Press Releases 2015

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 worldwide...
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 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...
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...
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.