VTA Austria GmbH
VTA – The abbreviation stands for “Verfahrens Technologische Abwasseraufbereitung”, meaning “wastewater processing driven by process engineering”. It also stands for a globally successful Austrian company that sets new standards in wastewater and environmental technologies with its innovative and technically advanced products. The company`s top priorities are eco-friendliness and economic efficiency. The VTA group of companies has branch offices in Germany, the Czech Republic and Switzerland and employs approximately 150 people, 45 of whom work at its main office in Rottenbach (Upper Austria).
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- Water Treatment
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- Globally (various continents)
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VTA - The cycle of success
VTA – The abbreviation stands for “VerfahrensTechnologische Abwasseraufbereitung”, meaning “wastewater processing driven by process engineering”. It also stands for a globally successful Austrian company that sets standards in wastewater and environmental technologies with innovative and perfected products. Its highest guiding principles are eco-friendliness and economic efficiency.
The VTA group of companies with branch offices in Germany, the Czech Republic and Switzerland has approximately 130 employees, with 45 at its main office in Rottenbach (Upper Austria).
Many more than 1000 operators of municipal and private wastewater treatment plants throughout Europe and elsewhere trust in VTA’s expertise. They are supported by highly qualified VTA specialists such as materials processing engineers and biologists. Prime markets are Germany, Austria, Switzerland, the Czech Republic, the Benelux nations, Italy, France and Portugal, as well as Poland, Romania, Greece, Turkey, Algeria, the Middle East (Arab Emirates), and South Korea.
With its “Solar Systems” division, VTA has also made a successful foray into the promising area of photovoltaics.
Cycles characterize nature. Thinking in cycles characterizes VTA’s corporate philosophy.
VTA System Products
Customized solutions for process optimization in sewage treatment plants and odor prevention in sewage systems. VTA provides highly effective, biologically acceptable products for wastewater treatment and sludge treatment (including the use of nanotechnology) as well as scientific analyses and first-rate consultation.
Innovative technologies to optimize the economics of sewage treatment plants and their energy efficiency. The patented ultrasound counterflow disintegration process (GSD=Gegenstrom-Desintegrationsverfahren) reduces sewage sludge formation and increases biogas production. The VTA MicroTurbine generates eco-friendly and climate-friendly power and heat from biogas.
VTA Solar Systems
The power of the sun for clever cost cutters. Photovoltaic modules from VTA Solar Systems convert energy from the sun into electrical power - efficiently, reliably, and with unparalleled cost efficiency.
Eurodos dosing technology
State of the art dosing and dissolving systems for polymers. Eurodos systems stand out through innovation, precision, cost efficiency and operational reliability. www.eurodos.at
An idea becomes an innovation
VTA conducts extensive research both in-house and jointly with renowned universities and technical institutions, primarily in Austria and Germany, specifically in the development of new product lines and processes and in the area of quality assurance. Ing. Dr. h. c. Ulrich Kubinger, Managing Director, is a member of the “Expert Panel on Environmental Technology and Infrastructure e.V. in Germany” / “Deutscher Expertenrat für Umwelttechnologie und Infrastruktur e. V.” (DEX), which maintains its own office for Austria at the VTA headquarters.
VTA organizes numerous special events and seminars, including the annual “Kitzbüheler Water Symposium” featuring top-class international speakers. VTA fosters the top young minds in science through its “Kitzbüheler Water Award”, with applicants throughout Europe eligible to win. The award is generously endowed.
Expertise with official recognition
VTA is an “Austrian Model Company”. Our company has been awarded this distinction ten times in a row by the Austrian Workgroup for Promoting Quality (Österreichische Arbeitsgemeinschaft zur Förderung der Qualität (OQA)). The exceptional high quality of VTA products has been recognized through the awarding of the Austria Quality Seal.
The DEX (Deutsche Expertenrat für Umwelttechnologie und Infrastruktur e. V., or German Panel of Experts on Environmental Technology and Infrastructure) maintains its branch office for Austria at VTA’s headquarters in Rottenbach. VTA Managing Director Ing. Dr. Ulrich Kubinger is a member of this prestigious committee. VTA is also a member of the Austrian Water And Waste Management Association (Österreichischer Wasser- und Abfallwirtschaftsverband (ÖWAV)), the German Association for Water Management , Waste Water and Waste (Deutsche Vereinigung für Wasserwirtschaft, Abwasser und Abfall e.V. (DWA)) and the Swiss Association of Waste Water and Water Pollution Prevention Specialists (Verband Schweizer Abwasser- und Gewässerschutzfachleute (VSA)).