Austria’s Leading Companies 2013
Also in 2013 LOYTEC was able to rank among "Austria's Leading Companies" and conquer a place at the winners' platform of the annual ranking of the local business elite: Second place in the regional contest of Austrias capital city Vienna in the category "small enterprise". For the incredible sixth time LOYTEC is among the winners of this prestigious business contest. With great pleasure CTO Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Dietmar Loy accepted the trophy from Brigitte Jank, president of the Viennese Economic Chamber. The coveted honor to become one of "Austria's Leading Companies" is awarded annually by Wirtschaftsblatt (daily newspaper for economics), PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) and KSV1870. Crucial for the rating are operating and financial ratios, bonus points can be gained for sustainability.
At the annual CONSTANTINUS Awards Austria's best Consulting and IT companies compete for the honor to become nominated or awarded for outstanding quality. UBIT - the Austrian Professional Association of Management Consultancy and Information Technology has created the CONSTANTINUS Award to promote excellence in consulting and IT-services. The CONSTANTINUS has so far been awarded to UBIT members and their respective customers each year since 2003. It has become the leading national award for knowledge-based services in Austria. The award ceremony took place in the Congress Center of Schladming (Styria) on June 13th, 2013. Criteria for the award are commercial performance, strategic strength, quality of solution, efficiency and international impact. LOYTEC has succeeded in winning the category "International Projects" with a L-INX based solution for the SONY research center in Tokyo, a building achieving remarkable energy efficiency criteria. Winning this trophy automatically also led to the nomination for the State Prize Consulting/IT rewarded by the Federal Ministry for Economics and Labour.
The Pegasus Award is granted to the most successful companies of Upper Austria and is the most recognized business award in this province of Austria. Receiving the Pegasus Award in silver for the second time after 2008 due to exceptional performance is yet another appreciation of the high level of business performance at LOYTEC. The ceremony took place on the 6th of June at the Brucknerhaus in Linz. For the twentieth time in succession selected companies were honoured with the Pegasus trophy.
Industry Award 2013
Every year the best industrial companies are awarded with the "Industry Award" by Huber Publishing House for New Media. The award shall emphasize the enterprises' strength and innovative energy. High technological, economical, ecological or social value are the criteria which the top-class expert jurors take as a basis in evaluating the submissions. The jury consists of 30 professors an expert journalists. This high number and constellation grants objective appraisal and makes the award unique in the industry.
LOYTEC was nominated for the leaderboard in the category "Electrical engineering" with the project "Energy efficient lighting and sun blinds control in the tallest building of the Basque country - Iberdrola Tower". This huge business center in Bilbao consists of 41 floors, where 20.000 DALI luminaries and 5.000 automated sun blinds are controlled via 70 L-DALI Controllers and 35 L-INX Automation Servers.