Functional Lightweight Engineering

Leichtbau-Zentrum Sachsen GmbH in Dresden is one of the leading development partners in the field of "function-integrative lightweight system construction in multi-material design". This is based on a cross-material and cross-product solution approach that covers the entire development chain.

LZS GmbH Dresden: Component for a customer in the rail vehicle construction sector (Source: LZS GmbH)

In addition to adapted joining techniques, this also includes smart materials, adaptronic structures and networks with sensors and actuators.

The interdisciplinary development team of engineers and technicians combines expertise in the fields of aviation, automotive and vehicle construction, rail vehicle technology as well as mechanical and plant engineering. The service portfolio ranges from feasibility analysis to design, material characterization, structural and process simulation, prototype production, manufacturing and component testing. Product development is accompanied by certified quality management.

Leichtbau-Zentrum Sachsen GmbH (LZS), Dresden