Production and Supply of Services

Production and Supply of Services

A scarcity of raw materials, a shortage of qualified workers, competitive pressure – these are only a few of the challenges manufacturers face. Researchers are working on energy- and resource-efficient processes for tomorrow’s manufacturing. 

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Fraunhofer Group for Production

The Fraunhofer Group for Production VP is a cooperative venture by a number of Fraunhofer Institutes, created with the aim of collaborating on production-oriented research and development in order to be able to offer customers in the manufacturing, commercial and service sectors comprehensive single-source solutions derived from the pooling of the wide-ranging expertise and experience of the individual institutes.

E³ Research Factory in Chemnitz

German federal Minister of Education and Research opens the first E3-Research Factory in Chemnitz.

Lighthouse Project "E³-Production"

The E³-Factory represents concepts and technologies of future manufacturing, aiming to be energy- and resource-efficient, in a primarily emissions-neutral factory, with the ergonomic integration of humans into the production processes.