July 28, 2021

ZKW honored with two GM Supplier Quality Excellence Awards

Headquarters in Wieselburg and Chinese site in Dalian awarded for very high delivery reliability The ZKW sites in Wieselburg and Dalian (China) receiv…

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June 24, 2021

ZKW Converting to Co2-neutral Production Worldwide by 2025

Energy savings, waste avoidance and the conversion to green power reinforce sustainable, eco-friendly production – all ZKW products projected to be CO…

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June 1, 2021

ZKW 4th in European Patent Applications

Last year, the Wieselburg lighting system specialist applied a total of 57 innovations for international patents – 50 of them in Europe, and seven in…

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May 26, 2021

ZKW is working with Newsight Imaging to develop highly precise, adaptive high beams – including for retrofitting

New technology integrates light sensor and controls directly into the front lighting The strategic partnership ZKW entered into with Israeli startup N…

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May 19, 2021

ZKW is researching the control units of the future alongside AIT Austrian Institute of Technology and FH Wiener Neustadt

FFG-funded “zoneZ” project is built on interdisciplinary collaboration As part of the “zoneZ” research project, ZKW is working alongside the AIT Austr…

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April 14, 2021

ZKW COBOT: Humans and robots working as a team

After almost a year of development and optimization, the ZKW COBOT program has now gone live. Collaborative robots are working alongside personnel on…

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March 10, 2021

Udo Hornfeck to act as the new CTO of ZKW

Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Udo Hornfeck (48), MBA, became the CTO of the ZKW Group GmbH on March 1st, 2021. He is succeeding Jürgen Antonitsch in the position. H…

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February 24, 2021

ZKW chooses the Winners of the Drive Light & Sight Competition

Last year, ZKW searched for start-ups offering innovative solutions in the areas of sensors and auxiliary lamps in the “Drive Light & Sight | Edition…

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February 10, 2021

ZKW expands and generates roughly one billion euros in revenue

In early May, the ZKW Group will be adding a new development office in Olomouc/Czech Republic and a sales and development office in Shanghai to its te…

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December 16, 2020

European Investment Bank provides €150 million of funding to ZKW Group

The European Investment Bank (EIB) will provide €150 million to Austrian ZKW Group GmbH. ZKW is a leading automotive supplier that develops and manufa…

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October 28, 2020

Project Solaris: ZKW and Partners Develop High-Performance Material

Project Solaris is being funded by the FFG grant agency and the Ministry of Technology, as part of the program “Production of the Future.” ZKW is resp…

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October 6, 2020

Autonomous driving: Project dragonfly enters a new phase

ZKW introduced the “Dragonfly” research and development project around a year ago. To launch the project, the lighting system specialist integrated op…

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August 12, 2020

brickZ Design Competition: ZKW Honors the Best Headlamp Concepts

Headlamps are not just light sources, they are also a unique design element of any vehicle, and have to integrate seamlessly with the manufacturer’s b…

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July 17, 2020

ZKW Leads in Patent Registrations in Lower Austria

The ZKW Group GmbH submitted a total of 51 new patents in 2019. 17 patents were registered with the Austrian patent office. With this figure, the auto…

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May 28, 2020

Success in the Midst of the Coronavirus Crisis: ZKW Receives Four Awards

Despite the difficult economic environment the automotive industry is facing, ZKW has enjoyed some admirable successes. The Wieselburg lighting specia…

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May 7, 2020

Drive Light & Sight Edition 2020: ZKW is Looking for the Best Start-Ups

The “Drive Light & Sight” start-up competition from ZKW and StartUs is launching its second round. This time, the specialist in lighting and electroni…

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April 29, 2020

CarVisionLight: ZKW Researches Autonomous Light Technology with Partners

As part of the “CarVisionLight” research project, ZKW is working with the Vienna University of Technology and software specialist emotion3D to develop…

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February 26, 2020

ZKW Achieves 1.25-Billion Euros in Revenue and Record Number of Employees

With a revenue of 1.25-billion euros and a new record number of employees, the lighting systems specialist is closing the 2019 financial year. At the…

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February 12, 2020

ZKW establishes new development laboratory in Wieselburg

ZKW is expanding its company headquarters in Wieselburg substantially: The lighting systems specialist is constructing a new development laboratory at…

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January 23, 2020

ZKW integrates LG Electronics’ rear light business: New locations in Korea and China

On December 19, 2019, the ZKW Group established a branch in Incheon, Korea, near Seoul. The lighting systems manufacturer is integrating the rear ligh…

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December 19, 2019

ZKW expands logistics center in Wieselburg

The previous storage areas at the ZKW Group headquarters have reached their capacity limits. Because of this, the lighting systems manufacturer is con…

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December 6, 2019

ZKW expands locations in Mexico and Slovakia

The ZKW Group is expanding its manufacturing capacity at its international locations. The plant in Silao, Mexico, which went into operation in 2015, w…

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December 4, 2019

ZKW stripeZ Lighting Module Takes the German Design Award

The newly developed “stripeZ” lighting module from ZKW Lichtsysteme GmbH in Wieselburg was awarded the German Design Award 2020 in the category “Autom…

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October 17, 2019

Intelligent light from ZKW honored with Lower Austrian Innovation Prize

ZKW Lichtsysteme GmbH from Wieselburg received the Lower Austrian Innovation Prize, valued at 10,000 euros, on October 1st for a new kind of lighting…

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July 26, 2019

Project Dragonfly – ZKW is developing headlights for autonomous driving

Following intensive research and development work, ZKW presents “Project Dragonfly” for autonomous driving, which was developed in cooperation with pa…

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July 11, 2019

ZKW Honored with VW Group Award

Austrian lighting system specialist ZKW received the 2019 Global VW Group Award for the first time on July 4th in Leipzig. The Volkswagen Group used t…

