Awards and Prizes

  • Awards which bring a great deal of pleasure

    And the winner is…

    We're happy to show you the prizes that we've received up to now: for products, for services and much more. We're working to ensure that many more follow.

Anke Karsch and Bettina Stengl are pleased with the award.

New points: Outstanding employer once again in 2014

SEW-EURODRIVE has been awarded the certification of "Outstanding Employer for Engineers" for the second time.

Hans Sondermann and Johann Soder received the award.

Sustainable products are leading the way

Our new inverter MOVI4R-U®, won the "Sustainable Production Award 2014" in the category drive and fluid technology.

Award Germany's "Customer Champion 2012"

Successfully nominated by our customers

We are delighted to have achieved 3rd place in the competition for "Germany's Customer Champions 2012." Meanwhile, we were also winners of the special prizes for "Best industrial company" and "Best B2B company."

Environmental technology prize: silver and bronze awards

Awarded with the environmental technology prize for the state of Baden-Württemberg

Our company was awarded prizes in two categories at the same time: Silver in the "energy efficiency" category and bronze in the category for process measuring and control technology.

Innovation Prize for the Karlsruhe TechnologyRegion

Successful in innovation: Awarded the NEO innovation prize

Our innovative system for contactless charging of electric vehicles won the "NEO" innovation prize of the Karlsruhe TechnologyRegion for outstanding performance in the area of mobility.

German National competition for "Vision – The Electromobile City of the Future"

Victory in the competition "Vision – The Electromobile City of the Future"

SEW‑EURODRIVE wins Gold at German competition: “Vision – The Electromobile City of the Future” The Secretary of State of the Federal Ministry of Transport presented SEW‑EURODRIVE with this award in the "Charging Technology" category for our contactless charging system for electric vehicles.


SEW‑EURODRIVE is named an “outstanding employer for engineers”

On April 5, 2011 we obtained the certification "outstanding employer for engineers" from TÜV Rheinland and VDI Nachrichten, a news service provided by VDI, the Association of German Engineers.

eCarTec Award

Electric mobility: eCarTec Award 2010 presented to SEW-EURODRIVE

Electric mobility is the topic on everyone's lips, and SEW-EURODRIVE receives the Bavarian state prize "eCarTec Award 2010" for electric mobility in the category of energy, infrastructure and connection technology for our inductive battery charging system.

Award "Supplier of the Year 2010"

Supplier of the Year

Pump manufacturer Watson-Marlow MasoSine honors SEW‑EURODRIVE as supplier of the year.

Award Germany's "Customer Champion 2009"

Germany's "Customer Champion 2009"

SEW-EURODRIVE is pleased to receive silver in the competition "Germany's Customer Champion 2009." And equally as exciting: SEW‑EURODRIVE also receives special awards for best B2B company, best company with more than 500 employees and best producing company.

GWA Profi 2008

Our product excellence also extends to excellence in communication

The "GWA Profi" is the B2B brand award for communication for professional decision makers. SEW‑EURODRIVE’s professional brand and communication strategy was honored in the category “Companies with sales of more than EUR 1 billion”.

Award Germany's "Customer Champion 2008"

Germany's "Customer Champion 2008"

At SEW‑EURODRIVE, the customer always comes first. This attitude is confirmed in this year's renowned competition for "Germany's Customer Champion 2008," where SEW-EURODRIVE was voted as one of the 50 most customer-oriented companies in Germany.

Award "Product innovation of the year"

MOVIGEAR® receives the Frost and Sullivan Award

We were presented with the Frost and Sullivan Award 2008 at the Hannover Messe trade fair. This award honors our innovative MOVIGEAR® mechatronic drive solution as the product innovation of the year on the European market for electric drives.

Award as TOP employer 2007

TOP employer 2007

SEW-EURODRIVE is very proud to receive the award of "TOP employer," presented by the business magazine "Wirtschaftswoche" and trendence institute.

Award as "Preferred Supplier"

Preferred Supplier of KUKA Systems GmbH

At KUKA Systems GmbH’s first-ever Supplier Day on November 19, 2007, SEW‑EURODRIVE was named a “Preferred Supplier”.

Award for the Lyman production plant

International success: Top Plant Award

Our production plant in Lyman was awarded the "Top Plant Award" by the US trade journal "Plant Engineering."

The SEW‑EURODRIVE CDS® modular service concept is recognized with an award

Prizewinner: CDS® modular service concept

SEW-EURODRIVE receives the Service Management Prize from the Kundendienstverband e.V. (KVD), Europe's largest and most significant professional association for management in customer care and service.

MOVIFIT® wins "Best Product Award"

Best Product Award for MOVIFIT®

The professional journal "P&A" for the process technology and automation industry presents SEW‑EURODRIVE with the "Best Product Award" twice in the same year. First place went to MOVIFIT®, and fifth place to the product "Hygienic design of MOVIFIT®."

1st place in the "Best Product Guide" for servomotor series

Servomotors on course for success: Best Product Guide

Readers of the trade journal "A&D" award SEW‑EURODRIVE 1st place in the "Best Product Award" for the CMD servomotor series.

The parliamentary secretary presents the "TOP Ehrenpreis" award for 2004

SEW-EURODRIVE wins the "TOP" award

At the "TOP Annual meeting 2004," Rezzo Schlauch, the parliamentary secretary for the German Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment awarded the "TOP Award 2004" (TOP: technology oriented visit and information program) to SEW‑EURODRIVE.

Awarded the "R.TV Regio-Award 2004"

SEW‑EURODRIVE wins the "R.TV Regio award 2004" in the area of industry

The first "R.TV Regio Awards" for economy, marketing and innovation have been awarded during the second R.TV Going Live party. Around 400 guests were invited to this event and watched SEW‑EURODRIVE receive the prize for the industry category.

SEW‑EURODRIVE gear units and gearmotors receive the "Service Leadership Award"

Service Leadership Award

The consulting company Frost & Sullivan awarded SEW‑EURODRIVE the "Service Leadership Award" for the gear unit and gearmotor market.