OstWestfalenLippe (EastWestphaliaLippe): High-Performance Region for Mechanical Engineering.
The innovation network OWL MASCHINENBAU is to strengthen the economic and technological performance of the mechanical engineering region OstWestfalenLippe in international competition.
With 300 companies and more than 40.000 employees mechanical engineering is one of the long-lived core competences in the region.
The trade, which mainly consists of medium-sized enterprises, meets the challenges of increasing globalisation and accelerated technological change with new kinds of co-operation.
Via close networking of companies, universities and value-adding partners OstWestfalenLippe maintains its position as a leading mechanical engineering region in Europe.