About us

AVL, founded in 1948, is the world's largest independent company for the development, simulation and instrumentation of powertrain systems (hybrid, combustion engines, transmissions, electric motors, batteries and software) for passenger cars, commercial vehicles, large engines and special vehicles. AVL generates a turnover of 1.05 million Euros (2013) and employs 6650 people worldwide in 45 AVL companies. The share of self-financed research lies at approximately 10% of turnover.

Business Areas of AVL List GmbH

Powertrain development:
AVL, as a competent partner to the engine and vehicle industry, develops and improves all manner of powertrain systems. The simulation tools required for the development work of such systems are also developed and marketed by AVL.
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Engine instrumentation and test systems:
The products from this business area include all devices and systems required to successfully test engines and vehicles.

Advanced Simulation Technologies:
The simulation tools required for the design and optimization of powertrain systems are implemented in all phases of the powertrain development process.

AVL as Employer
There are many factors that make up a company like AVL and make it the success it is: experience, know-how, and the collective energy of our employees all around the world.

Every day we are developing cutting-edge solutions for our clients. We are pushing ahead to realize visions and set new standards. We are looking for people who have the drive for excellence and the ambition to become part of an advanced team of professionals. For those who join us the opportunities are endless. Especially for ambitious, highly motivated and outstanding personalities. https://www.avl.com/jobs

AVL Values
AVL is comitted to turning pioneer achievements into world class products and processes.

Pioneer Spirit
Turning visions of the future into reality with courage and expertise. AVL has cultivated the ability to recognize important break-through targets early on and reach them ahead of the market. Because only the courageous look beyond the horizon and make discoveries that lead to outstanding developments.

Customer Orientation
Our success can only be measured by that of our customers. True understanding regarding a customer and his needs combined with experience and a global view allows us to create innovative solutions. Expertly conceived, uniquely tailored and efficiently carried out - a shared success.

Problem Solving Competence
It's a demanding world. Oriented basic research, cutting edge technological developments and clear product orientation are requirements for global competitiveness. In multi-disciplined teams, AVL offers expertise, creativity, innovative thinking and effective project management network as support for professional solutions.

Modern mobility represents progress only when its goal, its form and its requirements respect nature. Our work at AVL reflects a deep understanding of the responsibility we share for our society, for mankind and for the world's achievements. Assurance that our world is one we can live in - now and in the future.

A company with personality. Embodied in Helmut List and reflected in his company. A personality rooted in a life-long pursuit of knowledge, characterized by a deep sense of responsibility and expressed in the company's independent status.

Cinematic Snapshot of AVL

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