Bayer Technology Services is a major driver of innovation for the subgroups in the areas of technology development, engineering and production. All Bayer subgroups work closely with this service company worldwide on technology solutions, particularly in the fields of process technology, engineering, and the safe and efficient operation of production facilities.
Together with the subgroups, Technology Services is developing process technology, biotechnology and systems biology platforms to support the research, development and production of new products and applications – with a deliberate focus on open innovation. Development activities at the invite research center, a collaborative venture with Dortmund Technical University, include work on new flexible, modular production concepts. At the Joint Research Center on Computational Biomedicine, a collaboration with rwth Aachen, computer-based models and methods for investigating key biological mechanisms are researched and developed for clinical use together with Aachen University Hospital.