As a participating and cooperating research facility of the H2UB lab network, we would like to introduce you to:


FCI Fuel Cell Industrialization GmbH


research institute


Aachen, Jülich, Duisburg, Münster – Nordrhein-Westfalen

Main topics

  • Central coordination office
  • Aggregates test and research capacities in Duisburg and Jülich
  • Connects the RWTH Aachen Campus with all its H2 test laboratories (Fraunhofer IPT, WZL, ZBT etc.) as well as external partners + battery factory Münster

Equipment, Infrastruktur & Facilities

Engineering & Design

  • Structural analysis
  • Crash and fatigue simulation
  • Computational fluid dynamics
  • Material simulation
  • Electro-chemical simulation
  • Computer Aided Design
  • Thermal Simulation
Quelle: FZ Jülich / Engineering & Design

Manufacturing of Components

  • Machine Tools for High Performance Cutting
  • Various Hydraulic & ServoPresses
  • Additive Manufacturing Systems
  • Automated Assembly Facilities
  • Roll-to-Roll Machines
  • Injectionmoulding & Extrusion
  • Dispensing and Screen PrintingSystems
  • Several CFRP Winding and FibrePlacement System
Quelle: WZL | RWTH Aaachen / Manufacturing of Components

Test Rigs

  • Test Riggs for FC FullStack > 100 kW
  • Durability tests / Cycle tests
  • Ageing studies and AST
  • Contaminant investigations
  • Climate tests
  • Material Characterization
  • Crash Test Facility
Quelle: ZBT / Test Rigs

Outdoor Infrastructure

  • Hydrogen Test Field
  • Automotive Testing Center and Track
  • Research Airfield
  • Railway Access for Trains
Quelle: ika | RWTH Aachen / Outdoor Infrastructure

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