(Mobile) Lightweight Solutions from Saxony

Saxony's companies and R&D institutions have outstanding expertise in the field of "lightweight engineering in an efficient material mix". Demanding users of lightweight construction solutions are primarily the mobility sectors, which make their products more economical by reducing their weight.

World's first lightweight metro train called CETROVO - presented at the InnoTrans 2018 trade fair (Source: CG Rail GmbH, Dresden)

More Than 46,000 Potential Business Partners

Since 2004, the Saxony Trade & Invest Corporation (WFS - Wirtschaftsförderung Sachsen GmbH) has been operating an online company database. This database currently contains more than 46,000 entries which are maintained and updated by the companies. It is possible, for example, to search the data records for regions, branches, or turnovers.


Find the right partners for your business success.

Die Firmendatenbank Sachsen zeigt Suchergebnisse au einer Google Maps-Karte an. (Screenshot)


Companies, institutes and networks from Central Germany present themselves in concise short profiles in the Lightweight Engineering Competence Atlas. The spectrum ranges from lightweight construction solutions for the mobility sectors to building materials made of carbon concrete and "slimmed-down" machine components.

Our expert

Dr. André Günther

Dr. André Günther

Industry, Innovation & Marketing

+49-351-2138 242

+49-351-2138 242