Technological Center CANOE

The Nouvelle Aquitaine technological center for Composites and Advanced Materials

CANOE cooperates with small- and middle sized enterprises (SME) as well as with large companies from the field of composite technologies and advanced materials. Founded in 2008 by the regional council of the Nouvelle Aquitaine region, CANOE is equipped with pilot plants for the production of prototypes and pre-series at pilot scale.

Key figures


Engineers & Technicians


SME supported


of budget invested in R&D

3 sites in the Nouvelle Aquitaine region

CANOE both creates R&D contracts and participates in more than 15 cooperative national and European projects. CANOE reinvests more than 20% of its revenue in internal research and development in order to constantly improve its technology level. CANOE is located in multiple sites to collaborate within short distances with local industrial partners.