Building technology and security
Austrian providers offer custom-made solutions in the fields of building technology and security, fulfilling the highest technical specifications and security demands. The product range includes:
- Security systems,
- Fire doors,
- Alarm systems and
- Fire proof installations
Building Control Systems
Hereschwerke Holding GmbH has a long history of expertise in electricity and energy, as it was founded in 1889. Today the company specialises in automated solutions for building control systems.
Schrack Seconet is a high-tech Austrian company for fire alarm, communications and security systems. It is among the world’s leading providers in these markets and stands as an example of dedication to research and development, which Austrian providers in the security sector are known for.
Products on offer include:
- Alarm systems
- Fire alarm systems
- Fire prevention technology
- Intruder alarms
- Security systems
- Security technology
- Entrance surveillance systems
As well as fire protection systems and fire alarm technology, extinguishing equipment from Austria is also available on the world market. In addition to stationary extinguishing systems, Accuro offers special solutions for early-warning fire-detection as well as automatic fire-extinguishing systems. These include:
- Powder extinguishing systems
- Kitchen fire protection
- Spark-quenching installation
- Spark detection systems
- Spark alarms
- Anti-explosion protection
In many cases, it is only the correct protective clothing that guarantees safety in the workplace. Protective clothing from Austria meets the highest quality demands and is certified to comply with international standards.
Firms like Tempex Austria and E.&M. Lukschal are export-oriented Austrian suppliers of clothing made of high quality, proven material. Among their products they offer
- Industrial heat protection and spilling protection
- Textile and PU-coated fire fighting-protection clothing
- Highly visible signal protection clothing
- Cold protection clothing
- Work and safety shoes
- Underwear for protection from heat and flames
- Head and face protection
- Welding protection
- Assembly gloves
These companies represent a multitude of Austrian businesses, which are internationally successful thanks to their many years of experience, know how and first class service.
Equipment for Police, Fire Brigade and Military
Austrian companies manufacture top of the range products such as vehicles and fittings that meet the requirements of the police, security services, fire brigade and the military. These providers have exceptional technical know how, they are innovative and have experience of both world markets and international standards and regulations.
Fire Engines and Equipment
The company Rosenbauer International based in Leonding, is one of the largest manufacturers of fire engines worldwide. The company generates 89% of its turnover in export markets. AT-class fire engines, airport and industry vehicles as well as extinguishing systems are all part of what Rosenbauer International has to offer.
A. Haberkorn & CO. GmbH is active in the area of equipment for fire fighters. They deliver, among other things:
- Personal safety equipment related to falls (safety harnesses, safety belts, lifebelts etc.)
- Harnesses for fire fighters and the military
Quality for Police and Military
Glock pistols are in use by police, special forces, security services and military personnel all over the world. Steyr-Daimler-Puch Spezialfahrzeug GmbH develops and produces special-purpose military vehicles. 1,200 vehicles made by this company are used by NATO states alone.
Security in the Electronic Age
Austria is the European leader in E-Government, government conducted by the most efficient electronic means. Data protection and computer security play an essential role in this area. Innovative Austrian companies provide the necessary infrastructure with the most sophisticated security systems, and generate high export revenues.
Secure Payment and Identification
Austria Card is a subsidiary of the Austrian National Bank, and specialises in the development and production of chip cards as the basis for electronic payments and identification. This includes made-to-measure solutions for e-payments and digital signatures. Net1 Universal Technologies (Austria) AG offers security systems for credit cards.
The company Mils Elektronik offers encryption techniques for information and data exchanges. The company focuses on the most advanced cryptography practices and with its MilsCard, provides a hardware module for data protection.