TPI offers 2500 sq.m of assembly and testing halls, equipped with travelling cranes (up to 20 tons) and pits allowing the assembly and testing of large equipment.
3 assembly and testing halls located on Saint-Paul lez Durance, next to Cadarache and ITER, separated by partitions, in which TPI and its customers teams can work in optimal conditions. Each assembly hall is equipped with its dedicated handling means.
TPI offers 3 pits in Saint-Paul-lez-Durance, allowing to assemble and test all types of mechanical assemblies, test loops or diverse special-purpose tools.
- 1 waterproof stainless steel lined pit, 6m deep, 3.5m in diameter, total hook height 13m (5t max. load) => Offers underwater test possibilities
- 1 concrete pit, 6m deep, 5,5m in diameter, total hook height 14m (5t max. load)
- 1 concrete pit, 6m deep, 2,7m in diameter, hook height 14m (20t max. load)
A clean room, located in les Pennes Mirabeau, with filtered air conditioning is dedicated to the assembly and the testing of sensitive mechanisms.
In this clean room submarine reactor control rods mechanisms are assembled and tested.