Cooperative Industrial Research

FVA e.V. (Forschungsvereinigung Antriebstechnik – Research Association for Drive Technology) is the leading global innovation network for drive technology.

Our members include companies with international operations as well as the finest research institutions in the field of drive technology. For more than 50 years, FVA e.V. has performed groundbreaking collaborative industrial research projects that have formed the foundations for company-specific innovations. Industry-wide issues and challenges are addressed by a network of companies, universities, federal and regional research institutions, and non-profit research organizations.

FVA e.V. makes the resulting technical expertise available for direct practical application in an online database, as well as in technical seminars and calculation and simulation software.