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 practical application of knowledge gained from FVA research projects. Based on more than 50 years of research, our groundbreaking products and services make innovative development processes possible for the advancement of the entire industry.

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

interop4X is a brand of FVA GmbH.

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 seminars deliver valuable specialist knowledge in a clear and practical way, from the basics to the latest expertise.
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FVA experts provide design, calculation, and automation assistance.
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FVA conferences focus on trends and key technologies. International experts share the latest research findings and practical experience.
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International success


Frankfurt (Headquarters)
Munich (Software Development)
Aachen (Technical Sales USA)


Ennsdorf (Technical Sales)


Chicago (Technical Sales)