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PAYER Invests in
Technology & Innovation Center
PAYER officially opens the 1st expansion & reconstruction phase and
toasts 75 years of company anniversary.
On September 17, 2021, the first phase of the expansion & reconstruction of the Styrian headquarters, Technology & Innovation Center of PAYER Group, was officially opened during a small celebration and the 75th anniversary was toasted. PAYER can look back on 75 years of successful company history thanks to the outstanding commitment of its employees, strong innovative power and distinctive entrepreneurial spirit.
After the welcoming speech by CEO Michael Viet, PAYER was congratulated by Mayor Josef Birnstingl, Provincial Councillor Barbara Eibinger-Miedl, the President of the Federation of Austrian Industry DI Stefan Stolitzka, the Managing Director of the Federation of Austrian Industry Gernot Pagger, the Managing Director of the Chamber of Commerce Helmut Röck and the CEO of the HTS Cluster DI Johann Harer. In the course of company tours, the guests of honor and all employees were shown the modernizations and expansions that had been carried out.
The following changes and renovations were made in order to constantly advance the company's technological lead and innovative strength:
First and foremost, the manufacturing area will be expanded, creating around 500 m² of additional production space. Furthermore, parts of the warehouse will be renovated and expanded, especially the goods-in and goods-out areas, including the logistics offices. The premises of the "Global Technology & Innovation Management" department will also be modernized.
The second construction phase is expected to be completed in the spring of next year.