Always one byte ahead

Company Principles History Sponsorships Memberships

Our goal is to develop software that is precisely tailored to the needs of our customers. Our regular customers include numerous renowned companies in the measurement and automation technology industry, whose customers use our software worldwide in the everyday operation of machinery and plants as well as to ensure the quality of industrial products.

› Please select a region

Map with locations where 3plusplus developments are


  • Cordova


  • Caçapava


  • London


  • Dublin
  • Lakewood
  • New York
  • Ohio – Findlay
  • Ohio – Perrysburg


  • Chachapa
  • Monterrey


  • Altenburg
  • Arnstadt
  • Auerbach/Vogtland
  • Bad Neustadt
  • Bad Windsheim
  • Berlin
  • Brattendorf
  • Bretten
  • Bühl
  • Coburg
  • Crimmitschau
  • Dresden
  • Eisenach
  • Eisfeld
  • Garbsen
  • Gotha
  • Hamburg
  • Herbon
  • Hilchenbach
  • Höchstädt
  • Hornberg-Niederwasser
  • Kassel
  • Kölleda
  • Ludwigsburg
  • Mannheim
  • Melsungen
  • Merbelsrod
  • Mupperg
  • Munich
  • Neuenbürg
  • Oberkirch
  • Puchheim
  • Rietberg
  • Schalkau
  • Schmalkalden
  • Schweinfurt
  • Sindelfingen
  • Steinbach-Hallenberg
  • Stuttgart
  • Suhl
  • Thalheim
  • Triptis
  • Untertürkheim
  • Velen
  • Villingen-Schwenningen
  • Wernigerode
  • Wernshausen
  • Wustermark


  • Lumezzane


  • Legnica
  • Tychy


  • Flamatt


  • Prešov

Czech Republic

  • Ostrava
  • Ostrov
  • Vrchlabí


  • Bursa

South Africa

  • Cape Town


  • Baoding
  • Chengdu
  • Hangzhou
  • Shanghai
  • Suzhou
  • Tianjin
  • Wuhan
  • Zibo


  • Pune


  • Kulim


  • Hsinchu
  • Tainan


  • Ho–Chi–Minh–City

› Our work is based on the following principles:

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Customer orientation

As a flexible and innovative service provider, we offer our customers tailor-made solutions. Our goal is to grow together with our customers and achieve success by working together as partners.

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Focus on employees

Our employees are our potential. Through individual support, a pleasant work environment, creative freedom and close integration into the decision-making processes, we offer our employees the perfect opportunity to advance as well as secure employment and interesting work.

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Environmental protection

We work based on existing environmental and occupational safety guidelines and we also continue to further the careful use of resources – not only for our processes, but also for future products.

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Social and societal responsibility

To us, acting responsibly means taking social and societal issues into account in the decision-making processes of our company. We believe in forward-looking business practices, successful professional training and supporting social projects.

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Business location

Our goal is to sustainably contribute to securing and furthering the expansion of Germany as a place of business. It is also important to us to stay clear of working for the defense industry.

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As a provider of solutions, quality is paramount to us. Quality reflects not only the demands of our customers, we also view it as a challenge to continuously improve our processes and services. Our quality systems are thus subject to a continuous improvement process.

› History

2020 Move to Pfütschbergstraße 1
Restructuring of the project mangement along with the creation of employment
Approval of three funding projects within no time at all
2017 First trade fair and congress appearance
Successful graduation of our first vocational academy students majoring in engineering with a focus on mechatronics and automation
Hiring of a new vocational academy student who studies practical computer science
Start of the project Development of a universal PC software solution for the individual and simple creation of processes on special machines
2015 Expansion of the business premises in Suhl and revision of the website
2014 First assignment of topics for a master thesis and successful completion of the scientific work
2013 Start of training of our first vocational academy student in cooperation with »PPREMETEC Automation GmbH«
2012 Hiring of the first software developer
2011 Further hirings for our service team
2009 Move into the new business premises in Suhl and reinforcement of our service team
2008 Hiring of the first employee
2006 Founding of »3plusplus GmbH«
2004 Founding of »3plusplus GbR« by Dipl.-Ing. Dirk Fromme, Dipl-.Ing. Uwe Hamatschek and Dipl.-Wirtsch.-Inf. Detlef Braungardt

› Sponsorships

Central SME Innovation Programme

Title LaserTurn Logo BMWI ZIM
Objective Development of process control and process monitoring based on an inline laser measurement during turning to increase the precision and efficiency of CNC machine tools
Period 01-10-2019 to 30-09-2021
Funding with means of the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy - Central SME Innovation Programme (ZIM)

Innovatives Personal

Title Creation, extension, utilization and maintenance of a machine learning toolkit to open up innovative problem-solving approaches and to extend the offering portfolio Logo ESF EU
Objective Development of a toolkit to use machine learning techniques in software solutions of 3plusplus
Period 01-10-2019 to 30-09-2021
Funding with means of the European Social Fund and the Free State of Thuringia

› Memberships