Fraunhofer IWU

Fraunhofer Institute for Machine Tools and Forming Technology


As a leading institute for resource-efficient production within the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft we are your scientific research and development partner for the future industries of automobile and mechanical engineering. For more than 20 years, the main focus of our work has been on application-oriented research and development in the field of production technology for the automotive and mechanical engineering sectors. We not only develop intelligent production systems for the manufacturing of car body and powertrain components, but we also optimize their related forming and cutting manufacturing processes.


Dr. Bernhard Müller Sandra Piehler
Nöthnitzer Straße 44
01178 Dresden
Phone +49 351 4772-2136
Fax +49 351 4772-32136
Reichenhainer Straße 88
09126 Chemnitz
Phone +49 371 5397-1465
Fax +49 371 5397-61465