Technology

Technology is our passion. ELIN Motors is your life cycle partner for rotating electric machines and solutions.

With over 130 years of experience, unique commitment to quality and solution-oriented processes, ELIN Motors generate excess value over the entire run of your product. Flexibility is part of our performance philosophy and allows us to create and develop perfectly customized solutions – high in performance, reliable and cost-optimized. The result always is optimal industrial performance paired with sustainable growth. This is what makes ELIN Motors a go-to partner for technological development and complete solutions.

Management

DI Wolfgang Landler, CEO

Mag. Robert Schuhmayer, CFO

Responsibility

Starting from the engineering phase, we strive to develop the most efficient and best solutions together with our customers. Our extensive expertise ranges from product consultation to prototype development to manufacturing and service. This know-how has proven itself in large-scale productions just as well as in small series and individual solutions. Our objective and end result always correspond: high reliability and maximum service life of our products.

Our Group Structure

On December 14th 2021, ELIN Motors was entirely acquired by the Voith Group. With 1.100 ELIN employees worldwide, we manufacture around 1.900 pieces of electric engines / generators with a performance range of about 4.000 000 kW.

Our Company History: 

1892: F. Pichler Werke was founded in Preding/Weiz.
1908: Rebranding to ELIN Motors GmbH.
1989: ELIN Motors becomes a 100% subsidiary of the newly founded Austrian Industries AG (100% subsidiary of ÖIAG – Austrian Industry Holding AG).
1993: ELIN Motors GmbH becomes independent via the VA Technologie AG.
1994: Privatization of VA Technologie via Vienna Stock Exchange.
2002: TRASYS acquires 80,1% of the shares of ELIN Motors GmbH.
2004: Joint Venture with Suzlon Generators Ltd., Pune/India.
2005: TRASYS as 100% owner of ELIN Motors GmbH.
2009: Occupation of the new building in Preding/Weiz .
2015: Foundation of the subsidiary ELIN Motors Bosnia d.o.o., Živinice/BH.
2017: Acquisition of  Nordmetal Kft., Bátonyterenye/Hungary.
Rebranding to ELIN Metal Kft. (11/2018).
2020: Voith Group as 70% owner of ELIN Motors GmbH.
Ing. Franz Hrachowitz remains owner of 30% of the shares of ELIN Motors GmbH.
2021: Voith Group entirely acquires ELIN Motors GmbH.