PRINCIPIA offers to the industry top class services from expertise to the asset owners, to the conception and basic design of high value systems, all these services being fed by a constant R&D effort since its creation in 1981.
We have made sustainable development the keystone of our industrial strategy with the ambition of achieving growth that is profitable, socially responsible and respectful of the environment.
Thanks to our specificities we guarantee safe and cost effective solutions to our top class customers by providing:
- Innovative engineering concepts driven by a constant costumer approach.
- The Integration at the conception stage of the operating constraints.
- An industrial neutrality.
- The adaptability, reactivity and creativity of the engineering staff and experts.
- The capability to take the entire responsibility of conceptual engineering or detail design packages of large EPCI projects
Key Facts & Figures
Deeplines software acquisition
Valling naval architecture company in Denmark to design supply boats
Sale of PAPE Share (Swiber group)
Creation of PRINCIPIA Asia (KL) (Asia operational Hub)
Creation of PRINCIPIA North (Denmark)
New shareholders. 1/3 DCNS - 1/3 Oil & Gaz independent investors - 1/3 Principia management team.
PRINCIPIA RD buys ALSTOMS's shares in PRINCIPIA MARINE and becomes the only one shareholder - AREVA TA buy DORIS shares (AREVA TA own 75 % of shares)
Acquisition of 100% of OPEN CASCADE (Software company) and its Russian subsidiary (100%), held hitherto by EADS-MATRADATAVISION.
September 2002 : Principia R & D relocates and installs its headquarters and more than 60 engineers in La Ciotat
Creation of PRINCIPIA MARINE, in Nantes held by PRINCIPIA RD and Alstom (LES CHANTIERS DE L'ATLANTIQUE) integrating all activities of the Navy Construction Research Institute (IRCN): Civil and militaries Naval skill in hull structure, propulsion and Marine engineering
Acquisition of a share in the IFP (FRENCH PETROLEUM INSTITUTE)
Acquisition of a share (33%) in OCEANIDE, operator of test tank facilities.
Creation of the company PRINCIPIA RD with engineers coming from French Petroleum Institute