SW_3SA

Call number
16
Smart Structures for Space Applications
2016-2019
Axes stratégique
Composites & Processes
Space Applications & Systems / Drones
Industries

SONACA (leader)
THALES ALENIA SPACE BELGIUM
JD’C INNOVATION

Research bodies

SIRRIS
UMONS

Total budget

2,3 M€

Project type
R&D

The project aims at the development of new concepts of smart panels for Space applications. 

The objective is to simplify satellites structures manufacturing by integrating new functionalities within the panels: this should result in cost reduction in assembly phase as well as weight saving. 

The project’s consortium integrates an equipment manufacturer, a structures design specialist as well as a structures manufacturer. Putting all competencies together will lead to new and innovative concepts for future products with strong competitive edges on the market. 
 

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