Industrieanlagen-Betriebsgesellschaft mbH (IABG) was created in 1961 on the initiative of the Federal Republic of Germany as a central analysis and testing facility for the aerospace industry and the Ministry of Defence. IABG was privatised in 1993 and today is an owner-managed European technology company with the core competencies of analysis, simulation & testing as well as with plant and system operation. The “security” issue hereby forms the portfolio’s thematic umbrella: functional reliability of newly developed high-tech products and transport systems (safety sector) as well as security of state, business and society (security sector). In this context, IABG furnishes technical and scientific services for private and public customers in the main business fields of
IABG employs about 1,000 highly-qualified staff at its head office in Ottobrunn as well as in other customer-oriented subsidiaries across Germany and abroad. IABG is independent of corporate affiliations and product-neutral and exclusively represents – often in a rating capacity – the interests of its customers. Its clientele is essentially composed of renowned industrial players (manufacturers of aeronautics and space systems, of automobiles and their suppliers) as well as of important Federal Ministries (e.g. Federal Ministry of Defence) and various State Ministries (here in particular Ministries of Internal Affairs).