The automobile component supplier, which supplies BMW Steyr in Austria among other customers, is building a hardening centre for the heat treatment of components. The Hanomag Lohnhärterei Group headquartered in Hannover has ranked among the leading heat treatment companies in Germany for more than 30 years. At present Hanomag employs more than 650 people.
The new production plant in Upper Austria should provide jobs for up to 40 new employees. The Upper Austrian business promotion agency Business Upper Austria supported and consulted Hanomag on issues relating to subsidies and approval procedures. All in all, the Innviertel region has become an important investment area for Business Location Upper Austria not least due to its proximity to Salzburg and Bavaria. Business Park Innviertel is the fourth business park to be set up within the context of the business park initiative of the Federal Province of Upper Austria in addition to Perg-Machland, Powerregion Enns-Steyr and Voralpenland.
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