Herzogenburg – the city with approximately 8,000 inhabitants is
halfway between the Westautobahn (St. Pölten exit) and the Danube west
of Vienna. It is nestled in a picturesque landscape of orchards and
Herzogenburg has a family-friendly vacation offering with numerous sites for outings like the Heiligenkreuz and Walpersdorf palaces, and several museums.
Four companies in two different locations represent GF Automotive in Austria. Three of these are based in Herzogenburg in Lower Austria; where around a quarter of all of the country’s foundries are located.
Lightmetal casting in Herzogenburg is aluminium high pressure die
casting. The company is a significant regional employer.