Facts and Figures


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The overall budget for Fraunhofer IPK in 2018 came to € 21.3 million. Approximately € 8 million came from industry contract research and € 6.6 million from government funded projects. Approximately € 1.3 million came from Fraunhofer research programs.


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Fraunhofer IPK had a total staff of 389 people in 2018.


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The Production Technology Center now covers a total floor space of 9500 m2. Numerous specialized laboratories complement a round central testing area of approximately 3200 m2. Some of these labs are equipped with powerful air conditioning technology for constant climatic conditions, while just under 100 test rigs facilitate R&D with a decided practical edge.

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