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On July 30, 2020, AVL and China Construction Bank (CCB) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) via video conference to acknowledge and further strengthen the existing successful relations between AVL and China.

Due to the current situation, the signing ceremony was held via video conference and attended by Helmut List, CEO AVL, and Liu Guiping, President of China Construction Bank. The...
On behalf of the engineering partner Bertrandt, AVL as a general contractor is currently building a Powertrain Solution Center at two locations, one in Freising near Munich and another in Tappenbeck near Wolfsburg. The completion of the two test centers – each as large as two football pitches –is proceeding according to plan despite the Corona pandemic. The investment volume amounts to roughly...
Climate-neutral electric mobility has a key role in shaping tomorrow’s public transport. With support from the City of Graz, AVL carried out a fleet monitoring and fleet analysis on Graz bus lines as part of a project carried out in cooperation with Holding Graz. The object was to define the requirements for the transition to ultra-low and zero-emission vehicles. 
Mainz-Kastel, May 12, 2020 - AVL supports the independent test institute ISP in setting up a new test field for battery modules and packs at the company's headquarters in Salzbergen with 12 pack and 20 module testbeds as well as 78 battery simulators.
AVL List GmbH and NorCom Information Technology GmbH & Co. KGaA are the first companies to offer a portfolio that supports the Big Data feature introduced in the new ASAM ODS 6.1.0 standard, providing the automotive industry with an open and seamless data intelligence solution. Its major advantage is the combined strengths of all involved products, coupled with AVL’s expertise in powertrain...
Charging is a key challenge for new mobility solutions that needs interconnected and seamlessly integrated technolgies. As a new core member of CharIN e.V., AVL offers industry-leading technologies and services based on the highest quality and innovation standards. Matthias Brendel, Vice President Electrification at AVL: ”We are proud to join CharIN and contribute to the solutions of tomorrow...
During these challenging times regarding the coronavirus, an increasing number of different fake news are circulating in social media. Even the high-tech company AVL is repeatedly confronted with manipulative, fake news. This is why we would like to ask you as a responsible media representative: If you receive any suspect information, please contact the AVL press office (contacts below). We...
The global high-tech company AVL List GmbH has acquired shares in FIFTY2 Technology GmbH, located in Freiburg, Germany. Originating from the University of Freiburg, the start-up FIFTY2 developed the innovative software tool PreonLab, which enables the simulation of previously impossible fluid dynamics applications. Helmut List, CEO of AVL: "This important step will strengthen and expand AVL's...
As part of the Keytech4EV project, a consortium headed by AVL has developed a hybrid fuel cell/battery drive system for a demonstration vehicle. Particular attention was given to energy efficiency and cost reduction. Supported by the Austrian Climate and Energy Fund, the flagship project has now been successfully concluded after three years of intensive research activities.

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GNSS signals (for example GPS signals) are of major importance for positioning and tracking, orientation and safety-related information, such as congestion, in road traffic. A collaboration between AVL and Rohde & Schwarz, two of the world’s leading providers of measuring and automotive testing systems, now permits the reproduction of realistic GNSS reception conditions for testbed vehicle...
AVL is now offering its comprehensive know-how and decades of expertise in new technologies to the maritime business. For that reason, high-tech company AVL recently dropped anchor in Hamburg and opened its very first AVL maritime office in the north German port city of Hamburg. AVL Marine specializes in the optimization of vessel operation, new technology integration, digitalization,...
AVL CEO Prof. Helmut List and his wife Kathryn List were awarded the jury prize “Maecenatentum” by the independent economic committee “Initiativen Wirtschaft für Kunst” at a festive gala in Vienna, which was attended by numerous guests from the worlds of business, culture, politics and media. This prize honors personalities from Austria who have rendered outstanding services to art and culture...
Ford Trucks’ new F-MAX tractors with Ford Otosan and AVL “platooning” technology have successfully completed initial test drives. Ford Otosan and AVL also broke new ground in Turkey following the joint project’s platooning tests.

As the first phase of the joint R&D cooperation project is completed, the progress on heavy commercial vehicles will form a basis to making autonomous...
The exterior and interior of the Helmut List Halle in Graz were modernized on a large scale: about 16 years after its opening, the hall was equipped with the most innovative photovoltaic façade system in Austria. Its northwestern side was given a new façade, and the stage technology was brought up to date with a modern chain hoist system. The modernization drive was completed on time a few days...
