Autonomous, self-navigating robot platform designed for NDT sensor systems

Hollow Axles Inspection System

Hollow axles inspection at railway axles with longitudinal bore hole

Component Inspection Using Augmented Reality

Inspection of components, parts or large surface by means of augmented reality


Sensor system for corrosion inspection of poles

Residual Stess Inspection by Means of 3MA

3MA inspection system for residual stress measurement

BetoFlux - Concrete Inspection

BetoFlux System for Wireless Concrete Inspection

Data Analytics and Sensor Systems along the Product Life Cycle - Quality Assurance for Industry 4.0

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Nondestructive monitoring along the product life cycle for reliable products

As an internationally renowned R&D center for nondestructive testing methods (NDT) Fraunhofer IZFP does research and development work for nondestructive monitoring in the field of materials, component, and product characterization. The institute develops industrial-grade high-performance system solutions to prototype and series maturity, covering the entire range of nondestructive inspection methods aligned to industry-specific product life cycles, from which we derive the current challenges our customers and partners face. The institute’s scientists, engineers, and technicians compile application-oriented monitoring solutions to enhance the quality of our customers’ products, starting with process-integrated sensors up to Materials Data Space applications.

Press Releases



Fraunhofer IZFP was labeled BEST OF 2017 - INNOVATIONSPREIS-IT 2017


Press Release / 6.3.2017

Fraunhofer IZFP celebrates 45 years in Saarland


Press Release / 9.2.2017

Looking inside materials the smart way


Press Release / 15.12.2016

Permanent Condition Monitoring at the Push of a Button

Upcoming Trade Fairs and Events


Conference, Otzenhausen, 23.-26.03.2017

4. Archäologentage Otzenhausen


Trade Fair, Hanover, 24.-28.04.2017

Hannover Messe

From individual components to the complete intelligent factory, as well as topical trends such as energy efficiency, lightweight construction and additive manufacturing – at HANNOVER MESSE you’ll get a complete picture of the industrial value-adding chain under one roof - in Hannover and worldwide.


You can find us in hall 2, booth C22!


Trade Fair, Stuttgart, 9.-12.5.2017

31. CONTROL - Quality Makes the Difference

As the world’s leading trade fair for quality assurance, Control brings together users from all over the world with the international market leaders and innovative suppliers of all QA related technologies, products, subsystems and complete solutions in hard and software.


You can find us in hall 6, booth 6302!



International trade fairs are the place to discover trends and trendsetting developments concerning the entire field of nondestructive monitoring. Here you learn about the fairs you can meet our experts to find application-oriented, individual solutions.


Campus E 3.1

66123 Saarbrücken


Phone +49 681-9302-0

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