FAULHABER is an independent family-run group of companies with its headquarter in Schönaich near by Stuttgart in the German state of Baden-Wuerttemberg, one of the economically strongest regions for industrial high technology in Europe.Founded in 1947 FAULHABER offers today the most extensive range of miniature and micro drive systems available from a single source worldwide. On the basis of this technological diversity, FAULHABER designs drive solutions that are unique with respect to their precision and reliability in the smallest of spaces. Their main areas of use include production automation and robotics, aerospace, optical systems as well as medicine and laboratory technology.In addition to Germany, FAULHABER maintains development and production locations in Switzerland, USA, Romania and Hungary. Moreover, there are sales partners and subsidiaries in more than 30 countries around the world. At present, the drive specialist has more than 1,700 employees.