quality by definition

Our manufactory

In our manufactory, we transform metals such as stainless steel, brass, copper, tombac and steel into unique, custom-made kitchens, furniture and other individual one-offs.

Our team

We are edel-stahl Büchele

Manufactory

What we stand for

Edelstahl Büchele has been combining down-to-earth craftsmanship with precision and quality since 1966. As a third-generation family business, we attach great importance to unique, tailor-made items that are created from your ideas and our many years of experience. We shape each piece with care and expertise to meet the highest standards of design and material processing. Our work reflects solid craftsmanship, shaped by generations of knowledge, and guarantees quality and durability in every detail.

Büchele quality

The demands we place on ourselves

Family business

Büchele siblings

DI Roman Büchele

Managing Director

Christoph Büchele

Managing Director, Production

Petra Büchele

Marketing and sales

Jakob Büchele

Work preparation and technical contact

Since 1966

Chronicle

1966

Otto Büchele founds the company Otto Büchele in Hofsteigstraße in Hard in Vorarlberg, specializing in stainless steel, with a focus on quality rather than quantity.

1970

Relocation to Kirchstrasse, Hard, due to lack of space

Otto Büchele and 3 employees (including 1 apprentice)

1973

Otto Büchele's eldest son joins the company: Peter Büchele joins the company as an apprentice (apprenticeship, journeyman's examination, master craftsman's examination)

1985

Takeover of the Otto Büchele company by Peter Büchele

Change of company name: Büchele Industriespenglerei

1988

Relocation to Oberer Achdamm, Hard due to lack of space

Peter Büchele and 8 employees

1993

This year is characterized by an extraordinary project: TOP TEGEL / Berlin

1995

Change of company name: edel-stahl Büchele GmbH

1998

edel-stahl Büchele works for Rapsel/Milano, Swarovsky/Austria, Merial/Swiss and Alge Timing/Austria

First design projects attract attention on the international market: Good Design 98 Award goes to Peter Büchele

1999

Peter Büchele receives the Good Design Award for the second time

2000

Peter Büchele's eldest son joins the company.

Christoph Büchele is responsible for technical drawing, incoming goods inspection, outgoing goods inspection and quality control.

2001

Visit to various designer trade fairs in Italy

2003

Relocation to Rheinstraße, Hard due to lack of space

Peter Büchele with 10 employees

2008

Acquisition of the laser welding system

2009

Peter Büchele's second son joins the company: Roman Büchele

2010

This year is characterized by an extraordinary project: in Caracas (Venezuela), in cooperation with Doppelmahr Cable Car (DCC), all stations of the "Caracas Cable Tren Bolivariano" were equipped with the automatic sliding door units from edel-stahl Büchele.

2011

Peter Büchele leaves the company.

Takeover of the company by Christoph Büchele and Roman Büchele. Peter Büchele's daughter joins the company: Petra Büchele takes over the sales and marketing division

2014

Development of sales and field sales staff in Austria and Germany

2015

Trade fair appearance in Cologne at the imm cologne

Entry of Jakob Büchele

2016

Acquisition of the laser cutting system

2017

Trade fair appearance in Cologne at the imm cologne:

This year is characterized by another project in cooperation with Doppelmahr Cable Car (DCC): in Moscow (Russia), the airport station was equipped with the automatic sliding door units from edel-stahl Büchele.

Number of employees in 2017: Management - Christoph Büchele, Roman Büchele with 14 employees

2020

Purchase of the new TruBend 5170 press brake

Number of employees in 2021: Management - Christoph Büchele, Roman Büchele with 17 employees

2022

Purchase of the new TruLaser Cell 5030 laser

2023

Trade fair appearance at the küchenwohntrends in Salzburg

Headcount 2023: Management - Christoph Büchele, Roman Büchele with 16 employees

1966

Otto Büchele founds the company Otto Büchele in Hofsteigstraße in Hard in Vorarlberg, specializing in stainless steel, with a focus on quality rather than quantity.

1970

Relocation to Kirchstrasse, Hard, due to lack of space

Otto Büchele and 3 employees (including 1 apprentice)

1973

Otto Büchele's eldest son joins the company: Peter Büchele joins the company as an apprentice (apprenticeship, journeyman's examination, master craftsman's examination)

1985

Takeover of the Otto Büchele company by Peter Büchele

Change of company name: Büchele Industriespenglerei

1988

Relocation to Oberer Achdamm, Hard due to lack of space

Peter Büchele and 8 employees

1993

This year is characterized by an extraordinary project: TOP TEGEL / Berlin

1995

Change of company name: edel-stahl Büchele GmbH

1998

edel-stahl Büchele works for Rapsel/Milano, Swarovsky/Austria, Merial/Swiss and Alge Timing/Austria

First design projects attract attention on the international market: Good Design 98 Award goes to Peter Büchele

1999

Peter Büchele receives the Good Design Award for the second time

2000

Peter Büchele's eldest son joins the company.

Christoph Büchele is responsible for technical drawing, incoming goods inspection, outgoing goods inspection and quality control.

2001

Visit to various designer trade fairs in Italy

2003

Relocation to Rheinstraße, Hard due to lack of space

Peter Büchele with 10 employees

2008

Acquisition of the laser welding system

2009

Peter Büchele's second son joins the company: Roman Büchele

2010

This year is characterized by an extraordinary project: in Caracas (Venezuela), in cooperation with Doppelmahr Cable Car (DCC), all stations of the "Caracas Cable Tren Bolivariano" were equipped with the automatic sliding door units from edel-stahl Büchele.

2011

Peter Büchele leaves the company.

Takeover of the company by Christoph Büchele and Roman Büchele. Peter Büchele's daughter joins the company: Petra Büchele takes over the sales and marketing division

2014

Development of sales and field sales staff in Austria and Germany

2015

Trade fair appearance in Cologne at the imm cologne

2016

Acquisition of the laser cutting system

2017

Trade fair appearance in Cologne at the imm cologne:

This year is characterized by another project in cooperation with Doppelmahr Cable Car (DCC): in Moscow (Russia), the airport station was equipped with the automatic sliding door units from edel-stahl Büchele.

Number of employees in 2017: Management - Christoph Büchele, Roman Büchele with 14 employees

2020

Purchase of the new TruBend 5170 press brake

Number of employees in 2021: Management - Christoph Büchele, Roman Büchele with 17 employees

2022

Purchase of the new TruLaser Cell 5030 laser

2023

Trade fair appearance at the küchenwohntrends in Salzburg

Headcount 2023: Management - Christoph Büchele, Roman Büchele with 16 employees

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