With 100 product innovations annually, a research and development quota of 7 percent of turnover and 2,900 patents worldwide, Festo constantly focuses on success and competitiveness – in other words, on the future of the customer.
Inspired by nature
Learning from nature: In our Bionic Learning Network, the principles of nature provide us with new insights for technology and industrial applications.
Contactless movement of hovering objects
Whether linear or rotating – SupraMotion 2.0 shows how hovering objects can be transported and handled. In all directions and positions as well as in sealed spaces.
Production systems of the future
Festo views 'Industry 4.0' from various perspectives, and is conducting research on new solutions and technologies together with partners from business and science.
Research: knowledge provides the competitive edge
Whether it be force amplification in assembly or innovative gripper technologies – the production and working worlds of the future are at the focus of research at Festo.
Enter the world of bionics: from its natural model to the technical basic principle, the bionics adaptation to industrial application.