Presentation: Efectis has a 70 years long expertise in terms of fire tests and methodologies and fire safety engineering. Over 270 employees, on 20 sites across 4 countries conduct fire tests and fire safety engineering studies. Over 3000 tests were conducted in 2020 only.   Role in the project: Efectis assists the tasks dedicated to […]

Politechnika Wrocławska

Presentation: Politechnika Wrocławska (Wrocław University of Science and Technology, WUST) is a Polish university with long-lasting experience in the area of verification and certification of pressure vessels. Apart from the endurance hydraulic tests, which are realized according to the requirements of various RCS, Politechnika Wrocławska is strongly involved in the R&D processes of the newly […]


Presentation: Arkema is a world expert in chemistry providing a new patented compound for the matrix of the carbon fiber tape. Arkema has also an expertise in tape manufacturing to optimise a patented new cost-efficient tape technology and expertise in chemistry to provide a fire-retardant TP composite solution for substituting the metal protection of the […]


Presentation: Covess has developed and patented its own manufacturing process to produce liner-less pressure vessels.  The Belgian SME, located in Sint-Truiden, has extensive expertise and methods of production and testing, especially in the hydrogen sector. Role in the project: Covess manufactures the optimized Type V cylinders for hydrogen application in strong collaboration with Arkema, Pprime and […]

Pprime Institute

Presentation: Pprime (or P’ or Pprime Institute) is a French joint laboratory hosted at the French CNRS research centre and located in Poitiers. The laboratory is affiliated with the University of Poitiers (UP) and the ENSMA, a school of mechanics and aeronautics engineering. Pprime has deep expertise in the field of thermomechanical material characterization (TGA, […]


Presentation: Envitest is a company specialized in leak testing, burst testing and high-pressure technology of different components from all kinds of industry to provide safe and efficient tests.   Role in the project: In the project, Envitest carries out the testing of hydrogen vessels. Envitest has developed experience in this field by bringing together high-pressure […]


Presentation: SEGULA Technologies is a global engineering group that contributes to increasing competitiveness in all major industries: automotive, aerospace and defence, energy, rail, marine, pharmaceutical and petrochemical industries. The Group operates in more than 30 countries with 140 offices worldwide and maintains close customer relationships thanks to the expertise of more than 12,000 employees. As […]