Kostwein Gruppe


The family-owned company exists now already for 90 years and is managed in third generation by Hans Kostwein, Heinz Kostwein and Ulrike Schrott-Kostwein.



Best Big Player in Carinthia

  All winners are awarded with a valuable wing, which is produced in a strictly limited number and exclusivly for this competition. This ALC-Wing makes the long term success visible for all. Link to the article (only...[more]


Awards 2014

Hidden Champion: Award from the Austrian Economic Chambers for companies with top products. (Nischenweltmeister) The Kostwein group is Carinthian Export-winner in the large concern category. [more]


EFQM Board of Directors - Hans Kostwein

Hans Kostwein was appointed to become a member of the EFQM Board of Directors in order to represent the small and medium enterprises of the machine industry.[more]


Export-Price 2014 from the Austrian Federal Economic Chamber

The Kostwein Group recieved the "Export-Price 2014" from the Austrian Federal Economic Chamber for the category Large...[more]


Lean in Europe Driving Competitiveness

Visit to Kostwein Maschinenbau GmbH[more]


Top-50-Mechanical Engineering Companies 2013

Rank 6: KOSTWEIN MASCHINENBAU Kostwein builds them, world market leaders sell them with their banner: Top-Machines, e.g. for inspections. on the picture: Managing Director Hans Kostwein. Link to the full story[more]


Enterprise Ireland on a drive to make Irish companies adopt Lean principles

The Japanese are renowned worldwide for their car production where the concept of the management philosophy Lean derives from. It all began at Toyota when the car manufacturers discovered a new, more efficient method of producing...[more]