In Research and Marketing

Research collaboration with the Institute for Machine Elements and Machine Design at RWTH Aachen

Objective: to develop a power-split continuously variable transmission to enhance the efficiency of smaller tractors and other machinery. 
Duration: until end of 2017
Funded by: Bundesstiftung Umwelt, Osnabrück


Research project in collaboration with the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi)

Objective: to develop a new engine type with internal continuous combustion (axial piston); Build a demonstrator with a corresponding motor control to prove excellent fuel economy and correspondingly low emissions.
Duration: until June 2017
Funded by: BMWi in cooperation with TÜV Rheinland Consultung GmbH, Köln


Regional Economic Development

Objective: establish social insuranced jobs
Duration: until end of 2016
Funded by: state of NRW in cooperation with the NRW-Bank


Teamobility GmbH

In collaboration with Professor Tomforde, the "father" of the Smart at Daimler AG, to develop a marketing strategy to secure customers for the Axial Piston Engine.

Diamond Beteiligungs GmbH

The first round of funding growth capital has been successfully implemented with Diamond Beteiligungs GmbH, Wuppertal. In the context of private placements, the share capital of GIF-Entwicklungsgesellschaft was increased by €4 Million.