‘Konnichiwa’ is probably one of the first words you will learn when you start studying Japanese. Lessons held at the Japanese school, which recently opened in Graz and is supported by AVL, go far beyond a friendly 'hello'. “Maintaining your native language and culture fosters cultural understanding between cultures”, said AVL CEO Prof. Helmut List, who personally initiated the program. Lessons...
As part of a strategic collaboration, the two leading industrial experts – AVL List and NorCom Information Technology – teamed up to share their expertise and develop Big Data solutions specifically tailored to the automotive industry. By combining their respective strengths the ADAS/AD Data & Analytics Platform was established, which is now being used for the very first time at the...
Starting with the beginning of 2019, a consortium of leading European automotive manufacturers, technology providers, universities and research institutions has launched the collaborative research and innovation project VISION-xEV. Funded by the European Commission under the HORIZON 2020 program, 14 partners from all over Europe closely work together in order to establish advanced simulation...
In future, it will be increasingly important in powertrain engineering to take into account all aspects of energy production and energy supply. This will spark an interesting competition among the energy sources themselves as well as among the related drive systems. The international trend conference "Engine & Environment," organized by AVL for the 31st time in Graz, focuses on “Competition...
Triangraphics and AVL List GmbH announced today a partnership regarding the generation of digital 3D road environments for a more effective virtual verification and validation of Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) systems and Autonomous Vehicles (AVs).

Testing of complex automated driving functions to ensure safety under all possible driving conditions is a challenge. Physical testing...
With its minimalistic slim design, AVL’s latest product AVL SlimLine™ Dilution Systems allow for the most flexible testbed setups in very crowded test environments. Energy efficient and easy to service, they enhance test performances and maximize frontloading capabilities, even in already existing powertrain and engine test cells. AVL SlimLine™ Dilution Systems will be simultaneously launched...
68 European partners from 16 countries and six domains spent three years working on the research project ENABLE-S3 in the field of automated systems. Coordinated by AVL, a hightech company based in Graz, ENABLE-S3 set itself the objective of establishing an overarching platform for the cost-efficient validation and verification of autonomous and highlyautomated vehicles, trains, tractors,...
The University of Bath, Great Britain, has appointed AVL to supply its new research facility, the Institute for Advanced Automotive Propulsion Systems (IAAPS). IAAPS will be a global center of excellence to help the automotive industry meet future air quality standards. Located in Bristol and Bath Science Park in the southwest of England, it is scheduled to open at the end of 2020.

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The tenth AVL International Commercial Powertrain Conference (ICPC) is dedicated to powertrain diversification. From May 21 to 23, 2019, experts from OEMs and suppliers for trucks and buses, agricultural engineering and construction machinery will be addressing the latest challenges faced by the global commercial vehicle industry. The anniversary conference, held at Graz Stadthalle, will...
The new AVL software solution for the management of measurement data in the vehicle, AVL PEMS Data Management Solution™, ensures that the planning and evaluation of RDE testing can be carried out as automated as possible. The software is tamper-proof, reliable and supports the complete RDE certification process with transparent transport, storage and life-cycle management of data.
MSC Software, a Hexagon company, and AVL List GmbH in Austria announced today a collaborative partnership for research, development and customer projects in the field of simulation and testing of Autonomous Driving (AD) and Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) systems. This is a consequence of a common agreement across the automotive industry that validation of SAE Level 4 and 5 (highly...
AVL has been awarded the contract to provide nearly all the software and hardware for light and heavy duty vehicle, engine, and powertrain testing at the new California Air Resources Board’s (CARB) lab in Riverside, California. CARB has already broken ground on its new Southern California vehicle emissions testing and research facilities, set to open in Spring 2021, which will house one of the...
AVL List GmbH recently entered into a cooperation agreement with NorCom Information Technology GmbH & Co. KGaA: goals of the strategic cooperation between the two companies are to further develop the DaSense platform, integrate it into the AVL solution portfolio with focus on Big Data technologies and carry out extensive projects around the globe.
One of the biggest hurdles for the launch of self-driving vehicles (and advanced driver assist systems) is validation to ensure that the system does not cause any failures or undesired side effects. Traditional testing approaches require an exponential increase in efforts, therefore new innovative methods and tools are needed. AVL CEO Helmut List: “The recent collaboration between AVL and TNO...
