The EEW-Group is privately owned and produces longitudinally welded pipes in six mills: three located in Germany, one in Korea and Malaysia plus the joint-venture mill EEW Global Pipe Company in Saudi Arabia. Founded in 1936, EEW manufactures structural, process and line pipes in carbon steel (including sour service grades), low alloy, supermartensitic, stainless, nickel alloy and clad grades. EEW's manufacturing range starts at O.D. 406 mm (16") and goes up to 10,000 mm (394") with wall thicknesses up to 130 mm (5.1"). No other pipe manufacturer is in the position to offer such a wide range of material grades and dimensions. As a service to our clients EEW offers the prefabrication of piping components. This is especially of interest for offshore structures or civil construction projects such as airports, bridges or stadiums. Based in the ice free Rostock harbour, with direct access to vessels or barges, EEW SPC specializes in manufacturing the foundations for offshore wind farms and can produce pipes with a total length of 120 meters and a piece weight of up to 1,500 tonnes. The eleven EEW regional sales offices plus agents in many countries guarantee easy communication with our clients without language barriers. With an output of more than 730,000 metric tonnes per annum EEW has gained a global reputation as one of the pipe industry's leading specialists.