„innovation is our passion“

Shape Engineering

Elastic Vision

The patented ElasticVision technology stands for the hybrid manufacturing process for the production of ophthalmic lenses – a combination of classical milling technology and 3D printing. 

The Three Significant Advantages

Productivity Increase

through Process Simplification

Cost Reduction

through the increasing of pass rates and waste minimisation

Highest Glazing Quality

through tension-free lenses


In addition to our core competence in hybrid manufacturing technologies, our team has acquired a comprehensive know-how in neighboring and overarching subject areas through further research and development work in recent years. We want to use this expertise to design and implement tailor-made technical solutions for our customers.   

Our Team

„innovation is our passion“ is the guiding principle of Shape Engineering GmbH and emphasizes our efforts for continuous progress. We are specialising in the individualisation of mass products. Our innovative and state-of-the-art technologies allow us to ensure long-term success for our customers. We are an independent and owner-managed company based in Cologne, Germany. Our young and dynamic team works with creativity and commitment to find solutions for the edging process of innovative spectacle lenses.


Shape Engineering GmbH
Gottfried-Hagen-Straße 60-62
51105 Cologne

Representative managing director:
Christian Pöpperl

Telephone: +49 (221) 95817020
E-Mail: info@shape-engineering.de
Registration court: county court Cologne
Registration number: HRB 90395
Value added tax identification number according to § 27a UStG: DE311719628
Responsible for contents: Christian Pöpperl (address see above

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