With some 10,000 employees and approx. 3.3 billion euros annual turnover, the mechanical engineering and metal processing are among the most important manufacturing industries in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern. These companies possess a high level of innovative power and distinctive skills in production and automation technology as well as process engineering.
The metal and mechanical engineering industries in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern have been closely cooperating for many years with universities, technical colleges and other research institutes in the state. Here innovations and the latest scientific insights do not gather dust in ivory towers, but are instead directly made use of in cooperative projects for practical applications.