We have been on the market at work in consulting since 1994 with the following service products:

  •   Management consultation for quality  management ISO 9001, TS 16949

  •   Environmental Management ISO 14001

  •   Health and Safety Management OSHAS 18001 and ISO 45001

We have been able to apply our consulting expertise in Central Europe and in the new member countries of the EU as well as in the Asian and Russian areas. 




Our firm approaches work based on a direct dialogue with you, the management and responsible people. from the very beginning. That is the only way to generate confidence. We are here a reliable partner for innovative ideas based on methodologically well-founded recommendations and thus improve the results for your firm for the long term. Based on appropriate analyses of needs, we deliver hand-tailored solutions that will generate noticeable improvements in your firm.

Our actions demonstrate reliability, immediacy and a high degree of professionalism. Our status as an independent and autonomous consulting firm obligates us to provide objective advice. And the practical support in the achievement of goals set jointly with the client is our central focus.


The Firm

Ing.Consulting Dr.Painsi & Partner has assisted firms since 1994 in the introduction and implementation of management systems and in the optimization of business processes.

Our customers are innovative firms from industry, engineering firms, as well as public agencies and service providers. We cooperate with strategic partners, thus increasing our range of coverage of various industries, and apply the resulting insights for our customers.

Our goals are to establish workable management systems, on the one hand, and solutions that produce results, on the other hand -- solutions that make the entire process flow faster, simpler and more economical -- for processes designed to generate products of highest quality in production and in services.

Dr.techn. Walter Painsi

After working for several years in mechanical engineering in Germany and later in Austria in an international group (Salzburger Aluminium AG -Alusuisse Lonza AG) as the leader of development of input materials and vehicle components, activities as independent consultant started in 1994 in the following areas:

  •   Quality and Environmental management (ISO 9001, TS 16 949, ISO 14001,) 

  •   Safety and health management (ASchG, SCC, OHSAS 18001, ISO 45001) 

  •   Consultation and issuance of CE conformity declarations



Education Dr.techn. Walter Painsi

1986: graduated engineer with a major in mechanical engineering, TU Graz
1993: Quality management QM / Auditor after ÖVQ training
1994: Engineering office for mechanical engineering and quality management
1995: Environmental management UM / expert after BWK training
1996: chartered engineer / engineering consultant in mechanical engineering
1997: Training for generally certified court expert witness
1997: Training as safety specialist SFK in accordance with ASchG
1998: Project controlling - "Projekt Management Austria"
2004: Upgrade to quality auditor in accordance with ISO/TS 16949:2002
2009: Lead Zertification Auditor for Quality Management Systems ISO 9001

2018: Professional Expert of the Engineering Certification in Austria

2020: Doctoral Studies Mechanical Engineering and Business Economics


  •   Member of the industry association of engineering firms in Austria 

  •   President /Vice president of the Austrian Consulting Association ACA 

  •   Member in the European association EFCA, European Federation of Engineering Consultancy Associations,  task force  European External Aid Committee

  •  Chair of Quality Management in the international consulting engineers association FIDIC, Fédération Internationale des Ingénieurs-Conseils 

  •  Member of the international taskforce ISO TC 176/ SC 2  Future concepts of ISO 9001