Efficient Energy Concepts for the Future

Services in Convergent Infrastructures

Virtual Regional and Structural Development

Using virtual reality technologies to plan urban infrastructures is an innovative approach to responding to urbanization and meeting economic challenges of the future. Current applications include terrain and city visualization, industrial park marketing and overhead transmission line planning to expand electrical grids.

Terrain and City Visualizations

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The basis for planning urban infrastructure is to present the urban situation in a visualization of urban areas and terrain, which is as realistic as possible. Such visualizations are ideal for documenting, planning and communicating projects, while involving the affected populace.

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Andreas Höpfner

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M.Sc., Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Andreas Höpfner

Manager, Regional and Structural Development

Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation IFF
Joseph-von-Fraunhofer-Str. 1
39106 Magdeburg, Germany

Phone +49 391 4090-116

Fax +49 391 4090-774

Industrial and Commercial Park Visualizations

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Industrial and commercial parks are a significant marketing factor for many communities and a mainstay of German competitiveness. Virtual interactive 3D representations are an ideal tool for marketing industrial and commercial parks and attracting new investors.

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Andreas Höpfner

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M.Sc., Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Andreas Höpfner

Manager, Regional and Structural Development

Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation IFF
Joseph-von-Fraunhofer-Str. 1
39106 Magdeburg, Germany

Phone +49 391 4090-116

Fax +49 391 4090-774

Virtual Overhead Transmission Route Planning

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Smart expansion of the electric power grid, while guaranteeing supply, protecting the environment and communicating with the public, is essential to securing our standard of living. Virtual overhead transmission route planning based on innovative VR technologies helps achieve this goal.

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Nicole Mencke

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Dipl.-Ing. Nicole Mencke

Logistics and Factory Systems

Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation IFF
Sandtorstr. 22
39106 Magdeburg, Germany

Phone +49 391 4090-147

Fax +49 391 4090-115

Virtual Tool Development

We design virtual environments and develop VR tools modified specifically for your company’s individual needs to optimize your operational performance. Such environments and tools can be used, for instance, to analyze safety compliant with CE or plan material flows more effectively and organize corporate knowledge transfer sustainably.

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Ronny Franke

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Dipl.-Ing. Ronny Franke

Convergent Infrastructures

Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation IFF
Joseph-von-Fraunhofer-Str. 1
39106 Magdeburg, Germany

Phone +49 391 4090-144

Fax +49 391 4090-115

Digital Construction Sites

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Andrea Urbansky

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Dipl.-Ing. Andrea Urbansky

Convergent Infrastructures

Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation IFF
Joseph-von-Fraunhofer-Str. 1
39106 Magdeburg, Germany

Phone +49 391 4090-321

Fax +49 391 4090-93-321