The Bosch Group is a leading global supplier of technology and services. It employs roughly 395,000 associates worldwide. The company generated sales of 71.5 billion euros in 2020. Its operations are divided into four business sectors: Mobility Solutions, Industrial Technology, Consumer Goods, and Energy and Building Technology. The Bosch Group’s strategic objective is to facilitate connected living with products and solutions that either contain artificial intelligence (AI) or have been developed or manufactured with its help. Bosch improves quality of life worldwide with products and services that are innovative and spark enthusiasm. In short, Bosch creates technology that is “Invented for life.” The Bosch Group comprises Robert Bosch GmbH and its roughly 440 subsidiary and regional companies in some 60 countries. Including sales and service partners, Bosch’s global manufacturing, engineering, and sales network covers nearly every country in the world. With its more than 400 locations worldwide, the Bosch Group has been carbon neutral since the first quarter of 2020. The basis for the company’s future growth is its innovative strength. At 129 locations across the globe, Bosch employs some 73,000 associates in research and development, of which nearly 34,000 are software engineers.
Main role in the project
Bosch will lead the WP5 devoted to the body scan prototype construction. Bosch will take part actively in the definition of the characteristics, functionalities, and shape of the body scan, providing their know-how and putting at the project disposal the Bosch facilities, technical means and prototype shop located in Madrid (Spain). Bosch group owns a hospital in Stuttgart (Germany), the Robert Bosch Krankenhaus founded in 1936 and owns different clinics across Europe. Bosch will be the main responsible partner in scanner manufacturing.