Engineering & Innovation

Silence as strength: Magnetic bearings for computed tomography

The background noise of a computed tomography is often unpleasant. A new magnetic bearing provides relief.

Engineering is part of our DNA

For Engineer's Week 2021, we talked to our engineers about their fascination with innovative technologies and their very personal motivations for becoming engineers.

Fuel cells for powerful underwater propulsion

Our new fuel cells developed by our experts make submarines more powerful and they can remain underwater longer.

“BIM” – When data points the way to the future

"Building Information Modeling" offers full transparency of project information - with 3D visualizations.

High expectations: Himalaya project of thyssenkrupp Steering in China

With the successful implementation of its “Himalaya” line of electrically adjustable steering columns, thyssenkrupp is setting new standards.

Innovative damping systems: How we rethink driving comfort

Hilly, smooth, curvy - with the innovative damping system, the vehicle adapts optimally to the driving situation.

Bye, bye, stimulant!

How we extract the caffeine from the coffee bean: with supercritical carbon dioxide and lots of pressure.

Three technologies for a successful energy turnaround

Before we can look back on a successful energy turnaround, there are still some challenges to be mastered.

Food waste: the pressure is on

In Germany, a whopping 55 kilograms of food per person end up in the garbage can instead of on the table every year.

Innovation in deep-sea fishing

With oXeanpedia we make a small contribution to minimize the impact of fishing on the ecology of the oceans.

The path of green hydrogen

The light H2 molecule could become the key to a successful energy transition. If it is "green".

The submarine revolution

The new lithium-ion battery system can take technology under water to a new level.

Company in transformation

Chief Transformation Officer Ilse Henne talks about the opportunities that come with change.

When a material dream comes true

A startup at thyssenkrupp makes motorcycle fans happy: finally carbon rims with road approval.

International cooperation at thyssenkrupp rothe erde2

Using the advantages of a manufacturing alliance in a global organization: an example from wind energy.

Dream job in the desert

The Yamama cement plant - seen through the eyes of Antony Maria John, Civil Quality Control Engineer.

Worldwide location communication via Smart Glasses

Digital dialog instead of analog business travel: Smart Glasses improve processes and save time and money.

smartform® – enormous potential for cost reduction of complex components

The two-stage deep drawing process enables cost savings between 10 and 15 percent per manufactured part.

Submarine components from 3D printers go into series production

Additive manufacturing bridges the limits of conventional processes. Entire process steps can be eliminated.

Automation in car body construction

In Mühlacker, car body manufacturing takes place in a fully automated production line with up to 220 robots.

Carbon2Chem: when emissions become valuable substances

With our innovative technology Carbon2Chem we convert climate-damaging CO2 into valuable raw materials.

Future-oriented development for the automotive industry with the Modular Research Platform

Traditional vehicle development methods are often too time-consuming. Our MRP provides a solution.