The two companies will cooperate to develop simulation, design, assembly and testing of powertrain systems and components
AVL and the University of Technology in Graz are closely connected in research, development and innovation. Now the two partners are also strengthening joint talent development.
On the occasion of the 13th European Cultural Brand Awards, the AVL Cultural Foundation was honored as "European Culture Investor of the Year 2018" in the presence of 500 guests from business, culture, politics and the media. Michael Ksela, Managing Director of the AVL Cultural Foundation, was presented with the prize on the Night of Cultural Brands. “The AVL Cultural Foundation embraces...
For autonomous driving to be developed further, validation must cover a huge amount of test scenarios, in other words several hundreds of millions of test kilometers. Accomplishing this with conventional tests on testbeds and the road would take many decades and is therefore not feasible. ADAS Competence Center in Graz, Austria, founded last year by AVL, offers a trend-setting solution: It...
The true automotive revolution is taking place in connecting the vehicle with its environment. What does networking make possible? What is meaningful? How do we control the corresponding risks? The international trend conference "Engine & Environment", organized by AVL for the 30th time in Graz, focused on "Connectivity – Key to Future Emission and Consumption Reductions? In Vehicle and...
AVL CONCERTO 5™ is the extendable platform to master the needs in data processing for the development of new and innovative vehicle concepts. Its powerful features for visualizing, analyzing and reporting combined with its smart extension options enable you to turn data, collected throughout the vehicle development process, easily into decision-relevant information. The development of better...
The future of large engines will take center stage at the AVL Large Engines TechDays conference on April 11 and 12 at the Helmut-List-Halle in Graz. The conference language is English. The theme of this year's conference, which AVL is organizing for the eighth time, is 'Electrification, New Fuels and Power Sources: Boom or Doom for Large Engines.' Top-level representatives from business and...
Distinct honor for AVL Executive Vice President Robert Fischer: The Technical University Graz has bestowed the title of honorary professor upon the 57-year-old engineer from Graz. “Ever since my studies at the Technical University of Graz, I feel deeply connected to the university. My lecture gives me the opportunity to share my experience with young students and to get a glimpse into the mind...
On the initiative of the Employee Engagement department and in cooperation with the AVL Crèche and AVL Kindergarten, a joint social project was launched for the first time this year: The motto was: "With and for one another, helping wholeheartedly, what a wonderful world." With this fundraising activity, AVL shows that it takes social responsibility very seriously, because, as Markus...
Covering an area of 400 sq. m, four new battery testing facilities, which will rank among the most advanced in Europe, are being erected by AVL List GmbH. By expanding its electric mobility testing center, AVL has become a driving force behind large-scale battery development, aiming at improved fulfilment of current and future customer requirements. The automotive development process – from...
AVL List GmbH, the world’s largest independent company for the development, simulation and test engineering of drive systems for international OEMs, and the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) intend to form a strategic alliance. The aim of the initiative is to pool existing activities and carry out joint research in the area of drive and mobility technologies, as well as related...
What would be the best technology mix in my portfolio of global and local products? What does my optimal electrification roadmap look like? How are the different technologies going to be received by consumers? AVL’s "xEV Portfolio & Technology Consulting” solution helps automotive manufacturers around the globe make the right technology decisions for the future. As a result of the...
AVL delivered its 1,000th chassis dynamometer to ŠKODA. The jubilee edition is the main component of a new chassis dyno laboratory located in the parent plant of the Czech car manufacturer. Urs Gerspach, Executive Vice President AVL Test Systems and Global Operations: “We offer our customers complete and future-oriented solutions for emission testing – as such, the modern laboratory is...
The growing number of access restrictions in urban regions poses challenges to vehicle manufacturers and operators of commercial vehicles in urban freight and passenger transportation. As a reliable partner with decades of experience, AVL offers integrated and cost-efficient electrification solutions that empower OEMs and end-customers to deliver continued high productivity in the years ahead....
AVL List GmbH, global leader of engineering services, simulation and testing technology for powertrain systems, and PDTec AG, a leading supplier of software and services for engineering data management as well as simulation data management, have agreed to partner up. Within the scope of the partnership AVL selected the data management platform ice. NET by PDTec to develop a model data...
With „CREATORS EXPEDITION“ AVL List GmbH is starting a startup program in order to work together and co-create new products and services with young, innovative companies in areas such as electrification and autonomous driving. An independently operating, strategic unit brings together the two worlds of startup and corporate. It has always been that the automotive industry is shaped by constant...
