Applus Services SA engages in testing, inspection and certification. It operates through the following divisions: Automotive, Energy & Industry, Idiada and Laboratories. The Automotive Division offers Automotive inspection solutions, driver testing inspections, off lease inspections, road safety education and vehicle emission inspections. The Energy & Industry Division offers engineering critical assessment, facility integrity assessment, structural asset integrity, welding programs & welding procedures and bespoke tooling. The Idiada Division consists of engineering services, homologation & product certification, proving ground and more services. The Laboratories Division offers aerospace mechanical & structural testing, metallic materials testing and composite materials testing. The company was founded by on July 5, 2007 and is headquartered in Madrid, Spain.