Porsche - Material Technology

Material Technology

It takes the right materials to build the right components. You can rely on us for support when it comes to choosing and developing the right materials for your needs. We’ll give you valuable advice on manufacturing technologies. We will also provide the appropriate surface finish, before testing and analyzing the finished components to ensure that they meet your requirements regarding durability, functionality and appearance.


> Material and manufacturing technology

  • Material selection
  • Forming technology
  • Casting technology (metals)
  • Plastics processing
  • Joining technology
  • Threaded connection technology
  • Materials selection and optimization
  • Corrosion protection concepts
  • Lightweight design concepts

> Material testing

  • Material analyses
  • Metallography
  • Determination of index values
  • Scanning electron microscopy
  • Physical testing procedures

> Operating durability

  • Single- and multi-channel operating-durability tests on components using state-of-the-art testing methods
  • Shortening development times by means of thermoelastic stress analysis on prototype parts similar to series production parts

> Component testing

  • Static and dynamic testing of components
  • Emissions testing
  • Environment simulation
  • Outdoor weathering
  • Anti-corrosive concepts and testing
  • Thermoelastic stress analysis

Technology & Equipment:

> Material labs and testing facilities
> Field testing