- At the basis of the R&D activity: “Technological bricks” i.e. technical answers to the market future expectations, to regulatory evolution, to operating pressures, or to an economic environment.
- The “technological brick” is included into a concept or proposed to a customer in the frame of a project under development.
- Once approved technically, the next step is to make sure that the breakthroughs are acceptable by the customer.
- Then, the concept is adapted to the customer’s expectations through joint working sessions.
In this scope, STX France is able to unveil concept ships on its different markets, as it was with Defendseas on the navy market and Ulysseas on the cruise market.