The malleable cast iron fitting is the Georg Fischer product that is linked to the company’s history closer than any other product. This fact is also shown in the corporate logo of Georg Fischer. The ‘plus’ sign in the corporate logo symbolizes the cross-fittings that have been an innovation in the casting technology 150 years ago. Until today, GF malleable cast iron fittings guarantee a safe and reliable connection of pipes.
Up to today, 150 years after casting the first fittings GF Piping Systems still produces millions of the fittings at their Austrian plant in Traisen. The Traisen plant has more than 850 different types of the long-standing product in its current portfolio. The center of competence for malleable cast iron fittings processes about 14.600 metric tons of iron per year and supplies customers with 70 million fittings annually throughout Europe.