PATVAG at a glance

With the advance of safety technology in the automotive industry, PATVAG has manufactured high-quality and reliable airbag ignitors and passenger restraint systems since 1993. To date, more than 400 million parts have been supplied to the corresponding gas-generator and actuator manufacturers. This makes PATVAG one of the leading developers and manufacturers of these products world-wide.

Our strengths lie in our consistently high-quality products, a reliably high degree of supply availability and our unique innovation capacity.
We work in very close partnerlike cooperation with our customers in order to provide them with individual solutions. This is also mirrored in our company culture. Our highly motivated employees are proud of our products and can identify with the complex problems facing their customers.

Since November 2019 PATVAG has been a 100% member of the Hirtenberger Group. The Hirtenberger Group comprises two divisions – Pyrotechnics and Environmental Technology, which are worldwide active in the fields of automotive, pyrotechnical applications and environmental technology. With the acquisition of PATVAG strengthens the strong market position of the Hirtenberger Pyrotechnics Division as an expert for civil pyrotechnical applications.


Outlook for the future

Safety standards and other requirements of the automotive industry are increasing steadily for all categories of vehicle. In this way, demand for top-quality ignitors is correspondingly high. With its high-quality products and services, PATVAG intends to increase and consolidate market share.

In accordance with this positive outlook for the future, research, development and production are being continually expanded.