Assembly

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.

Assembly Halls 

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.

 

 

 

Pits

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.

 

Hall 1 of the site St. Paul lez durance

Exterior view of hall 2 and 3 of the site of St Paul lez Durance

Hall 2 of the site St Paul lez Durance with tools for welding

Hall 2 of site St. Paul lez durance with test assembly

  • Hall 1 of the site St. Paul lez durance
  • Exterior view of hall 2 and 3 of the site of St Paul lez Durance
  • Hall 2 of the site St Paul lez Durance with tools for welding
  • Hall 2 of site St. Paul lez durance with test assembly

Test in the waterproof pit of the site of St Paul lez Durance

Equipment in the pit 2 of the site St. Paul lez durance

Test loop in the pit 2 of the site St Paul lez durance

Installation in watreproof pit of site St Paul lez durance

  • Test in the waterproof pit of the site of St Paul lez Durance
  • Equipment in the pit 2 of the site St. Paul lez durance
  • Test loop in the pit 2 of the site St Paul lez durance
  • Installation in watreproof pit of site St Paul lez durance

Salle propre

Services

TPI provides many local services in its Saint-Paul-lez-Durance unit, next to CEA Cadarache and ITER.

  • On-site interventions (by CEFRI cat. B personel)
  • Emergency machining
  • Installation troubleshooting
  • Repair of mechanical assemblies
  • Commissioning, setting up and adjustments
  • Sensitive cabling and wiring

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Breakdown Service

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