FVA Software & Service


Founded in 2010, FVA GmbH works hand-in-hand with top-level German research institutions and leading companies from the drive technology industry toward the active transfer of knowledge gained from FVA research projects into industrial practice. Based on more than 50 years of research, our groundbreaking products and services enable innovative development processes for the advancement of the entire industry.

FVA GmbH is a joint venture between FVA  e.V. (Research Association for Drive Technology) and the VDMA Services GmbH within VDMA (Verband Deutscher Maschinen- und Anlagenbau, the Mechanical Engineering Industry Association).

Services for the Drive Technology Industry


The FVA-Workbench is powerful software for the simulation and calculation of gearbox systems. 
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FVA trainings impart valuable specialist knowledge about drive technology, from the basics to the latest expert knowledge, in a clear and practical way.
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We have experts for every problem and support you with design, calculation and automation.
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Trends and key technologies are the focus of the conferences. International experts share the latest research findings and practical experience.
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Quality you can trust

Core competencies are the development of calculation and simulation software for drive technology, professional service and support, and technical seminars and conferences. We focus on quality and customer orientation, as attested to by our DIN EN 9001:2015 certification.




Internationally successful