Prof. Dr. Hanno Friedrich - Projects | KLU

Professor Hanno Friedrich, Assistant Professor of Freight Transportation


Research Projects

2013 - 2015

SEAK: decision support for food supply shortfalls - quantitative modelling of the food supply in Germany, funding: BMBF, partner: TU Darmstadt, KIT, 4flow AG,


FCD: Utilisation of floating car data for freight transport modelling, funding: HOLM, partner: TU Wuppertal, TU Darmstadt.

2011 - 2014

Dynamo PLV: dynamic and seamless integration of production, logistics and traffic, funding: State of Hesse (LOEWE-Project), partner: TU Darmstadt and EBS, role: head of commercial transport sub-project,

2010 - 2011

RM-LOG: risk-management strategies in infrastructure and logistics networks from a business and macroeconomic perspective, funding: BMBF, partner: TU Berlin, KIT Karlsruhe, 4flow AG and Kühne & Nagel

2008 - 2010

Logotakt: technologies and processes for robust and synchronised logistics networks, funding: BMWI, partner: KIT, LOCOM, PTV, Volkswagen, DB Schenker, Bosch

Consulting Projects


Analysis and optimization of the distribution network of a German fresh food producer (Germany, 2 months).


Market-volume estimation for the transportation and storage of dangerous goods in Germany, (Germany, several days).

2009 - 2010

Benefit assessment of an ERP implementation for a German food retailer (Germany, 6 months).

2005 - 2006

Improvement of IT cost and performance for a European bank (Germany, 5 months).


IT organization and IT governance development for an international bank in a post-merger situation (USA and Switzerland, 6 months).


Concept development for a performance management system for a German institution in the public sector (Germany, 3 months).


IT strategy development and IT post-merger management for an international logistics company, in particular development of a harmonised process model in logistics for future IT support (USA and Germany, 8 months).


Improvement of IT costs and performance for a European retailer, especially in the area of cashpoint and logistics systems (Germany, 4 months).


Feasibility study for a shared service centre for an international electronics company (Germany, 3-month summer internship).


Prof. Dr. Hanno Friedrich

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