Fraunhofer IPK

Institute for Production Systems and Design Technology

Our Services: Consulting – Research – Development

Our Customers benefit from the following service portfolio:

Technology and Methods Consulting

Our focussed technology consulting assists you in identifying and selecting future technologies as well as in developing, introducing and applying new manufacturing processes and technologies.

Potential Analyses

We use product- and technology-oriented feasibility studies, market surveys and trend analyses to investigate and evaluate the potential of technologies and products.

Machine and Control Concepts

With regard to market and technology developments as well as to costumer requirements, we develop and optimize machine and control concepts. As soon as during the development phase, we take future technological developments of different manufacturing processes into account.

Process and Technology Optimization

On behalf of our clients, we analyze the technological feasibility and realize targeted process and technology optimizations in our experimental hall in order to make manufacturing processes more efficient.

Implementing New Technologies

Our on-going, forward-looking research and development puts us in an excellent position to offer profound technological know-how and assist you with the planning, realization and implementation of new technologies in your manufacturing environment.

Technology-oriented Factory and Process Chain Planning

Our priority is the optimization of the entire process chain with regard to individual process steps and technologies. For this purpose, process chains are constructed, tested and optimized in our experimental hall.

Support with National and International R&D Projects

We advise project carriers in the run-in phase to research alliances and support you throughout the application for funding.

Training Programs

We offer our clients an extensive range of seminars in order to accelerate the knowledge transfer from fundamental research and application-oriented research to industrial use.