Laboratory for Additive Manufacturing (AMLab)

A cooperation between Fraunhofer IGCV and the Institute for Machine Tools and Industrial Management (iwb) of the Technical University of Munich to conduct research on various additive manufacturing processes.


  • Process chain analysis
  • Structure and process simulation

Measuring and testing technology

  • Measurement technology for process chain analysis
  • Mechanical tests
  • Thermal, chemical and optical analysis
  • NDT measurement systems


Equipment at the location utg/TUM

Training factory for networked production

  • Demonstration platform for industry 4.0 (prototype transmission production)
  • Cyber physical production system
  • Networking of production processes

Production engineering

  • Additive Manufacturing
  • CFRP manufacturing processes
  • Recycling and treatment processes

Green Factory Bavaria (GFB)

Various plants and equipment in the fields of additive production, cleaning, packaging technology as well as measurement and control technology.

Packaging pilot plant

  • Increasing the flexibility of packaging processes
  • Flexible thermoforming/sealing tools
  • Adaptive production machines
  • Energy measurements for transparency




  • Cooperative assembly
  • Human-Robot Interaction
  • Human-Robot Cooperation
  • Real time simulation

Handling pilot plant

  • Flexible gripping and clamping systems
  • Adaptive transport systems
  • Innovative control solutions
  • Simplified machine interaction

Fiber Placement Center

Development and design solutions for innovative fiber placement technologies