ES Mechanics GmbH

The company ES Mechanik GmbH from Obertrubach supports our RoboCup team with the production of high-quality CNC turned and milled parts for our robots.


e.solutions GmbH

The e.solutions GmbH develops highly complex software for communication in and out of the car.

We design frameworks, applications and graphical user interfaces and combine them with modules from our worldwide network of partners. e.solutions stands for diverse connectivity, future-oriented online functions, a unique multimedia experience and attractive and ergonomic user interfaces. A sense of what is important, always being state-of-the-art, designing tomorrow’s innovative technologies today – we pursue these goals with enthusiasm and commitment!

We at e.solutions are passionate about the challenge of making consumer trends tangible in cars. We firmly believe that data and services from the cloud will fundamentally change our car experience. The greatest possible freedom allows us to put our skills and creativity to the test every day.

With the further development of autonomous driving, the future of the car is defined by the interior. We develop the software for this.


FAU FabLab

The open workshop of the Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg FabLab helps us to manufacture the prototypes and some mechanical components of our robots.


Chair of Factory Automation and Production Systems

The Chair for Factory Automation and Production Systems (FAPS) supports us in electronics production. Thanks to the professional production machines, we can assemble circuit boards that meet high quality standards.


Chair of manufacturing technology

The Chair of Manufacturing Technology supports us in the manufacture of mechanical components for our soccer robots.


Chair of Distributed Systems and Operating Systems

The Chair for Distributed Systems and Operating Systems of the Department of Computer Science at FAU supports us in the planning and implementation of our projects.


Hetzner Online GmbH

Hetzner Online is a professional web hosting service provider and experienced data center operator. Since 1997, the company has been providing private and business customers with high-performance hosting products and the necessary infrastructure for the smooth operation of websites. Through the combination of stable technology, attractive prices and flexible support and services, Hetzner Online is continuously expanding its market position at home and abroad.


infoteam Software

The infoteam Software Group has been implementing specific software solutions for its customers in the industry, infrastructure, life science and public service markets for almost 40 years.

The core business is the partial or complete development of control and embedded software, middleware and application software – agile, modern and in accordance with current security requirements. Special disciplines include normatively regulated software for use in medical and laboratory devices (IVDR, MDR, FDA, ISO 13485, IEC 62304 etc.) as well as functionally safe software up to the highest security level (IEC 61508, DIN EN 50128 etc.). The service portfolio is rounded off by many years of experience in the areas of data analysis, AI and machine learning.

The infoteam Software Group employs more than 300 people and has locations and subsidiaries in Germany, the Czech Republic, Switzerland and China. Headquarters of the parent company infoteam Software AG is in Bubenreuth near Erlangen.


Panasonic Europe Ltd

Panasonic is present in over 35 countries across Europe and the CIS. The company’s headquarters are in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Marketing, sales and other central areas are combined in Wiesbaden, Germany.

Panasonic employs more than 11,000 people in Europe and CIS in sales, marketing, production, design and lifestyle research, as well as in a number of R&D centers and support companies.

Panasonic has been present in Europe since the establishment of its first sales office in Hamburg, Germany, in 1962.


Chair of Pattern Recognition

The Chair for Pattern Recognition of the Department of Computer Science at the Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU) has been supporting us since the beginning of the project in autumn 2006.


Schubert Group

Gerhard Schubert GmbH is a pioneer in the development of modular packaging machines and tailor-made services for various industries, ranging from pharmaceuticals and cosmetics to beverages, food, confectionery, and technical articles. The family-owned company based in Crailsheim employs 1600 people worldwide and regularly sets new standards with its innovations, including its own developed robots.

Our team’s support ranges from the production of milling and sheet metal parts to drive controller boards, all the way to the joint development of the next generation of soccer robots.


Würth Elektronik GmbH & Co. KG

Würth Elektronik is one of the leading manufacturers of electronic and electromechanical components and has been actively supporting us in the development of our robots for many years.

As part of the Würth Group, the owner-managed, down-to-earth family business stands for quality made in Germany like no other. Whether it’s a connector, printed circuit board or capacitor: the acronym WE is a symbol of reliability and competence worldwide, and has been for many years.

The employees at Würth Elektronik regularly support our project with great interest and thus actively invest in the technology of tomorrow. True to the motto “WE are familiar, passionate, competent, authentic”, the company regularly contributes to the development of our robots with a large number of components from its comprehensive product portfolio and encourages us with in-depth know-how new solutions.