Battery Testing Center

Testing laboratory for automotive battery systems.

Welcome in our Battery Testing Center

TÜV Rheinland Automotive Component Testing GmbH provides services for validation and type testing along the value chain of automotive battery systems.

Our Value Proposition

Value Proposition

What is the added value of the Battery Testing Center for our customers?

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Battery Testing Services

Which battery testing services do we already provide today and which in the near future?



What is the expertise of our team and our network partners?

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We provide a testing solution for your specifications

TÜV Rheinland Automotive Component Testing GmbH provides services for validation and type testing along the value chain of vehicle battery systems. Located in the Dutch-German business park Avantis in Heerlen-Aachen, our facility will be equipped with state-of-the-art test benches on an area of approx. 2,000 square meters.

Type of battery

Testing services primarily for battery packs and modules

Dimensions and weight

Our test facilities are designed to be flexible and can handle battery weight up to 800 kg and dimensions of up to 2.3 m x 1.6 m x 0.4 m (L x W x H) without any technical limitations

The Latest News

Here you will find the latest information about the TÜV Rheinland Battery Testing Center. Availability of new services, construction updates and other milestones.


TÜV Rheinland Opens Test Center for Electric Vehicle Drive Batteries

State-of-the-art independent testing center in Europe / Investment of EUR 24 million in new testing laboratory at German–Dutch Avantis industrial park


CEO Interview with spoke with the two managing directors of TÜV Rheinland’s newly founded battery testing center in Aachen.

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How testing can prevent costly EV recalls

Guest Column from CEO Artur Schneider in Automotive News Europe.

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Electromobility: TÜV Rheinland enters into testing of traction batteries

Press release from the battery testing center.

About TÜV Rheinland Automotive Component Testing GmbH

TÜV Rheinland Automotive Component Testing (ACT) GmbH is a joint venture of TÜV Rheinland and ConAC, part of the PEM Network, founded in 2020. PEM is an engineering service provider offering solutions for future mobility topics.

TÜV Rheinland ACT is part of the Future Mobility Hub Avantis. We already provide a wide range of battery tests for our customers, e.g. performance tests, mechanical tests and abuse tests.

Battery Testing Center - Entrance

Square Meter Laboratory Space

Employees by End of 2022

Million Investment


“Together with Volkswagen, PEM Motion GmbH conducted an extensive series of nail penetration tests on prismatic lithium-ion cells. Following this parameter study, post-mortem analyses were also carried out, which provided valuable correlations between the test parameters and the resulting outcomes.”*


Volkswagen AG

“In the past, PEM Motion has carried out numerous battery testing projects together with Akasol AG. For example, certifications of cells, modules and also battery systems according to DIN EN 62619 and DIN EN 62620.”*


*All testing business from PEM Motion will be transferred to TÜV Rheinland ACT. 

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