ibf - Your partner in automation

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We, the engineering office Binder und Föhl Automatisierungstechnik GmbH or in short also known as IBF Automation, are, as the name suggests, a specialist in the field of control and automation technology.

For more than 20 years, we have been offering in-depth control engineering knowledge from a single source.

Concept creation, hardware planning, software creation, commissioning, control cabinet construction and system cabling are all combined under one roof.

In addition, we offer the creation of complex MDE and BDE system and project management for the timely implementation of production and testing facilities.

Company details


18 Technicians and engineers
1 Master electrician
5 Electronics technician in production
3 Hardware designers
1 Assistant to the management

Production and office space

About 800sqm


17 programming workstations
3 CAE workstations
Production workshop


We cooperate with various electrical installation and engineering companies

Our success story


Foundation of the company Ing.- Büro Binder & Föhl GbR with headquarters in Nürtingen – focus: software development and electrical construction


Conversion and company name in Ing.- Büro Binder & Föhl Automatisierungstechnik GmbH with headquarters in Unterensingen; 4 employees with focus:

  • Complete handling of electrical projects
  • Assembly and handling technology


Increase to 10 employees


Increase to 15 employees;
Certification according to DIN ISO9001:2000;
Start of the ProInno research project


Increase to 17 employees;
Move to own office and production building in Nürtingen – Zizishausen;
Successful completion of the ProInno Soft Motion research project


Increase to 22 employees


Increase to 30 employees;
Company succession with Simon Studener and Marco Tejkl joining the company