AVL List GmbH will establish a new test and engineering centre in Coventry, UK, with full operation commenceing in spring 2018. The new test centre – covering an area of 16,000 sq. m – will be available to the UK automotive industry and set new standards for innovative technologies. CEO Helmut List: "With the AVL Tech Centre in Coventry, we establish an advanced centre for engineering and...
Safety and customer acceptance are major aspects of advanced driver systems (in short ADAS). Factors such as testing and validation requirements, as well as system safety will be of paramount importance for the next generations of autonomous driving. As a well-established partner to the international passenger car and commercial vehicle industry, high-tech company AVL provides services, tools...
The brand-new AVL AMA SL™ completely redefines the status quo of exhaust emission testing: The latest member of the AVL AMA product line excels with its minimalistic system design. Requiring only minimal flow rates to achieve high-precision measuring results, it is significantly more energy-efficient and maintenance-friendly than conventional systems. Featuring a large and dynamic measuring...
AVL continues its efforts for digital continuity in product development. With its new platform Testbed.CONNECT™ the company connects physical testbed testing with simulation. This enables engineers to make well informed decisions on full vehicle level at every development stage. Testbed.CONNECT™ is an open and robust platform that easily brings vehicle and component models to the testbed. Units...
The Croatian sportscar manufacturer Rimac Automobili uses the battery test and emulation system AVL E-STORAGE BTE™ for the development of its electric high-performance vehicles. This way, the OEM meets its own high standards of quality. AVL, with its most modern technologies and tailor-made service, plays a significant role in contributing to a world of clean mobility. Batteries, e-motors and...
A steadily increasing number of vehicle features – such as remote diagnostics, telematics and infotainment – are using communication channels between vehicles and the cloud or other infrastructure. While the data exchange from, and to the car, provides a lot of new technological opportunities, these channels are also increasingly turning into cyberattack targets. The growing risk of a vehicle...
High-tech company AVL hosted the 29th edition of its trend conference “Engine & Environment” in Graz. As powertrain development is experiencing a phase of phenomenal dynamic change. The theme of this year’s conference was „Competition of Powertrain Systems to Minimize CO2 and Emissions 2020/2025“. Speeches on the subject were held by top-ranking representatives of vehicle manufacturers...
The safety of advanced driver assistance systems depends heavily on their ability to perceive the environment and draw the right conclusions. Objects like streets, buildings, trees, vehicles, pedestrians or animals have to be detected quickly in order to properly assess their future behavior and respond accordingly, e.g. brake in time. In the context of the "Dynamic Ground Truth" (DGT) research...
To satisfy the need for electric sedans, AVL provides innovative battery development solutions from concept to SOP. Customers benefit from a global development team with a broad network of suppliers, reliable simulation tools, validation processes implementable on AVL's in-house test systems and an extensive range of component and system knowledge. Batteries are fundamental to the future of...
AVL (hall 27, booth D62) and Greenlight Innovation Corp. (hall 27, booth D64) will show their combined expertise in fuel cell development at the Hannover Messe from April 24–28, 2017. In a presentation entitled “A Deep Look into the State-of the-Art HyCentA System Testbed”, insights into Europe’s most modern test infrastructure for fuel cell systems will be given. The lecture will be held at...
The 9th AVL International Commercial Powertrain Conference will be held on May 10 and 11, 2017 at Messe Congress Graz. This year’s focus is on “CO2 reduction and sustainable means of transportation” in the truck & bus, agricultural and construction equipment industries. Experts from all around the world will discuss what lies ahead in powertrain development and what can still be achieved...
Technical innovation requires international teams with a broad range of abilities and approaches, and the acceptance that every single person can make a change. Seeking to include all members of our society, and working to spread a great radiance around the globe, the Special Olympics organization sends a strong signal in this direction. That was the reason why the high-tech company AVL decided...
AVL was awarded a contract by the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for equipping another chassis dynamometer test cell at the National Vehicle and Fuel Laboratory (NVFEL) in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The new test cell, which is particularly designed to measure the smallest concentrations of vehicle emissions in accordance with EPA 40 CFR Part 1066 testing procedures, is a duplicate of one...
