Austrian success stories in Egypt

Austrian companies are successfully engaged in projects, export goods to and provide services all over Egypt. We want to put the spotlight on some of these companies and their projects.


Companies from Burgenland:

Schärf Coffeeshop GmbH Operation of Vienna style Coffeeshops under a Franchise Agreement.


Companies from Carinthia:

GREENoneTEC Solarindustrie GmbH Successful market entry with the SUNPAD. 


Companies from Lower Austria:

Doka GmbH Supply of formwork technology for various construction projects (e.g. El Alamein City, Cairo Metro Line 3, Rod El-Farag Cable Stayed Nile Bridge, Egyptian Grand Museum, AEON Towers, Sodic West).

FHW Franz Haas Waffelmaschinen GmbH (Buhler Group) Supply, installation, commissioning, recipe development, and technological support of a large automated industrial plant for the production of slices, date cookies, crackers, and chocolate or chocolate-coated products. Project for the supply of production equipment for halawa products and tahina.

GLS Tanks International GmbH Delivery and assembly of enameled large tanks for water supply in the New Administrative Capital and Galala City.

Salvagnini Maschinenbau GmbH Supply and installation of a press brake machine.


Companies from Upper Austria:

AQUASYS Technik GmbH: Ongoing project business since 2020 with delivery of high quality fire-fighting systems with high pressure water mist for numerous buildings in Egypt (mainly for authorities/public administration).

Engel Austria GmbH Ongoing deliveries of injection molding machines and automation solutions for plastics processing.

Fronius International GmbH Ongoing project business and deliveries of welding technology solutions for the construction, automotive and oil & gas industries as well as local sales of photovoltaic systems.

Plasser & Theurer Export von Bahnbaumaschinen GmbH Delivery of railroad construction machines to the national railway authority (ENR) as well as for the metro in Cairo and delivery of a measuring wagon to ENR.


NTS Retail KG Supply of commerce software solutions (including point-of-sale, logistics and self-service) and accompanying project services (including project management, consulting and testing) for Egyptian telecom operators (Orange, Vodafone and Etisalat) to optimize their shopping processes and store logistics.

Rosenbauer International AG Supply of airport fire fighting vehicles for airport authorities, industrial fire fighting vehicles & equipment for the oil industry, as well as fire-fighting platforms and turntable ladders for Civil Defense.

SML Maschinengesellschaft mbH Supply of an Austrofil multifilament spinning line and order for a PET thermoforming sheet line.


Companies from Salzburg:

Red Bull GmbH Regular supply of energy drinks.

Eisenwerk Sulzau-Werfen R & E Weinberger AG Ongoing supply of rollers to Egyptian steel producers.

Palfinger EMEA GmbH Ongoing deliveries of Palfinger Hooklifts for the development of a recycling system for the separation and reuse of disposed waste.


Companies from Styria:

Andritz AG Ongoing project business and deliveries of pumps to key water sector agencies (e.g. GCWC, GWC, MED) for various projects (Galala, Nubaria Canal, Tamia, El Fostat, Arab Juhayna, El Rooda). Supply of 16 vertical dry-installed centrifugal pumps incl. motor for the extension of the Abu Rawash wastewater treatment plant.

G.L. Pharma GmbH Ongoing deliveries of drugs and pharmaceuticals.

König Maschinen Gesellschaft m.b.H. Supply and commissioning of an industrial bakery plant.

Siemens Transformers Austria GmbH & Co KG, Weiz Delivery (2017) of 24 transformers as part of the largest single order ever for Siemens (three turnkey natural gas-fired combined cycle power plants with a capacity of 4.8 gigawatts each).

voestalpine Tubulars GmbH & Co KG Supplies of seamless steel tubes for the oil and gas industry, available in numerous steel grades, with various API thread types or gas-tight premium thread connections.

voestalpine Railway Systems GmbH Handling of two turnout orders from ongoing rehabilitation projects.


Companies from Tyrol:

MED-EL Elektromedizinische Geräte Gesellschaft m.b.H. Company founded in 2015. Ongoing deliveries of hearing implants.

MHMS Mechatronic Solutions GmbH & Co. KG Ongoing deliveries of rotary screen printing machines for the textile industry.


Companies from Vorarlberg:

ALPLA Werke Alwin Lehner GmbH & Co KG Opening (2017) of the new production facility.


Companies from Vienna:

AGRANA Beteiligungs-AG Successful joint venture with Nile Fruits (since 2010) in the field of fruit preparations for the dairy, ice cream and bakery industries. Since 2019, after investment in new production line, local producer of beverage bases for North Africa and Middle East.

Andritz Hydro GmbH Supply and installation of a hydropower plant and a ship lock system for the New Assiut Barrage Project for irrigation, power generation, and power distribution (supply of electrical, hydromechanical, and lock equipment).

Frequentis AG Delivery of a Nile River Information service system (RIS Nile). The RIS Nile project is progressing well in 2021 and in the near future the project should be operational with all 20 radio stations as well as all 4 DGPS Beacon stations along the Nile.

Herz Armaturen GmbH Supplies of fittings, controls and thermostatic valves for domestic heating, cooling, plumbing and gas installations for the New Administrative Capital and Galala City.

RHI MAGNESITA Ongoing deliveries of refractory linings for Egyptian steel producers (including Ezz Dekheila Steel S.A.E).

Starlinger & Co. GmbH supply and commissioning of complete plants for the production of woven plastic bags for the packaging of dry bulk materials, such as flour, rice, cement, chemicals or fertilizers, as well as recycling plants for plastics (PET Bottle-To-Bottle, PE, PP, PA, PS and many others).

VA TECH WABAG GmbH has won numerous tenders for drinking water plants and wastewater treatment plants throughout Egypt in the period 2018 - 2021, e.g. the wastewater treatment plant in Madinaty Phase I and II (including execution of the operation management until 2022).

Vimpex Handelsgesellschaft m.b.H. Ongoing supplies of writing paper, kraft paper, board, newsprint and magazine paper.

Waagner-Biro Austria Stage Systems GmbH Supply and installation of stage equipment for the new opera house in the new capital.

Wilfried Heinzel AG Large deliveries of pulp, writing paper, kraft paper, board, newsprint and magazine paper.