Research& Innovation A vision of the futur

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Research & Innovation

Research & Innovation is the DNA of Loiretech.

 

 

 

 

Loiretech is strongly involved in European R&D project with an annual budget equal to 7% of the company turnover.

 This mind state has allowed a fast evolution durign thelast 10 years and being recognized a world leader on manufacturing innovative technologies.

 

Loiretech current implication in European collaborative projects :

 

  • Integradde : Fabrication additive métallique pour la production de peaux de moules INVAR. Intelligent data-driven pipeline for the manufacturing of certified metal parts through Direct Energy Deposition process
  • SimuTool : H2020 project to develop microwave fast curing technology for composites
  • Flex : Cleansky project to answer the need of flexible curing tooling

 

 

Product Innovation

 

Composite propeller.

Composite blades innovation at Loiretech :

- Ship propellers : FABHELI project

- Tidal turbine blades : HOBIT project

Process innovation for Part manufacturing

 

- Out of autoclave process

- Automated preforming

- Thermoplastic composites parts manufacturing

- Assembly of thermoplastics

Process innovation for Tooling manufacturing

 

 

- Composite additive manufacturing : Faramir project.