inos – innovative automation today and tomorrow

System provider with vision

We see globalization, the increasing individualization of products and increasing transparency as an opportunity. From automation and robotics to measurement technology and image processing, inos reliably accompanies customers on their path to Industry 4.0 and beyond. Our goal: optimize our customers’ processes and make them more efficient with innovative, efficient, user-friendly products and solutions. We combine robotics with industrial image processing and develop solutions that help to bring automation to a new level in your company.

Expertise in visionary image processing and laser technology coupled with innovative strength in visionary topics such as artificial intelligence, deep learning and machine learning make inos one of the most innovative companies in this field. Virtual commissioning enables us to commission turnkey solutions faster and more efficiently at the customer’s site.

With our customer-specific training and global after-sales service, we are a reliable partner. We transfer our passion for process know-how along the value chain into sustainable systems that enable and continuously optimize precise, visionary applications – for all industries, worldwide.

Worldwide full-service provider for a wide range of industries

Passion and a pioneering spirit make it possible: inos has been teaching robots to see since 1997. From its beginnings in the automotive industry, inos has become a high-performance system partner for numerous industries and works with its international, interdisciplinary team at the leading edge of science and practice.

  • Founded in 1997
  • Since 2012, a member of the global Grenzebach Group with over 1,500 employees worldwide
  • > 1,000 installed systems with over 10,000 sensors in 25 countries
  • Global footprint: Stuttgart, Athens and Detroit


Turnkey solutions for your needs.

Innovative. Efficient. Economical.


The business world is changing. Tracking systems have made production processes more transparent, users are behaving more agilely, and the desire to take climate and environmental aspects into account in production is increasing. inos supports its customers in meeting these challenges with innovative, efficient and economical technologies that are

  • rugged,
  • durable,
  • easy to implement and integrate,
  • cost-effective to maintain,
  • and more sustainable due to their lower power consumption.

Always keep one step ahead of the competition with technologies from inos.

“We don’t just teach robots to see; we create vision! We offer innovative, flexible, and efficient system solutions for automation by combining high-tech sensor solutions, inos software architecture, and unique probing methods and algorithms. We grow with our customers and already think about visionary concepts for tomorrow and the day after. We see ourselves as a high-performance journey partner and system supplier who helps our customers to improve a little more every day.”


Alexander Beck inos Automation
Alexander Beck Head of Operations inos

Optimally positioned for your goals: The Grenzebach Group

Strong partner network

As a member of the Grenzebach Group, inos is part of a strong international network that combines technical, practical and entrepreneurial know-how under one roof. Customers therefore have access to the networked knowledge of leading technology experts worldwide.

  • Grenzebach serves the global glass and building materials markets and intralogistics with its customized automation solutions. In addition, the company is constantly opening up new areas of application such as friction stir welding, the automation of additive manufacturing and digital networking.
  • CNUD EFCO and Grenzebach joined their competencies in glass production to provide customers with the essential components of the glass manufacturing process from a single source.
  • Millennium Control Systems is the partner for sophisticated control and software solutions for various industries, especially to meet American market requirements.

With a global business unit structure and worldwide locations, we are always strategically close to you. Central contact persons provide that you can make optimal use of the Grenzebach Group’s synergy effects.

inos takes responsibility – economic, environmental and social.

inos takes responsibility – economic, environmental and social

inos and the Grenzebach Group take responsibility – for customers, employees, the environment and society. We continuously improve the quality of our solutions, integrate climate and environmental aspects into our thoughts and actions, cooperate and interact fairly and responsibly, and are involved in social projects.

We are convinced that only those who combine economic success with ecological responsibility and social commitment can establish a long-term solid foundation.

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Wide-ranged social commitment

inos supports various projects of the association aufwind e.V. Bunter Kreis Ludwigsburg: Whether it is the financial donation to the premature baby ward of the Ludwigsburg hospital or the help on the Ludwigsburg Christmas market, inos shows commitment and engages in social projects in the region.

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inos Automationssoftware GmbH
Curiestraße 4
70563 Stuttgart



Grenzebach Maschinenbau GmbH
Albanusstraße 1
86663 Asbach-Bäumenheim/Hamlar

Bad Hersfeld


Grenzebach BSH GmbH
Rudolf-Grenzebach-Straße 1
36251 Bad Hersfeld



Grenzebach Maschinenbau GmbH
Stettenstraße 19
86150 Augsburg



Grenzebach Hellas
Sarantaporou 14 & Metonos
15561 Cholargos, Athens



Grenzebach Belgium bv
Antwerpsesteenweg 45
2830 Willebroek



Grenzebach Romania S.R.L.
Șoseaua Iași Tomești 33A
700292 Iași



Grenzebach Corporation inos Automation Software Inc.
1409 Allen Drive, Suite G
48083 Troy, Michigan



Grenzebach Corporation
10 Herring Road
30265 Newnan, Georgia



Millennium Control Systems
34525 Melinz Parkway, Suite 205
44095 Cleveland, Ohio



Millennium Control Systems
93 Sharon Road, Suite C
16125 Pennsylvania



Grenzebach Machinery (Jiashan) Ltd.
No. 100 Chenggong Road, Huimin Street
314100 Zhejiang, Jiashan County



Grenzebach Trading (Shanghai) Ltd.
Rm.30-10, 30F, MinHang Plaza, No. 6088 Humin Road
201199 Shanghai, Minhang District



CNUD EFCO Technology (Shanghai) Ltd.
Rm.30-10, 30F, MinHang Plaza, No. 6088 Humin Road
201199 Minhang District, Shanghai



Grenzebach Machinery (Guangdong) Ltd.
Area B, 1F, Building B2, No. 3 Liaoxin Road, Shuikou Village, Beijiao Town
528311 Shunde District, Foshan City, Guangdong Province



Grenzebach Machinery (India) Private Limited
Plot No PAP-K-8/1, Chakan Industrial Area, Phase –II, Village Khalumbre, MIDC, Taluka -Khed
410501 Pune
South America

Rio de Janeiro


Grenzebach do Brasil
Avenida Rio Branco 45 / 605
CEP: 20090-003 Rio de Janeiro