About Us

INP was founded in 1989 as Nicklas & Partner GmbH, in a small office in the town of Speyer. Today, INP International Projects is an internationally operating, independent engineering company based in Römerberg, near Mannheim in the Rhineland Palatinate region of Germany. Our broad range of services spans all tasks in power plant and large-scale installation construction. From our sites in Germany, Switzerland, the USA, Austria, South Africa, France, Brazil, Canada, Mexico, and Egypt more than 450 people work for INP worldwide.

INP North America comprises the sites in the United States, Canada and Mexico with 50+ field engineers at the three locations. The site in the United States was founded in 1999 and subsequently added operating sites in Canada (Ontario 2014) and Mexico (Queretaro 2015).  Our vision is embodied in these corporate values:

  • INP stands for continuously high-quality, professional and customer-oriented solutions and resolutions.
  • INP is fully concentrated on added value and benefit for its customers.
  • INP always strives for stable, loyal and long-term relationships with customers and partners.
  • Together with its workforce, INP permanently creates an attractive working environment with long-term perspectives.
  • INP continuously expands its high level of intercultural competence on the basis of international sites, projects and networks

As the preferred system integrator and service provider for European supplied technologies – our U.S. site near Atlanta is the hot spot for doing business in the manufacturing automation industry. As a SIEMENS Solution Partner INP delivers drive and automation solutions to the industrial and power industries, focusing on European technologies and their migration to the North American market.

INP North America – We Deliver Solutions!

INP North America has been recognized for exceptional corporate quality through a rigorous qualification process to become a Siemens Solution Partner. At INP, we can ensure top-of-the-line project quality and a distinct competitive advantage because of our Siemen’s certified technical competence. We are held to a high standard as a solution partner for Siemens products and services in automation and drive technology.

VDMA (Verband Deutscher Maschinen- und Anlagenbau, Mechanical Engineering Industry Association) represents over 3,100 mostly medium-sized companies in the capital goods industry, making it the largest industry association in Europe.

On June 2nd and 3rd of 2016, the 7th annual VDMA Baustellentag (Construction Site Day) took place in Frankfurt. As in past years, INP participated in the event, giving a talk on construction site management in the USA. Jens Jakob, Senior Engineer and Business Development Manager of INP Deutschland GmbH, and Andreas Dröge, General Manager of INP North America Inc., reported on successful strategies and solutions for transatlantic cooperation in large-scale plant construction.

The Automotive Cluster (AC) of the Business Upper Austria agency is a cross-industry network for the automotive sector. We initiate, promote and coordinate successful cooperation between companies.

Mexico has emerged as one of the world’s top automotive producing economies, this industry is booming in the northern and central areas like “El Bajio”. INP, through our Mexican project office, plans to lead the way towards business development in these regions, and looks forward to benefit from its European roots as a means for advancement.

The German American Chamber of Commerce (GACC) has three main offices located in Atlanta, Chicago and New York as well as branches in Detroit, Houston, Philadelphia and San Francisco. With 2,500 members and an extensive national and international network, the GACCs offer a broad spectrum of activities and services. Other German American organizations and chapters are affiliated with the GACCs.

GACC News – Locally operated INP North America, Inc. has grown again, this time with its borders expanding to Queretaro, Mexico. With offices already in the United States and Canada, INP North America is proud to announce that they have broken ground in the only outstanding country necessary to match their trademark name. As an international engineering and consulting firm, gaining distinction in Mexico is an enormous triumph for INP.

ADVANTAGE AUSTRIA is the official Austrian Foreign Trade Promotion Organization and the largest provider of export related services for Austrian businesses and institutions. With headquarters in Vienna and more than 115 offices worldwide, ADVANTAGE AUSTRIA is the gateway to the world for Austrian enterprise and also the key channel for international businesses looking for world-class partners in Austria.

Austria Showcase: Manufacturing Engineering and Plant Engineering in the Southeast US on May 16, 2016 included Andreas Boedenauer, INP North America, Inc as a guest speaker. Top experts like Andreas participated in a panel discussion to provide their expertise and insight regarding how to best locally develop Austrian expertise in the American Southeast market.