Smart Manufacturing Network live

At Hannover Messe 2017, we bring networked technologies to life. Visit us in Hall 2, Booth C22 and in Hall 17, Booth C18

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Fraunhofer High Performance Center "Networked, adaptive Production"

R&D for Industry 4.0 in Energy, Mobility, and Life Sciences

Opening of the Fraunhofer Project Center at University of Twente

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Life Sciences Engineering

Bioprinted 3D-scaffolds to support osseointegration of implants

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Integrated solutions for production


Industries - Technologies - Products

In our business units we use the wide expertise of our departments and provide comprehensive solutions to our customers.



We encounter production trends such as industry 4.0 or additive manufacturing with a consistently connection of technology and process kow-how, adaptive processes and process chains as well as a a profound technology understanding for the high-performance production.

Fraunhofer Institute for Production Technology IPT

Steinbachstr. 17, 52074 Aachen, Germany

Phone +49 241 8904-0
Fax +49 241 8904-198

Networks of Knowledge

On our front the "Networks of Knowledge" art symbolizes important aspects of cooperation with our partners in science and industrie.

Worldwide Cooperations

Aachen ist leading center of excellence for production technology. We cooperate at many other locations all over the world.

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