AMG Advanced Metallurgical Group N.V., (AMG) has announced that GfE Gesellschaft für Elektrometallurgie mbH (GfE), part of AMG’s Advanced Materials Division, is celebrating its 100 year anniversary in September 2011. The company is an international producer of specialty alloys for titanium and superalloys, coating materials and vanadium chemicals for the aerospace, energy and specialty metals end markets. AMG’s Advanced Materials unit traces its origins back to 1911 when GfE was founded as a producer of vanadium alloys and chemicals in Nürnberg, Germany. Since then, GfE has evolved, becoming a leading producer of custom master alloys and coatings, catering to the aerospace, energy and special metals industries on a worldwide scale. Throughout its history, the company has focused on metallurgical innovation as a crucial component of new product development. GfE’s materials are highly engineered products created to handle the needs of today’s high stress operating environments.