Awards and recognitions of Atlas Copco

Atlas Copco is honored to be the recipient of several distinguished external awards and recognitions for its technical innovations, product design and sustainable approach to business.

Sustainability awards

Global 100

global 100

The Global 100 is an annual index of the 100 most sustainable corporations in the world, a prestigious list where Atlas Copco has qualified for 9 consecutive years running. In the 2016 ranking Atlas Copco is ranked 34th overall, and is the only company in the machinery industry included.

Newsweek Green Rankings

The Newsweek Green Rankings are one of the world’s most recognized assessments of corporate environmental performance. In the 2015 ranking, Atlas Copco was ranked as the world’s 7th most sustainable corporation overall, as well as the most sustainable in the industry sector.

Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes

S&P Dow Jones Indices and RobecoSAM compile an investment portfolio of best-in-class companies based on sustainability, where Atlas Copco have been included for several years running.

FTSE4Good

The FTSE4Good is an investment portfolio of best-in-class companies by the Financial Times. Atlas Copco has been included for 5+ consecutive years.

Product awards

Grand Award of Design

The Atlas Copco LT 6005 Rammers series won the 2015 Grand Award of Design in the Public’s Favorite category, awarded by the Association of Swedish Engineering Industries. The Grand Award of Design honors successful design strategies, level of innovation, usability, ergonomics and environmental friendliness.

iF Product Design Award

In 2015, the Atlas Copco LT 6005 Rammers series won the internationally renowned iF Product Design Award. For over 60 years, the iF Design Award has been recognized all over the world as a label of design excellence, identifying outstanding achievements in design.

Industriepreis 2016

Industriepreis 2016 in Germany awarded Atlas Copco for its R TEX handheld pneumatic breaker in the category “Industrial and mechanical engineering.” The award recognizes outstanding achievements in economical, technological or ecological fields of development. The R TEX has 50% lower compressed air demand and is 25% lighter than comparable models – a real milestone in pneumatic breaker technology.

Plant engineering’s product of the year
for compressed air

Atlas Copco products have on several occasions received the Plant Engineering’s Product of the Year award in the category of Compressed Air, most recently a silver award in 2014 for our Neos inverter drive. The award is a celebration of all that is new and innovative in product development.

Red Dot Award

The prestigious Red Dot Award has been given to Atlas Copco on multiple occasions, most recently for our new MicroTorque screwdrivers and the MT Focus 6000 controller in 2015. The Red Dot Award annually appraises the best products of the year, and the winners are chosen based on their truly excellent design features.

Company awards

AmCham 2014 CSR Award

The AmCham Shanghai CSR Awards is one of the longest running and most respected awards programs in China’s CSR community. The award recognized corporate and individual contributions to improving social, environmental, health and economic conditions in China. Atlas Copco Wuxi Compressor has received the 2014 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Award announced by the American Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai on March 26th 2014.

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