A centre of excellence for ground-based gardening tools
STIHL Tirol was founded as VIKING GmbH in 1981 in the Austrian town of Kufstein and the company has been a wholly owned subsidiary of the STIHL Group since 1992. As of 2019, all of the formerly green VIKING products are being sold under the STIHL brand. The Langkampfen site produces and co-develops not only battery-powered and electric products, but also lawn mowers, robotic mowers, ride-on mowers, garden shredders, tillers and scarifiers. In 2018, the company had 558 employees and a turnover of € 385.7 million.