AVL sets new standards for managing and processing large data volumes. The latest software tool generations of the AVL Team SUITE™ - AVL SANTORIN MX 2™ and AVL CONCERTO 5™ – interlock perfectly, allowing development organizations to integrate test data across department boundaries, taking their knowledge to the next level. In view of the growing level of vehicle connectivity, systems thinking,...
For the first time, AVL List GmbH, a global technology company, completed a test drive with an autonomous vehicle on the Pyhrnautobahn highway in Styria, Austria during a well-attended press conference at the AVL test track in Gratkorn. The test drive was authorized by the Federal Ministry for Transport, Innovation and Technology. Helmut List, CEO of AVL: “The decree to conduct test drives with...
The intelligent test automation AVL CAMEO 3™ allows the standardization of test runs for powertrain calibration throughout the company. The solution enables OEMs to significantly increase efficiency in their test fields. In addition, all calibration engineers, not only experts, can profit from the latest calibration approaches supported by AVL CAMEO 3™.
With the opening of the new AVL Technical Center in Kawasaki, Japan, on November 17, 2016, a center has been put into operation that will serve as a major technology hub for the Japanese automotive industry. AVL CEO Helmut List: "With the new tech center for modern powertrain technology AVL is even closer to our Japanese customers. The center will contribute essentially toward the success in...
A building block in the energy revolution mosaic. The research centre HyCentA along with AVL List GmbH opened Europe’s most modern test infrastructure for fuel-cell systems on 21 October. The direction is uncontroversial. If the EU wants to emit around 80 per cent less CO2 by 2050, there is no way of avoiding an energy revolution using green electricity from water, wind and sun and green...
AVL wurde im Rahmen des Fachkongresses HR Inside Summit in Wien der HR-Award in Gold in der Kategorie „Unternehmenskultur“ verliehen. Prämiert wurde „Passion verbindet“, ein innovatives, gemeinsames Kunst-projekt von AVL Human Resources und der AVL Cultural Foundation mit und für AVL MitarbeiterInnen. Mit dem HR-Award, der als Höhepunkt des Fachkongresses bei einer Gala in der Wiener Hofburg...
With the new AVL M.O.V.E iS portfolio, AVL introduces a complete and tailored solution for Real Driving Emissions. AVL as market leader offers the best-in-class performance, by generating maximum valid test results under all different test conditions.
iwis motorsysteme GmbH & Co KG, a leading global supplier of chain drive systems for the automotive industry, and AVL List GmbH, the world's largest independent company for the development, simulation and testing of drive systems, announce the conclusion of a cooperation agreement. The aim of the cooperation is the series production of a two-stage hydraulic VCR system, developed by AVL, in...
Graz-based AVL List GmbH, a high-tech company with operations around the world, has acquired innovative software specialist Dacolt, based in Maastricht, Netherlands. Within the scope of AVL’s Advanced Simulation Technologies, Dacolt will help to create new simulation applications in the field of industrial combustion. AVL CEO Helmut List: “This is a major move toward expanding and strengthening...
With AVL’s Series Battery Benchmarking package OEMs can now get quick and easy access to globally relevant battery trends. In collecting more than 240 benchmark criteria, development targets can be pointed out quickly, and future projects are supported. In AVL’s benchmark package, battery attribute ratings are defined and derived transparently. In doing so, a comprehensive overview of a...
With its AVL Future Hybrid 8 Mode Transmission, AVL continues the dedicated hybrid transmission's story of success. With enhanced functionality, the compact and versatile 8 mode hybrid transmission is a cost-efficient solution for the growing number of hybrid vehicles – also for more powerful vehicles. Following the introduction of the AVL Future Hybrid 7 Mode, AVL has now come up with the...
The 28th International AVL Conference “Engine & Environment” took place from 9th to 10th June 2016 at the Helmut List Halle in Graz, Austria. Since China has emerged to become the world’s leading vehicle market, the topic of this year’s AVL conference was “Powertrains for the Chinese Market: A Challenge for the Global Automotive Industry”. Presentations held by high-ranking indus-try...
AVL is heralding in a new era of fuel consumption measurement for applications on the test bed and in the vehicle with the introduction of AVL PLUtron™: The simple- to-operate devices in the AVL PLUtron™ series offer unique transient response together with higher resolution and greater measurement accuracy than conventional measurement devices. AVL PLUtron™ also boasts a high level of...
