December 11, 2012, Dubai, UAE – During an annual gala event organized by the Austrian Trade Commission for the GCC, Doka, the formwork technology leader in the construction industry, was named winner of the “Best Austrian Company in the GCC 2013”.
The esteemed award, which receives applications from numerous companies, aims to highlight a corporate leader in contributing “Operational Excellence” and hence expanding growth of the bilateral relations between Austria and the GCC. Scrutiny and selection of the recipient is managed by the Austrian Trade Commissioner for the GCC and an independent advisory board from the Austrian Business Council.
Mr. Peter Vogel, Director Doka Group Middle East was present to receive the award, as well as senior Doka management from the region. Expressing his appreciation, he said, “Doka Middle East region is a robust operation whose growth has increased ten-fold over the past decade. Our ME roots date back to the 1970's, with today thousands of completed projects in the highrise, commercial, residential building and civil engineering sectors. Our secret to success was sharpening our competitive edge [as we served the region], ensuring the best formwork technology and engineering are provided to the construction market. With our specialized expertise we will continue to be a leader in the construction sector.”
Closing the presentation, Doka thanked the Austrian Trade Commission for its proactive support throughout, and Peter Vogel reiterated the companies commitment as a corporate member of the Austrian Business Council to propagate Austrian commercial interests in the region.