Organized by the Ministry of Education and Research, the 25th edition of the Science Festival will be hosted at Manoir Pîtres, for its official launch on October 10th, 2016.
Subsidiary of Manoir Industries, Manoir Pîtres, turning 100 years in 2017, is a metallurgy expert and global leader in the manufacturing of sand and centrifugally cast components in high performance alloys. A position that strives Manoir Industries to invest and develop in new materials and production processes to provide innovative solutions to its customers.
Over one hundred visitors will discover the design and manufacturing processes of Manoir Pîtres: centrifugation and static foundry and associated NDT’s, the offered services of Manoir AlloyServices® and especially welding, and its metallurgical expertise.
The Research & Development department of Manoir Pîtres has decided to participate to the effort of restoring metallurgy and its renewal to a strategic position, as decided by state authorities, by entering in a partnership with the Materials Physic Group (MPG). The goal of this project is to provide, check and develop new solutions to meet extreme conditions in operation and minimize the environment impact.
Investments, innovation capacity and a differentiation strategy enabled Manoir Pîtres to recruit about hundred people during the last three years. Customized training in welding, machining and industrial radiography are implemented in partnership with the Normandy Region, the local Job Center and the Welding Institute of Gonfreville.
The ‘’Fête de la Science’’ will be for Manoir Industries and Manoir Pîtres, the opportunity to promote the scientific and industrial research in the Haute-Normandie area.
Manoir Industries, an international metal processing casting and forging group, develops proprietary alloys and manufactures high performance metal components molded and forged for the petrochemical, nuclear, oil extraction, civil engineering, energy, defense and construction markets. The solid expertise reputation has driven sustainable position through the worldwide industry and its customers.