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Research and Development

The Earlier, the Better

Digital twins can help track and reduce the carbon footprint of products along their life cycle. The data shows: The biggest leverage can be achieved at the very start.

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Current Issue FUTUR 2/2021: Carbon-neutral Production


Research and Development

Climate-neutral – But How?

Climate change presents industry with a major challenge: How can  greenhouse gases be reduced in an economically viable way?


Research and Development

The Digital Thread into Space

Staying competitive in space is only possible with sustainable and economical launch vehicles.


Machine Portrait

Additive, Creative, Alternative

Processing biopolymers for industrial purposes is a demanding task.  Fraunhofer IPK has the necessary equipment.



The City of Tomorrow

Gudrun Sack, Managing Director of Tegel Projekt GmbH speaks about Berlin's ambitious showcase project.


Research and Development

On the Dry

The use of cutting fluids is the standard in metalworking. A team at IWF TU Berlin is looking for more environmentally friendly alternatives.


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Hybrid High-Flyers

The future of mobility is (hybrid-)electric – and the aviation sector is no exception. The digital path now needs to be defined in order to fulfill new requirements.


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Innovate to Renovate

Existing buildings are responsible for one third of all CO2 emissions in Germany. In order to renovate them efficiently on the basis of 3D models, the Scangineering process is being adapted.

All our articles from the Carbon-neutral Production issue...

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