AVL X-ion™ is a unique high-speed data acquisition system that brings data quality and test field efficiency to the next level. Designed for engineers who want to master future challenges in powertrain development, the innovative platform can be employed in areas such as indicating, optical investigations, rotational analysis, and e-Power measurement – to name but a few. Facing ever more...
The Canadian company Greenlight Innovation Corp., global leader in the supply of testing and manufacturing equipment for hydrogen fuel cells, electrolysers, batteries and energy storage systems, and AVL List GmbH, the world’s largest independent company for development, simulation and testing technology of powertrains for global original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), announce they are...
With its new AVL HyPer 200 concept engine, AVL has once again demonstrated that the specific output limit for series production boundary conditions is still far from being reached. Fitted with two exhaust turbochargers and one electrically driven compressor, the innovative gasoline concept engine obtains a peak output of 474 hp from a 1.75-liter engine at a speed of 8000 rpm, equating to a...
The Large Engine Tech Days, specifically organized for the seventh time for large engine manufacturers and suppliers, will take place on April 19 and 20, 2016, in the Helmut-List-Halle in Graz. The topic of this year’s conference is “System Integration – Way to CO2 Reduction and Performance”. About 300 experts from all around the world, who will discuss CO2 reduction, the enhancement of cost...
The tools bring new NVH, CFD and multiphysics capabilities to the HyperWorks offering
Rescale is excited to announce the availability of AVL EXCITE™ on Rescale’s simulation platform through a collaboration with AVL, the world’s largest independent company for the development of powertrain systems with internal combustion engines as well as instrumentation and test systems. This addition to the Rescale platform further strengthens the AVL and Rescale collaboration, with AVL...
With AVL PUMA Open 2™, AVL presents its latest generation of a modern automation system. The platform features a consistent, simple and intuitive user interface using efficient parameter configuration and immediate validation, which enables the preparation of testbed tasks upfront in the office. This results in a significant increase of productive testbed time. Therefore, the next-generation...
The new AVL E-STORAGE BTE™ is a combined system that can be used as a battery tester and battery emulator (simulator) to validate and test batteries as well as e-motors and inverters in an early development phase. The system offers a combination of outstanding dynamic performance with highest measurement and control accuracy. The AVL E-STORAGE BTE™ not only reduces the lifecycle testing time of...
AVL’s simulation platform AVL FIRE™ M adds new dimensions to computational flow simulation. It opens up an entirely new range of possibilities in pre-processing, main-program and post-processing and features the AVL simulation desktop as a user environment. As a result, simulation feedback is now delivered to users more efficiently than ever before, leading to significantly shortened product...
Westport Innovations Inc. (TSX:WPT / Nasdaq:WPRT), engineering the world’s most advanced natural gas engines and vehicles and AVL List GmbH., the world’s leading independent company for development, simulation and testing technology of powertrains for global original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), announced that they have entered into an agreement to deliver next-generation High Pressure...
After a construction period of just under 15 months, AVL's currently most state-of-the-art technology center, erected near Stuttgart, officially began operations on January 26, 2016. Featuring nine test beds for the development and testing of engines, powertrains and vehicles, its modular design allows the addition of another 16 test beds. AVL CEO Helmut List: "The testing and engineering...
With its AVL Team SUITE™, AVL presents a flexibly upgradeable, mutually compatible and consistent set of complementary measuring and test system software products. Thanks to its open concept, the AVL Team SUITE™ allows the efficient and customizable use of expert tools throughout every phase of powertrain development. Increasingly stringent standards and legal requirements are leading to...
With its AVL Team SUITE™, AVL presents a flexibly upgradeable, mutually compatible and consistent set of complementary measuring and test system software products. Thanks to its open concept, the AVL Team SUITE™ allows the efficient and customizable use of expert tools throughout every phase of powertrain development. Increasingly stringent standards and legal requirements are leading to...
A future-proof automation system for emissions test automation on chassis dynamometers, now with new application packages for hybrid testing and complying with EPA 1066, GTR-15 and ready for RDE testing.
With the signing of the contract between the companies RCPE, AVL and CATRA the distribution of the new particle simulation software XPS has started. Combined with the 3D CFD software AVL FIRE® exciting applications open up, which are of particular interest for the pharmaceutical and food industries. XPS was developed at the Research Center Pharmaceutical Engineering GmbH (RCPE) in Graz. It...
