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M+W Group in the top one hundred global market leaders in Germany

M+W Group in the top one hundred global market leaders in Germany

Study by Manager Magazin

The international engineering and construction company, M+W Group, ranks among the top one hundred global market leaders in Germany. This was revealed in a survey published by the German business magazine ‘Manager Magazin’ that listed the companies according to last year’s turnover. As the global market leader in the engineering and construction of modern semiconductor and photovoltaic plants, the M+W Group was ranked 98th on the list. Overall, the survey named 1,000 companies in Germany which are among the world leaders in their segment.

In the words of M+W Group CEO Jürgen Wild: “This list of 1,000 global market leaders makes it clear that the international successes of the German economy are due to a large number of top companies. We are extremely happy that the M+W Group has made it to the top one hundred and see this as an impetus to grow further.”

M+W Group has designed and built more than 200 semiconductor plants for customers all over the world which has secured the company’s position as leader in this segment. In the photovoltaics segment the M+W Group realized, up until 2009, around 7,700 megawatts in solar cell production capacity. Two months ago, the Group was honored with the ‘Solar Industry Award 2010’ for its turnkey solutions.

About M+W Group ( M+W Group (until 2009: M+W Zander) is the leading global partner for engineering, construction and project management in the fields of Advanced Technology Facilities, the Life Science Industries, Energy & Environment Technologies and High-Tech Infrastructure. From concept development to turnkey services the company manages projects of all sizes ensuring flexibility, rapid realization and cost-effective completion. With its competence to link process technology, automation and complex facilities to integrated solutions M+W Group primarily focuses on leading electronics, life science, photovoltaic, chemical, automobile and communication companies, as well as research institutes and universities. M+W Group GmbH is the holding company with headquarters in Stuttgart, Germany. In 2009 M+W Group generated an order intake of 1.56 billion euros and revenues of 1.27 billion euros with a workforce of approximately 4380 employees.

M+W Group is owned by the Austrian Stumpf Group that is globally successful in the areas of High-Tech Engineering, Smart & Renewable Energy, Real Estate and Technology Investments.

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