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Project Partners

The research project "SimCAT" unites German machine tool manufacturers, component suppliers, software developers and research institutions. They are:

Index-Werke GmbH & Co. KG Hahn & Tessky, Esslingen (Machine tool manufacturer)
Gebr. Heller Maschinenfabrik GmbH, Nürtingen
(Machine tool manufacturer)
Bosch Rexroth AG Linear Motion and Assembly Technologies, Schweinfurt (Component supplier of ball screw drives and rail guides)
Siemens AG, Automation and Drives, Motion Control Systems, Erlangen (System supplier for automation and actuation technologies for machine tools and production facilities)
INTES Ingenieurgesellschaft für Technische Software mbH, Stuttgart (Developer of finite element software)
FE-Design GmbH, Karlsruhe (Developer of software and engineering services in structural optimization)
dynardo Dynamic Software and Engineering, Weimar (Developer of software for multidisciplinary optimization)
Institute for Control Engineering of Machine Tools and Manufacturing Units, Stuttgart University
ZFS — Zentrum Fertigungstechnik Stuttgart (Center of Production Engineering), Universität Stuttgart
Co-partner of ISW
wbk Institute for Production Science
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
Institut of Machine Design, Karlsruhe University
Co-partner of wbk