The AVL iGENERATION Series II takes emission testing to the next level and sets new standards for intelligent and intuitive emission measurement systems. The AVL Series II brings together customer feedback and requirements, collected since the product's launch in 2007, improving the use of intelligent technologies for smart R&D and certification emission testing according to current...
With its new APCplus particle counter, AVL presents a compact, smart and easy- to-maintain measuring device for the steadily growing requirements in test facilities. The two instrument lines, ADVANCED and CERTIFICATION, each offer the range of features optimized for their application areas. The APCplus once again confirms AVL's position as a global market leader for high-precision particle...
Prestigious Award for AVL Apprenticeship Training High-tech company AVL impressed a jury of experts with the superior quality of its apprenticeship training. In recognition of the quality, innovation power and sustainability of its apprenticeship training concept, AVL received second place at the presentation ceremony for the national award Best Apprenticing Companies "Fit for Future" 2015. AVL...
Major honor for AVL Executive Vice President: Robert Fischer was presented last night with the prestigious SAE/Timken-Howard Simpson Automotive Transmission and Driveline Innovation Award in the context of the SAE World Congress held in Detroit, Michigan. The global award recognizes engineers for outstanding contributions in the area of automotive transmission and driveline. Robert Fischer...
With the new MSSplus, AVL introduces an intelligent, compact and easy to maintain soot measurement device that meets the steadily increasing demands on test beds. The MSSplus, alongside its new features, offers several improvements, proving AVL's position as the global market leader for highprecision particle measurement technology. The AVL Micro Soot Sensor was launched in 2004 and has already...
High-tech company AVL hosted the 27th edition of its trend conference "Engine & Environment" in Graz on June 11 - 12, 2015. Under the banner of "Engine and transmission between the poles 12–48–96–400–800 Volt", advantages and disadvantages of different architectures and voltages in the electrical powertrain were discussed and the interaction with engine and transmission debated. Speeches on...
AVL List GmbH has acquired a majority stake in Swedish-based Vicura AB. The company is one of the world's leading transmission and hybrid driveline design companies and will strengthen AVL's broad range of development services and its position in Sweden. Helmut List, CEO of AVL: "Combining our experience and competencies puts AVL and Vicura in a position to better serve customers in the...
There´s a festive mood in Tianjin, China: High-tech company AVL has recently opened its second technical center in China. The AVL Tianjin Technical Center will reinforce AVL's ability to respond to the needs of the Chinese market and further expand its local capabilities. AVL CEO Helmut List: "We regard this new technical center in Tianjin as a big step towards broadening and strengthening...
One of the most globally significant commercial powertrain conferences for truck, bus, agricultural and construction equipment takes place at the Helmut- List Halle in Graz on May 20 – 21, 2015.
AVL List GmbH will be putting a new test and engineering center into operation in Bietigheim-Bissingen near Stuttgart in early 2016. The new test and engineering center, which is to cover an area of 20,000 sq. m, will be available to the entire automotive industry and set new standards for innovative technologies, plant availability and confidentiality.
Global AVL Group announces further expansion
The theme of this year's "Engine & Environment" conference, which was hosted by the high-tech company AVL for the 26th time, was "Engine 2020: Spark versus Compression Ignition in a New Environment." On September 11 and 12, 2014, the potentials of diesel and spark ignition engines were compared and discussed. AVL was delighted to have secured high-level individuals in the industry, such as...
This year's Engine & Environment conference, which dealt with key aspects of modern engine and vehicle technology at a level well beyond topical issues and new approaches for the future, was hosted by AVL for the 25th time. The theme of this year's anniversary conference held on September 5 and 6, 2013, in Graz is "The Connected Powertrain – Interaction of Mechanics & Software, Vehicle,...
Extraordinary challenges call for creative solutions: in response to COVID-19, the 32nd AVL conference "Engine & Environment" will not be held in Graz, Austria, as has been the case so far, but as a digital event from May 25 to May 29, 2020. The virtual venue of the renowned trade conference will be thedigitaltrendconference.com platform, resulting in a substantial increase in reach. AVL as...
On May 10, 2020, Geely Auto Group's high-end pure electric brand Geometry successfully held an event of "Make cars more interesting -- the cloud launch of 'Geometry+' the world's first mobility technology ideas sharing platform". As a leading provider of advanced auto technologies, AVL list GmbH was honored to be invited as an ecological partner of Geometry+ platform to create optimal...