Advanced Measurement Technologies

Complete measurement solutions – from combustion to consumption and e-power

Measurement Technologies

Combustion measurement has become a fundamental element of development methods in the automotive industry, the continuously increasing challenges of emission legislation further dictates the use of high-performance combustion measurement equipment. 

AVL has therefore developed a complete combustion analysis platform, covering pressure and optical measurement, data acquisition and online / offline data evaluation - all crank angle based and cycle by cycle! The complete measurement chain is applicable for electrified propulsion solutions, too – with unique performance and usability, serving both main propulsion systems, FC and BEV.

Furthermore, fuel consumption is becoming increasingly important as a reference value for the development of modern, highly efficient combustion engines. AVL provides comprehensive instrumentation solutions for the consumption measurement of H2, standard and alternative fuels, intake air mass, blow by, oil and urea on the testbed as well as for in applications. 

User expectations have significantly increased regarding monitoring equipment on testbeds. The combustion measurement chain is expected for easy set-up to ensure little downtimes and to perform any type of steady-state or dynamic measurements. To accelerate test procedures, new combustion and injection technologies require instrumentation devices delivering highly precise measurements even for efficient engines with low consumption levels during cyclic tests under partial load. In order to comply with internal quality and cost-saving efforts, the equipment is also expected to monitor the health and life cycle of the sensors it reads and to offer high traceability for the data it collects.

Indicom Screen

Based on detailed knowledge and experience in the methodology of combustion and e-power analysis, AVL has developed practical tools and devices to make the complex processes of an engine visible and understandable. To support all phases of the development, we offer different solutions for different tasks in development, application and calibration.

AVL has more than 50 years of know-how in the field of consumption measurement technology, technological diversity and clever modular product concepts. This know-how combined with global presence and sophisticated service and system competence have made AVL the world market leader in the field of consumption measurement technology.


We understand our profession as passion to accelerate the transformation to cleaner, more efficient and affordable mobility. Applying decades of know-how in the area of development of propulsion systems in conventional and electrified applications is underlined by industry-leading measurement solutions.

FuelTron MOVE
AVL FuelTron M.O.V.E

Fuel consumption measuring system for the heavy-duty and non-road mobile machinery industry.

Hydrogen Pressure Sensor
Pressure Sensors for Test Systems

AVL is the premier supplier of precision sensors for any kind of test system, including sensors to measure the pressure in liquid and gaseous media 

Ripple Generator
AVL Ripple Generator

Ripple emulation for battery, fuel cell, inverter and component testing.

X-ion NVH Visual

Our solution for acquiring and processing acoustic noise and vibration signals. Combined measurement tasks can be carried out quickly and efficiently with the new NVH acquisition module inside the AVL X-ion™ "Multi Physics" measurement system.


Emission legislation for new combustion engines today and in the future is becoming more and more stringent, therefore engine testing will become even more complex. 


AVL FLOWSONIX™ Air is the innovative measurement system for the measurement of air consumption that is fast, accurate and robust. 
The measurement system uses an ultrasonic transit-time differential technique to accurately measure air mass flow in the intake. 

AVL x-meter
AVL X-meter

AVL X-meter helps you with in-vehicle energy balance measurement, range testing, precise re-charging energy measurement and pre-compliance tests.

Fuel Balance Temperature Control
AVL Fuel Balance and Fuel Temperature Control

A powerful pair of fuel consumption measurement and conditioning devices to enhance development workflow.

AVL Fuel Mass Flow Meter and Fuel Temperature Control
AVL Fuel Mass Flow Meter and Fuel Temperature Control

The AVL Fuel Mass Flow Meter and AVL Fuel Temperature Control combine high accuracy and excellent temperature stability with short measurement times.

AVL FuelExact™ Mass Flow & PLU
AVL FuelExact Mass Flow PLU

AVL FuelExactTM takes advantage of the well-established and highly precise measurement principles (PLU or Mass Flow) combined with the world’s best fuel temperature control.

AVL Fuel Reference
AVL Fuel Reference

Ensuring the efficient and professional calibration of AVL fuel consumption measurement devices according to ISO 17025.


Fuel flow meter for close-to-engine applications and the testing of components, engine, and vehicles.


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