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  • expertise4innovations
  • Patrick Holland-Moritz
Additive Layer Manufacturing: A Revolution in 3D © Wolfram Schroll

Additive Layer Manufacturing: A Revolution in 3D

3D printers have triggered a new industrial revolution, enabling companies to manufacture complex components more easily and at a lower cost than ever before. At the same time, the process opens up new options for lightweight construction techniques. Car manufacturers, Formula 1, and many other sectors are already making use of this technology, and in the aviation industry, entire engine parts and fuselage sections are made by 3D printing.

  • Success-Stories
  • Kevin Czibor
Introduction of Statistical Process Control (SPC) at Airbus’s Structural Assembly Facility in Hamburg © AIRBUS 2017 - photo by H. Goussé / master films

Introduction of Statistical Process Control (SPC) at Airbus’s Structural Assembly Facility in Hamburg

Kevin Czibor uses his expertise to support Airbus’s quality management operations at their Hamburg facility on a daily basis. His goal is to develop a process approach for the introduction of statistical process control and optimisation (SPC) with general application across the structural assembly of the A330. Section 16, Assembly Location 601, serves as the pilot project in this regard.

  • Icons of Industry
  • Melanie Balfanz
Bertha Benz – the inspirational woman who paved the way for the automotive industry © Daimler.com

Bertha Benz – the inspirational woman who paved the way for the automotive industry

Her spectacular endurance journey, all the way from Mannheim to Pforzheim, not only helped the automobile to achieve a breakthrough: it made the entire process of innovation possible thanks to her courage, determination and idealism. Without her gift for business and her support, her husband, Carl Benz, would probably never have achieved the social and economic rewards that his invention brought him.

  • ARTS Expertise
  • Aileen Kreibich
Maintaining Work-Life Balance © unsplash, Julia Caesar

Maintaining Work-Life Balance

Company measures help to reinforce the balance between work and leisure time – What every employee should take into consideration, and how businesses should adapt to face the future.

  • Industry Innovation
  • Patrick Holland-Moritz
Autoclaves in industry: turning up the pressure © Wolfram Schroll

Autoclaves in industry: turning up the pressure

What do aircraft, racing cars, food and medical applications all have in common? The answer is the autoclave. These specialist devices play a major role in many different industry sectors and we explain how they work, why they are used, and what their name means.