Dipl.-Wirt.-Ing. Matthias Dannapfel
Chief Engineer
Cluster Produktionstechnik 3A 432
Tel.: +49 241 80-26264
Fax: +49 241 80-626264


Prof. Dr.-Ing. Peter Burggräf
Cluster Produktionstechnik 3A 432
Tel.: +49 241 80-25336


Factory Planning


The Factory Planning Department researches topics of factory, plant structure and assembly planning and supports manufacturing companies in achieving their goals in the couse of consulting and planning projects.

Are you interested in any of our topics? Please see our competencies below and contact us for any further questions:  



Based on our experiences from various consulting and research projects the WZL advices industrial companies. more...




Comprehensive innovation power is an essential factor for competitiveness and long-term business success. more...



Events and Seminars

Our events: Advanced training for professionals and executive managers. Please note that they are mainly in German. more...



Work Groups

With our Work Groups we enable networking between professionals and operating managers of various companies. We organize plant visits at manufacturing industry companies and regularly address innovative topics. more...




Here you can find an overview of the department's publications and conference contributions. more...



Acedemic works

Here interested students find an overview of available Bachelor and Master Thesis topics. Please note that our Job ads are in German. more...




We don't just offer challenging assignments with a steep learning curve but also comprise a PhD Thesis beside the projects conducted in our research topics. more...