Austrian Competences in Aeronautics Technology


PROFACTOR is a non-university research company with locations in Steyr and Vienna. PROFACTOR has concentrated its core research competencies in four long-established areas in the field of application-oriented production research. The technologies are transferred into sustainable solutions by Business Development as part of our four strategic application areas.

Technologies and competences

The four fields of application specifically address key issues of digital and sustainable production: -> Zero Defect Manufacturing -> Resilient and adaptive cyber-physical production systems -> Cognitive and physical production assistance -> Sustainable additive micro and nano manufacturing processes

Fields of Activity Research Development Production
Aircraft (complete)      
Aircraft structures and parts      
Cabin interiors and furnishing (incl. cargo hold)      
Materials and manufacturing technologies
Cockpit equipment and aircraft electronics      
Air traffic infrastructure and air traffic control applications      
Ground test and training equipment      
Airport infrastructure      

Products and services in aviation

  • Inspection sensor for carbon fiber parts, pre-forms and materials
  • Robotic systems for fibre orientation measurement on CFRP
  • Sensors for surface characterization of interior parts
  • Robotic assistance system for assembly processes


Im Stadtgut D1
4407 Steyr-Gleink , Austria


Christian Eitzinger

Economic data

Employees 50 - 250
Turnover 5 - 10 M€
Export quota aviation 80 %
explore 3d view

Last update: 2021-12-20