Continental Safety Engieering International GmbH

Based in Alzenau, Continental Safety Engineering International GmbH is one of Europe's biggest independent developers in the field of vehicle safety. The company is the competence center of the Continental Group's Chassis & Safety Division, responsible for the integration and validation of vehicle safety systems. Active, passive and integral vehicle safety features are developed and tested. (Source:


Continental Safety Engineering International GmbH and the working group of the competence center for vehicle control and safety systems have collaborated successfully for several years in the field of test procedures for innovative vehicle safety systems. Numerous students have completed final degree assignments as part of the projects CONSTANT and Development of a lateral vehicle guidance system .





GeneSys Elektronik GmbH

GeneSys Elektronik GmbH specialises in the development and manufacture of sensor systems for applications ranging from driving dynamics measurements in the automotive sector to navigation for tunnelling machines and image processing systems for process automation. GeneSys is an internationally established producer of GPS/inertial measurement systems for investigations into driving dynamics. The GPS/inertial measurement systems ADMA developed by GeneSys is used by leading vehicle manufacturers and system providers as a reference system for high-precision capture of all movement states of a vehicle including acceleration, speed, position, rotational speed and angle. (Source:


Cooperation with GeneSys involves the use of inertial measurement systems in vehicle testing.










Fraunhofer-Institut für Verkehrs- und Infrastruktursysteme



The Fraunhofer Institute for Transportation and Infrastructure Systems is one of Germany's oldest research institutions for control technology. For several years, the institute's activities have focused largely on developing new types of assistance and steering systems. Fraunhofer IVI maintains close scientific and technical links with Technische Universität Dresden, collaborating especially with the Friedrich List Faculty for Transportation and Traffic Sciences. (Source:


The Fraunhofer Institute supports the Competent Control working group in carrying out the project CONSTANT.







NTI AG focuses on the development, production and sales of linear motor systems for use in industry. The aim is to offer customers a highly sophisticated product which can be easily integrated in all well-established control systems. (Source:


NTI AG supports the Competent Control working group in developing steering and pedal actuators by providing technical devices (servo inverters, linear motors etc.).


Bosch Rexroth AG


Bosch Rexroth AG in Lohr am Main is one of the world's leading specialists for drive and control technologies. The Rexroth brand covers a range of individually tailored solutions for drive, control and motion. Under the name of The Drive & Control Company, Bosch Rexroth develops, produces and sells components and systems in the following technological fields: electrical drives and control mechanismsindustrial hydraulicsmobile hydraulicslinear technology,assembly technology and pneumatics.


Collaboration with the company is long established, with students completing final degree assignments in the areas of control and drive technology. Meanwhile, the company also supports the Competent Control working group by providing technical equipment and devices.









ZENTEC GmbH works to reinforce the competitive capacity of companies in the Bavarian region of Lower Main, encouraging the formation of innovative companies and supporting collaboration between companies. ZENTEC promotes active dialogue between business, science and politics for this purpose. ZENTEC GmbH is especially instrumental in setting up cooperation partners for technology companies.


ZENTEC supports the vehicle control and safety systems working group in acquiring and administering future projects.


Autohaus BMW Arnold

Autohaus Hermann Arnold GmbH is an authorised BMW dealership in the Lower Main region of Bavaria and sponsor of the research vehicle of the Competent Control working group.