Controllab Products B.V. was founded in 1995 as a spin-off of the University of Twente by young and enthusiastic control engineers. Since 1995 Controllab has been involved in developing and selling the simulation software 20-sim. From the early start on the company has been active in industry as a consulting firm specialized in model based design.
Controllab has a staff of mechanical and electrotechnical engineers with many years of experience in mechatronics and control engineering. The company is privately owned by its own staff.