a consistent and reliable commercial policy, implements a clear strategy focused on extroversion, production flexibility and constant upgrading of quality and solutions provided to its clients, building longstanding relations based on trust. In addition, , the Company has an a priority  the development of its employees, adopts  a culture of continuous  improvement and  invests  in cutting-edge technology, always focusing on quality and competitiveness. 

Halcor’s mission is to provide innovative products and solutions that create value. The Company aims to increase its market share, to penetrate new segments focusing on the international market, investing in new and environmentally friendly products of added value. 

Our vision 

Halcor’s vision is to become a leading benchmark in the global market, with products and solutions that are recognized for their high quality, reliability, competitiveness and innovation. Always driven by Sustainable Development, the Company aspires to anticipate its clients’ needs, developing diverse, competitive products based on new technologies, contributing at the same time in the sector’s growth and creating more value for all stakeholders. 

Our values

RELIABILITY 

We exist and we grow based on reliability, we depend on it for the relationships we build internally and externally. All our activities and transactions are defined by responsibility, integrity and business ethics. 

RESPECT 

We operate based on the principles of Sustainable Development, with respect to people, the environment, and society, whether this has to do with our internal processes or planning and development of products, or the relationships we build with partners, providers and local communities. 

EFFECTIVENESS  

We operate through teamwork, dedication to the Company and commitment towards our clients, who are at the forefront of our activity. We develop innovative solutions and we maintain longstanding relationships providing excellent customer service and offering tailor made solutions. We keep our promises to our clients, striving to achieve continuous improvement.  

TRANSPARENCY 

We operate with transparency; we maintain and develop a safe workplace with equal opportunities for all. We maintain and seek open communication with local communities and all stakeholders. 

As a leading copper products manufacturer and solutions provider, Halcor maintains strong competitive advantage by combining a customer-centric strategy with a strong technology development focus and an emphasis on high quality processes and products that ensure customer satisfaction. 
 
The company is investing heavily in R&D with the objective to maintain state-of-the-art facilities, introduce technology improvements in various metallurgical applications and offer cutting-edge products and integrated solutions that address specific customer needs. As an active member of the Hellenic Research Centre for Metals (ELKEME), Halcor also supports broader efforts to promote new technology R&D in the copper sector and is able to accumulate significant knowledge and expertise in production process and product improvements to meet the most demanding and diversified customer requirements. 
 
Halcor is also a founding member of the Hellenic Copper Development Institute, actively involved in educational programs by providing materials, hosting and financing specialised seminars across Greece. Through HCDI, a member of the European Copper Institute (ECI), Halcor is actively involved in major research projects concerning copper’s impact on human health and the environment. 
 
Moreover, Halcor implements effective quality management processes and aims to continuously expand its portfolio with new, improved products and applications. For Halcor, high quality is a strategic choice, a competitive advantage and a matter of business responsibility. Throughout all stages of production, Halcor implements strict and extensive quality control processes, leveraging the experience of specialized and highly trained staff to ensure top standards across its product portfolio. Quality control processes are verified by frequent customer inspections and audits carried out by independent Greek and international certification bodies.
 
Finally, placing customers at the centre of its strategy, Halcor has gained recognition as a reliable solution provider that closely follows market developments to better address changing and expanding customer needs. Enjoying long-term and trusted relationships with its customers, the company places strong emphasis on response time to requests, as well as on the ability to offer comprehensive product support services. In this context, services are adjusted to any technical client request. As part of tailored-made agreements, Halcor’s engineers visit customer plants to identify the products and services required based on their specialised needs. 
 
In this context, one of Halcor’s main competitive advantages is its central production plant in Oinofyta, one of the biggest in Europe and one of the few to offer such an extensive range of products. Based on this capability, Halcor has emerged as a true one-stop-shop that customers can trust for high quality products, reliable and comprehensive services, all provided out of the same facility. Halcor’s reliability, speed of response to demand and product support services ensure high levels of customer satisfaction and constitute the company a trusted partner for many successful customers. 
 
Proof of the company’s successful strategy and ability to offer comprehensive services and product improvements is the establishment of the innovative Tube Heat Transfer Laboratory at Halcor’s plant in Oinofyta, Attiki. The Tube Heat Transfer Laboratory has been developed according to international standards. It allows the company to manufacture TALOS® Inner-Groove Tubes (IGT) and TALOS® ACR tubes based on different customer specifications, as well as introduce improvements in specific product applications.

Halcor S.A. implements Quality Management System procedures adjusted to the demands of modern industry and certified according to ISO 9001:2008 requirements.

All the company’s products hold an important position in the European as well as the global trade market. The high quality level of production is achieved through a thorough control applied on the production process by skilled and trained personnel. The products quality is certified by several significant product inspection organizations such as, AFNOR, NSF, DVGW, ZIK, NSAI, BSI, AENOR etc.

In addition the company’s research and development regarding product and technological innovations is strategically planned focusing always the human needs.