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June 11, 2019

Newsight Imaging Signs Strategic Collaboration Agreement with ZKW

ZKW Group, leader in lighting systems, to develop new and innovative automotive related solutions based on Newsight’s CMOS Imagers and ZKW proprietary…

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April 15, 2019

From apprentice to engineer: ZKW is searching for bright minds

As a specialist in premium lighting systems, and as one of the region’s largest employers, ZKW is always looking for employees. The company’s growth a…

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March 8, 2019

ZKW Supports Pediatric Cancer Research at St. Anna

As part of an in-house fundraising campaign, the employees of ZKW in Wieselburg have worked hard to collect contributions in support of pediatric canc…

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February 5, 2019

With 1.34 billion euros, ZKW again achieves record sales

Sales in 2018 marked another record year for the ZKW Group. The globally active specialist for innovative premium lighting and electronic systems incr…

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October 9, 2018

New Mobility Concepts: ZKW Selects the Most Innovative Start-Ups

Wieselburg, 10/9/2018. ZKW is known as a specialist for premium lighting and electronic systems and as a driver for innovation in the industry. To acc…

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October 1, 2018

ZKW Slovakia: Start of construction for the largest expansion in ZKW’s history

With the groundbreaking on September 27th, 2018, the Management Board of the ZKW Group and ZKW Slovakia s.r.o. kicked off the largest and most cost-in…

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September 10, 2018

LG Top Management Visits ZKW Headquarters in Wieselburg

ZKW received some high-ranking visitors at the corporate headquarters in Wieselburg on September 5th. Oliver Schubert and the management of the ZKW Gr…

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July 24, 2018

Drive Light & Sight: ZKW is Looking for the Best Start-Ups

As a specialist in premium lighting and electronics systems, ZKW focuses on continuous innovation and pioneering new technologies such as laser light,…

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June 20, 2018

New awards for ZKW

Two new awards for ZKW confirm the extraordinary achievement in terms of delivery reliability and product quality of the lighting and electronics spec…

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April 26, 2018

Successful partnership between ZKW and technology giant LG

By merging with LG as one of the world’s leading high-tech companies, ZKW secures access to know-how, resources and key technologies for the developme…

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April 12, 2018

ZKW Generates Over 1.2 Billion EUR in Revenue in 2017

The ZKW corporate group concluded another record year in 2017. The international specialist in innovative premium lighting and electronic systems succ…

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March 15, 2018

ZKW 3rd place for patents in Austria

The ZKW corporate group was third place overall in Austria for 2017 with 49 patent applications to the EPO (European Patent Office). Innovation is ess…

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February 8, 2018

ZKW Electronics extends Wiener Neustadt site

The ZKW Group’s electronics plant in Wiener Neustadt saw the successful completion of its new office building, constructed with an area of 3,500m2. Th…

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January 19, 2018

ZKW Honoured as an Exemplary Employer

As a specialist for premium light systems and electronics, in recent years, the ZKW Group has achieved rapid growth and hasn’t only expanded strongly…

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November 24, 2017

ZKW in the Spotlight: Industry and Art Combined

For the first time, ZKW has presented a theatrical production with an industrial robot as the star of the show

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October 23, 2017

ZKW Expands Presence in the NAFTA Region

The ZKW Group, a premium lighting systems and electronics specialist, has developed into a key partner for the automotive industry in the “North Ameri…

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September 27, 2017

ZKW showcases pioneering work in lighting systems at IAA 2017

The ZKW Group took part in the 67th International Motor Show (IAA) in Frankfurt, Germany for the first time, with a focus on “autonomous driving from…

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September 7, 2017

Experience the lighting systems of tomorrow at the 67th IAA

As one of the global leaders in lighting and electronics technology, for the first time, ZKW is granting exclusive insights into the next generation o…

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August 29, 2017

ZKW Unternehmensgruppe I Statement Presse

ZKW Unternehmensgruppe I Statement Presse – Wir sind ein erfolgreiches Unternehmen und deshalb gibt es natürlich von verschiedenen Seiten immer wieder…

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July 5, 2017

Management changes at the ZKW Group

Ralf Klädtke, new CTO, and Andrew Greenlees, new CFO, are joining the management of the ZKW Group, headquartered in Wieselburg. By adding these new me…

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July 4, 2017

ZKW Places Bonded Loans of 180 Million Euros

The ZKW Group, leading provider of premium lighting and electronics systems, has successfully placed bonded loans of 180 million euros. We significant…

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June 16, 2017

ZKW Builds New Company Restaurant and Nursery

ZKW is investing around 3.2 million EUR in its Wieselburg location in 2017. By building a new company restaurant and a nursery for all ZKW employees,…

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May 31, 2017

ZKW Wins European R&D Performance Award 2017

ZKW Group: 1st place for agile project management On the evening of 05/17/2017, the winners for best agile performance were honored during the R&D MAN…

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May 5, 2017

ZKW Group Adds New COO to Management Team

Dr. Konrad Pagenstert as new Chief Operating Officer

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May 4, 2017

ZKW Group Among Austria’s Top 100 Employers

The trendence Graduate Barometer 2017, the largest employer study by an Austrian research group, counts the ZKW Group among Austria’s best employers.

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April 3, 2017

Opel Insignia LED

Second generation of intelligent LED lighting systems now available in the new Insigna Grand Sport

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February 28, 2017

ZKW Has a New Group Vice President of Sales

Dipl. Ing. (FH) Joachim Amrhein (52) is the new President of Sales at the ZKW Group. The trained plastics engineer worked most recently as a Business…

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February 3, 2017

ZKW With Another Record-Breaking Fiscal Year

The lighting system manufacturer generates consolidated group revenues of 968.5 million euros with 7,500 employees worldwide

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