The award is presented to companies that help make the Tyrol region more competitive through investment. The management team at GKN Sinter Metals in Bruneck has been recognised for setting new standards in innovation, productivity and return on investment.

"We are extremely proud of this award because it recognizes the exceptional investment that GKN Sinter Metals has made in Bruneck to become a global industry leader,” said Nikolaus Bachmann, plant manager. “These investments ensure growth, encourage social responsibility and help to create sustainable jobs. This award also honours the whole GKN group and demonstrates GKN’s belief in the Bruneck site.”