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.

Focus on employees image

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

Photonik für die digital vernetzte Welt - schnelle optische Kontrolle dynamischer Vorgänge

Title Farb-S-treu
ID 13N16529
Period 01-01-2023 to 12-31-2025
Description Combinative inline sensor technology in the R2R process to ensure the color fidelity of thin safety films, sub-project: latency reduced data processing
Förderung Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) on the basis of a decision by the German Bundestag

RUBIN – Regionale unternehmerische Bündnisse für Innovation

ID 03RU1U151D, 03RU1U152D, 03RU1U153D
Period 09-01-2022 to 08-31-2025
Description Development of multimodal imaging techniques that combine image processing technologies of different spectral ranges and real-time 3D pictures and therefore enable an extended object and scene description
Funding Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) on the basis of a decision by the German Bundestag

Central Innovation Programme for small and medium-sized enterprises

Title Smart Feeder
ID KK5367001SK1
Period 07-01-2022 to 12-31-2024
Description Development of a modular and AI-based machine for the typal administration of veterinary preparations for the immunization and pharmacological fertility control of indigenous wildlife
Funding Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate Action (BMWK) on the basis of a decision by the German Bundestag

› Memberships