The ICM is a high-performance Saxonian research institute which stands for innovations and system solutions in the field of mechanical and plant engineering. Since 1992, the non-profit institute supports especially small and medium sized enterprises within the realisation of their exceedingly influential ideas as a competent partner. Thus, it ensures the entrepreneurial success and growth in Saxony and even Germany.
The institute solves prior-ranking application-oriented tasks, synthesises networks of industrial partners, research and politics, bundles their competencies and therefore strengthens the field of mechanical and plant engineering. Coming from ideas and approach of the partners, forward-looking and market-oriented technologies and products are developed within the scope of preliminary research to the practical implementation. Using the targeted transfer of scientific work results into SMEs, their sustainable economic exploitation is realised and ensured.