The next generation takes over at GAW technologies GmbH

The Engineering plant construction Firm GAW technologies GmbH is all set for a change, and at the same time connoting Continuity. After 42 years as the CEO Mr. Jochen Pildner-Steinburg is handing over the reins, of the company founded by his father in 1951, to the next generation. In future, he will be diverting his attention 100% to the family standing property GAW Pildner-Steinburg Holding GmbH.

Bild Nina Pildner-Steinburg und Wolfgang Senner

After a diligently planned and intensive preparation period and beginning 1. March 2016, Nina Pildner-Steinburg und Wolfgang Senner would jointly take over the reins of the company.

As a child Nina Pildner-Steinburg would often gladly accompany her father to the company, with her professional entry taking place during her study period. In the process I cemented my wish to be engaged in the company after my graduation, explains the Graduate in Business Administration. She has in a true sense grown up in the company and will take over the portfolios of Finance, HR and Organization.

After a prolonged affiliation in the company, Wolfgang Senner can look back with pride. Since 2003 he has enriched himself with Know-How in the areas of Machine construction, Engineering, Production, Building works, as well as Project Management in GAW technologies. For seven years he has officiated successfully in the position as a Technical Supervisor and has been earmarked with responsibility for the Portfolio of Sales, Technology and Technical.

With the replacement of the Management within the same ranks, has succeeded in bringing about a generation leap, which guarantees the continuity and stability of our Family concern. We are confident that the two can successfully overcome all future challenges, according to the owners Jochen und Jörg Pildner-Steinburg.

For 65 years, GAW technologies has stood for Competence and Quality in Industrial Engineering. With emphasis in the Business areas Paper and Packaging as well as Automotive, comprising complete Process Engineering and customer specific solutions were developed, starting with Development and Engineering, across assembly of key components, Logistics and Construction to the point of Automation, Startup, Training and After Sales Service.

GAW technologies is a part of the GAW Group Pildner-Steinburg Holding GmbH, a world wide operating Technology concern, with over 1800 employees and generating a yearly turnover of 240 Million Euro. 94% of the turnover has been realized through Exports. The Portfolio stemming from Plant Construction, Products and Industrial services serves Paper, Plastics, Chemical, Environmental, Automotive and Automation markets in all regions of the world.

Mag. Nina Pildner-Steinburg & Dipl. Tech. Wolfgang Senner

Mag. Jochen Pildner-Steinburg & Ing. Jörg Pildner-Steinburg


GAW technologies GmbH

Puchstrasse 76 / PF 64
8020 Graz, Österreich
Tel.: +43 (0)316  2704-0
Fax.: +43 (0)316 273266