Dr.-Ing. Jan-Philipp Prote
Chief Engineer
Cluster Produktionstechnik 3A 446
Tel.: +49 241 80-28210
Fax: +49 241 80-22293


Production Management


The department of production management at WZL supports manufacturing companies through consulting, research, and qualification courses to succesfully shape, plan, and control their production.

For further questions feel free to contact our head of department.  


Experience Industrie 4.0 live

Experience Industrie 4.0 live at our demonstration factory and get to know our Industrie 4.0 approach for manufacturing companies. more...



Industrial Consulting

The department of production management at the WZL support manufacturing companies in projects to make their production more successful. more...




Our research topics focus on the topics of global production, process management and production logistics. more...



Seminars and training

Together with the WZlForum we offer regular seminars on our and other related topics. more...



Studies, benchmarks and work groups

Lern from the best! Benchmarking is a reliable approach to position your company compared to your competitors and to get to know successful business practices. more...




We offer not only a challenging job with a steep learing curve, but also offer the possibility of getting a PhD in one of our fields of research. more...



Scientific works

Interested students can find here an overview of offered potential scientific papers on the following topics: Global production, process management and production logistics. more...




You can find an overview of current studies and publications in scientific journals as well as our conference contributions here.




Please find information about our partners below.



Demonstration factory Aachen

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