München, Germany

Hall 11, Stand A25


Fraunhofer is Europe’s largest application-oriented research organization. Our research efforts are geared entirely to people’s needs: health, security, communication, energy and the environment. As a result, the work undertaken by our researchers and developers has a significant impact on people’s lives. We are creative. We shape technology. We design products. We improve methods and techniques. We open up new vistas. In short, we forge the future.

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The Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft is the leading organization for applied research in Europe. Its research activities are conducted by 72 institutes and research units at locations throughout Germany. The Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft employs a staff of more than 25,000, who work with an annual research budget totaling 2.3 billion euros. Of this sum, almost 2 billion euros is generated through contract research. Around 70 percent of the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft’s contract research revenue is derived from contracts with industry and from publicly financed research projects. International collaborations with excellent research partners and innovative companies around the world ensure direct access to regions of the greatest importance to present and future scientific progress and economic development.

EuroBLECH Product Categories

  • Separation technology
  • Forming technology
  • Tool technology for sheet metal/plate working
  • Process control and quality assurance

Contact Details

Hansastraße 27c
80686 München




Press Releases

All press releases for Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft are listed in chronological order and can be downloaded as PDF or Word files.

23rd October 2018
Kompaktes, kostengünstiges Lasermodul zur Blechbearbeitung in kleinen und mittleren Unternehmen
Download full press release (79.5 KB)

22nd October 2018
Die Zukunft der Blechbearbeitung: Umformen 4.0 und Automobilproduktion in Stückzahl eins
Download full press release (247.3 KB)

22nd October 2018
The future of sheet metal processing: Forming 4.0 and automotive production of one piece
Download full press release (240.6 KB)

17th October 2018
Robotergestütztes Sensorsystem zur Qualitätssicherung pressgehärteter Bauteile
Download full press release (234.6 KB)

17th October 2018
Robot-assisted sensor system for quality assurance of presshardened components
Download full press release (234.3 KB)

30th August 2018
Take five: Aachener Laser-Projekte auf der EuroBLECH 2018
Download full press release (261.9 KB)

30th August 2018
Take Five: Aachen Laser Projects at EuroBLECH 2018
Download full press release (261.6 KB)

Contact Details

Joachim Riegel
Steinbachstraße 17
52074 Aachen

Tel: +49 241 8904-360
Fax: +49 241 8904-6360




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