Neo-ecology through innovative paper technology

Reduce CO2 footprint with recycled carbon fibers from our wetlaid plant


Design goes Casting

Casting technology and additive manufacturing for furniture and interiors in a collaborative project between the University of Applied Sciences Munich and researchers at Fraunhofer IGCV


White Paper AM

Exploiting the untapped potential of additive manufacturing: White Paper »An Additive Manufacturing Breakthrough: A How-to Guide for Scaling and Overcoming Key Challenges«


New research location for the Augsburg AI Production Network

Augsburg AI production network receives new research facilities


Fraunhofer IGCV cooperates with GE and voxeljet

Research partnership to develop the world's largest sand 3D printer for offshore wind turbines.



Solidarity with Ukraine

The Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft strongly condemns Russia's belligerent actions against Ukraine. Our solidarity goes out to all those affected and to all those who reject and condemn this war.


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Engineering. Production. Multi-material solutions

Cooperation with Fraunhofer IGCV

Join uns! Together we can create the future of efficient engineering, networked production and intelligent multi-material solutions.   

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Reference Projects

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Locations and Directions

Augsburg location

Am Technologiezentrum 2
D-86159 Augsburg

Am Technologiezentrum 10
D-86159 Augsburg


Garching location
(near Munich)

Lichtenbergstraße 15
D-85748 Garching  


Fraunhofer Institute for Casting, Composite and Processing Technology IGCV


Prof. Dr.-Ing. Klaus Drechsler

Director (executive)


Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfram Volk



Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rüdiger Daub



Phone +49 (0) 821 90678 - 0



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