HTW des Saarlandes

Research and Development for Innovative Vehicle Systems

FORGIS is an acknowledged provider of services to the automotive and supplier industries, providing its customers with individual solutions in all areas of the product generation process. In this respect FORGIS covers the entire spectrum from conception, simulation, development, construction, testing, production and utilisation through to the recycling of motorised vehicles.

Founded in 1991 with Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfram Seibert, Professor of Vehicle Technology at the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the Saarland College of Technology and Commerce (Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft (HTW) des Saarlandes) acting as its Director of Science, the company has spent the past 14 years turning itself into a high-performance research and development partner to the automotive industry. And since 2001, FORGIS, an Associated Institute of the HTW, has also been a "gemeinnützige GmbH" (public utility company – non-profit).

An absolute and unwavering focus on the customer, and on the customer's expectations from the product known as an "Automobile" – these are the principles that have ensured constant growth for FORGIS.

With its comprehensive range of services, the company is bridging the gap between the areas of research and industry – and its references automobile manufacturers with both national and international reputations constitute impressive documentation of the company’s success.