Facts

Plasser & Theurer: Facts and figures

  • Founded in 1953
  • Around 2,000 members of staff in Austria
  • Around 5,000 members of staff worldwide (at 19 partner firms throughout the world and in Austria)
  • Range of products: machines and systems for laying and installing, renewing and maintaining tracks and overhead lines
  • Since 1953, more than 17,000 heavy-duty machines have been supplied to 110 countries
  • Export rate of 93 %
  • Main factory in Linz 
  • Head office in Vienna
  • Service, repair and spare parts depots all over the world
  • Largest sale markets overall: Germany, USA, Great Britain, Japan, India, France, Austria, Brazil, Spain, Australia
  • Customers: railway operators, construction firms, urban transport authorities, industrial and mine railways
  • More than 2,000 active patents 
  • 14 international certificates/qualifications (such as ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2015, ISO 37001:2016, ISO 37301:2021, ISO 45001:2018, ISO 50001:2018)