Hanover Trade Fair 2020

Press Releases


Condition monitoring and data analysis in the cloud

At the Hannover Messe Preview on February 12, 2020, researchers from the Fraunhofer Institute for Production Systems and Design Technology IPK will be showing just what is possible when sensor technology is
connected to a cloud platform.


New hearts for fuel cells

At the Fraunhofer Institute for Machine Tools and Forming Technology IWU, researchers are developing advanced technology for manufacturing fuel cell engines with the aim of facilitating their fast and cost-effective
serial production.


Additively manufactured rocket engine features an aerospike nozzle for microlaunchers

Researchers at the Fraunhofer Institute for Material and Beam Technology IWS in Dresden and TU Dresden’s aerospace experts developed an additively manufactured rocket engine with an aerospike nozzle for microlaunchers.


HERMES AWARD 2020 – The Nominated Solutions Have Been Determined

The three companies nominated for the HERMES AWARD 2020 have been determined. The independent jury, chaired by Prof. Dr. Reimund Neugebauer, President of the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft, decided on the companies Friedhelm Loh Group, Schneider Electric and Trumpf Werkzeugmaschinen (listed in alphabetical order). The announcement of the winner and the award ceremony will take place as part of the HANNOVER MESSE digital event on 14 July 2020.