Production of the 7series in the BMW plant Dingolfing
The fascinating power of production
The BMW Plant in
Dingolfing: Flexible manufacture of automobiles at its finest.
From the steel
roll to the body-in-white.
Throwing a glance
Customized for the
superior comfort – The production of seats exemplified.
Punctual, prompt, appropriate.
The BMW Plant in
Dingolfing: A survey – Milestones on the way to success.
General conspectus: Pictures from
the BMW Plant in Dingolfing
All shown pictures can be enlarged in clicking on the pictures.
Measurement of the 7series side frame (left pic)
State of the art measurement
technology in use with the BMW 7series (right pic)
Fully automated robot station doing adhesive and welding operations to
connect the side frame with the body shell (left)
fully automatic tool change,
industrial robot body in white production (right)
clinching of the inner panel front lid
state of the art inline
measurement technic with infrared and laser tools (right pic)
Pretreatment of the 7series body shell prior to the painting process -
dipping the body shell into one of twelve dip-basins (left pic)
Latest pretreatment technology of body shells prior to the painting process
- the 7series body shell rotates around his vertical axis once per dip-basin
Cleaning of the 7series body shell prior to the painting process - flowing
off the flooded sections of the body shell in one of twelve dip-basins (left pic)
Fully automatic application of powder clear coat (right pic)
Fully automatic application of the base coat with high-speed rotation tools (left
7series in the infrared drying cabin (right pic)
Visual and measurement tools equipped quality checking of the painted
surface (left pic)
Filigreed architecture at the finish zone in the body shop (right pic)
Swivel assembly helps doing all operations in an ergonomically optimized way
Assembly of the 7series gearshift module, assembly line (right pic)
Assembly of the center console including iDrive-Controller and seat controls
Seat assembly with technical assistance tool (right pic)
The so-called "marriage" - half automatic installation of the 7series
the selection of leather is optimised by Laser templates
ergonomically optimised working places, seat assembly (right)