Competent. Customized. Sustainable.

The future of manufacturing is all about digitalization and flexibility. Whether you are a global corporation or a medium-sized regional company: Fraunhofer IPK is your research and development partner on the path to digital transformation. We impart technical knowledge in the field of production technology and develop methods to improve the management of organizations, services and production as well as quality and environmental management. Rapid technology transfer is one of the main objectives of our work. To this end, we offer a wide range of services, including both detailed and system solutions.

Research Services

When it comes to securing your technological leadership, we are the research partner at your side. We support you with our many years of experience and a broad range of services.


Offers for SME

With our networks in industry and science and our experience in the acquisition of funding, we offer you access to top German and international research.

International Cooperations

Through our worldwide network, we can access international expertise and open up new markets for production know-how made in Germany.

Berlin Center for Digital Transformation

Develop and test technologies and solutions for the fields of production, mobility and health with the four Berlin Fraunhofer Institutes.


Benefit from our close cooperation with two renowned Berlin research institutions, from the services of our supporting organization and from our international network.