Hydro acquires Hueck

Hueck is a family-owned business and provider of aluminium systems and extruded aluminium profiles, with HQ in Lüdenscheid Germany.  It has 500 highly skilled employees, two extrusion presses and an integrated cast house operation.

Hueck Systems is mainly active in Germany, the largest segment of the European market for building systems and has 60 years track record of German Engineering. It is specialised in creating solutions for windows, doors and facades for the building and construction industry and a distribution platform in its main location Lüdenscheid. Besides Germany, Hueck is active in Austria, Switzerland, Denmark, The Netherlands, Czech Republic, and UK but also in other markets through well-established partnerships.

“Together, Hueck and Hydro Building Systems brand WICONA as One Company, will focus on sustainability, local presence and technical expertise. With the acquisition of Hueck, our mission remains unchanged, we are fully committed helping our customers to realize new opportunities in the building and construction market. By having the best talents and a tenacious focus on their business and the quality of products we deliver, we will be the partner that our customers need to reach the goals,” says Senior Vice President Henri Gomez, who heads Hydro Building Systems.

Completion of the transaction is subject to approval from competition authorities in Germany and Austria and is expected by end of first quarter of 2023.