Research for practice is the central task of the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft. Founded in 1949, the research organization currently has 74 institutes and research establishments conducting application-oriented research for the benefit of industry and society. About 28,000 employees work on the annual research volume of 2.8 billion euros. As the oldest and only Fraunhofer Institute for Production Technology in Berlin, our research and development work contributes to the competitiveness of the region, Germany and Europe. We work closely with other institutes within the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft.
The Fraunhofer Group for Production is a cooperation of Fraunhofer Institutes with a similar research focus. By bundling our expertise and experience, we can offer our customers from industry, commerce and industry comprehensive, holistic solutions from a single source.
We cooperate with our partner institutes in various Fraunhofer alliances in order to offer you comprehensive know-how for application-related problem solutions that go beyond our own research area: