FuelCon AG was founded in 2001 by Dr. Ingo Benecke and Mathias Bode and became part of the HORIBA group on October 1, 2018. As a leading manufacturer and supplier of R&D and EOL (End-of-Line) test stations and turnkey solutions for the E-Mobility sector we have a deep technical know-how in battery and fuel cell applications that is trusted by global OEMs and Tier 1s as well as international research laboratories. HORIBA FuelCon is part of HORIBA ATS (Automotive Test Systems) and acts as center of excellence for battery and fuel cell applications within the HORIBA group.


Headquartered in Kyoto, Japan, the HORIBA Group is a global leading supplier of measurement technology and systems for various fields from automotive testing, process and environmental monitoring, in-vitro medical diagnostics, semiconductor manufacturing and metrology to scientific R&D and QC measurements.


A business segment of the HORIBA Group, Automotive Test Systems (ATS) which has developed global leadership in the fields of engine test systems, driveline test systems, brake test systems, wind tunnel balances and emissions test systems. HORIBA ATS is able to offer its customers complete solutions with full turnkey capability for all industries using electric motors, internal combustion engines and turbines. These include the automotive, heavy-duty, off-road, consumer goods, marine, aerospace and locomotive sectors.


HORIBA FuelCon's headquarters is located in Magdeburg-Barleben (Germany), near the city of Berlin. Our facility is located next to the highway A2 allowing visitors quick and easy access of the airports in Berlin and Hanover as well the trade port in Hamburg.

Data Safety

The handling of sensitive and confidential data is absolutely necessary within the Automotive sector to protect prototypes and new developments of manufactures. Therefore, HORIBA FuelCon is TISAX certified for comprehensive information security and authorized to handle and protect confidential data.

Quality Management

HORIBA FuelCon is certified by DIN EN ISO 9001:2015, registration number 78 100 056976-001 on March 27, 2017, TÜV NORD CERT GmbH


HORIBA FuelCon is member of the following associations and communities:

Verband Deutscher Maschinen- und Anlagenbau (VDMA)
Association for Standardisation of Automation and Measuring Systems (ASAM)


Entrepreneur Award 2012 for exemplary entrepreneurial commitment, awarded by the FDP regional association of Boerde district in Saxony-Anhalt

Hugo-Junkers-Innovation-Award 2006 for development and market introduction of the HORIBA FuelCon TrueData-Line, presented by the Ministry of Employment and Economic Affairs of the Federal State Saxony-Anhalt

"Otto" Business Award 2005 for unique and innovative business models