At the location Lichtenau, IABG has been a partner of the German Federal Armed Forces and the industry for over 50 years. We perform experimental investigations and technical analyses for military and civilian applications (land, air, sea) in accordance with national and international standards. We test and qualify the efficiency of materials, development models and products within the sectors of ballistics, shock and impact. We develop, build and operate test rigs both in Lichtenau and on-site with the customer. In this context, our staffs are deployed - among other things - as project engineers, simulation experts, measuring engineers or developers.

We offer:

  • Ballistic investigations
  • Investigation of protection technologies against explosive charges
  • Pyro-shock testing
  • Impact testing
  • Method and process development
  • Development support of technical products
  • Numerical simulation of ballistics, shock and impact
  • State-of-the-art measurement technology; among other features, with high-speed video and crash test dummies