International awards and recognitions

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.

Red Dot Award

Red Dot Award
Atlas Copco has been given two prestigious Red Dot Design Awards for 2017 for portable compressors and a LED light tower. The Red Dot Award annually appraises the best products of the year, and the winners are chosen based on their truly excellent design features.

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FTSE4Good award logo
The FTSE4Good Index Series is designed to measure the performance of companies demonstrating strong Environmental, Social and Governance practices worldwide. Atlas Copco has been a FTSE4Good constituent for 5+ consecutive years.


Ethibel sustainability index, excellence in europe
Atlas Copco has been reconfirmed as a constituent of the Ethibel Sustainability Index (ESI) Excellence Europe and the Ethibel Sustainability Index (ESI) Excellence Global since March, 2017.

Industriepreis 2016

Atlas Copco RTEX pneumatic handheld breaker
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.

Grand Award of Design

From left to right: Jan Fourie, General Manager Atlas Copco Construction Technique Customer Center Scandinavia, Alex Liebert, Project Manager Industrial Design at Corporate Communications, Martin Larsson, Manager Product Design Group at Industrial Design Competence Center
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

Atlas Copco LT6005 rammer
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.