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Austria is among the absolute “know-how countries” for machinery, industrial plant engineering, industrial valves, transport technology and industrial installations and offers both established and innovative products and services. Austrian companies from this industry are specialised and flexible and will therefore enjoy success on the world market well into the future. 


Industrial Modernisation

Industrial modernisation is more than just a phrase. The new developments and optimisations in the following areas, for example, are important economic drivers:

Austrian companies in the field of industrial modernisation invest heavily in research and development, securing their top international position. They work together with renowned institutes, both Austrian and foreign.


Technology leaders from Austria offer cutting-edge equipment for ferrous and non-ferrous metallurgy. Here the latest process engineering methods are complemented by state-of-the-art facilities. These companies make ideal business partners.

Transport technology

Austrian companies have succeeded in becoming respected partners to companies worldwide in transport technology thanks to the development of innovative technologies. World market leaders based in Austria include manufacturers of ski lifts, cable cars and also railtrack machinery.

Machinery and Industrial Plant Engineering

Austria has a lot to offer in the field of machinery and industrial plant engineering. In recent years this industry has achieved growth rates both in terms of orders received and production sold.


High international demand is an important factor for the positive growth of this branch. Austrian export companies are ideally positioned internationally and are highly competitive when it comes to:

  • Facilities and plants for metallurgy
  • Plastics machinery
  • Machinery for the rail industry
  • Chemical plant engineering
  • Power mechanical engineering
  • Mining technology

There have been significant rises in exports within the EU.

For further information, please contact your ADVANTAGE AUSTRIA office or go directly to the:

Association of Metaltechnology Industries
Wiedner Hauptstr. 63
1045 Vienna
+43 (0) 590900-3482
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