Kostwein Gruppe

Data and Facts

Thereof trainees80
Machinery250 CNC machines
Built-up area45.000 m²
Base area146.000 m²
Investments3-5% of sales volume

DIN EN ISO 9001:2015
DIN EN ISO 14001:2015

DIN EN ISO 3834-2:2006

EN 1090-1:2009 + A1:2011

Managementsystem according to HACCP / GMP


1973 Award of coat of arms Klagenfurt

1981 Award of national coat of arms of Austria

2001 Naional winner "Best family-owned company of Austria"

2007 Export Winner of Carinthia

2011 Award of coat of arms of Carinthia

2011 Leading Companies of Carinthia (second place)

2012 Federal winner "Best family-owned company of Austria"

2012 Auszeichnung "Fabrik des Jahres 2012"

2014 Great Place to Work – bester Arbeitgeber Kärntens

2014 "Hidden Champion 3.0" – Anerkennung
          herausragender Dienste für die österreichische Exportwirtschaft

2014 "Kärntner Exportpreisgewinner 2014"

2014 ALC 2014 - 1st Place Big Player in Carinthia

2015 Kärtner Lehrling des Jahres 2014

2015 EFQM - Recognised for Excellence "5 Stars"

2015 Österreichischer Staatspreis Unternehmensqualität

2016 Bester Lehrbetrieb Österreichs

2016 Sieger im österr. Lehrlingswettbewerb

2016 Gesamtsieger Effizienteste Fabrik 2016

2016 Österr. Staatsmeister CNC-Fräsen

2016 EuroSkills Gothenburg - Medallion for Excellence

2016 Award for Kostwein India -

         Regional export award - TOP EXPORTER in the category of

2017 Award - Carinthian Mentor of the year

2017 Award for Kostwein India -

         National Award for receiving highest export incentive

2017 Mechanical Engineering Ranking Austria – 6th

         (Industrial magazine Factory)

2017 WorldSkills Abu Dhabi - Medallion for Excellence

2017 Austria's best Employer

         Overall: 6th

         Mechanical Engineering: 2nd
         (Economy magazine trend)

2017 Kostwein Croatia "best Company in Varazdin area"

2018 Award "Zlatna Kuna" for our croatian establishment

2018 Award "Star Performer Award" for our indian establishment

2018 Award "Carinthian Exportprize"

2018 Award "Anton-Benya" for outstanding apprenticeships