CRP Technology has officially joined the private space company Orbital Space from the United Arab Emirates as a partner for its Lunaris lunar mission. CRP Technology will manufacture the lunar payloads for the test and mission phase from Windform composite materials.
Orbital Space, founded in 2018, has established itself as a leading private space company in the United Arab Emirates. It focuses on educational space missions and scientific research, putting it at the forefront of commercial space exploration in the Arab Gulf States. The company works with public and private partners to make space accessible to all.
“We continue to forge new partnerships with leading companies in different industries to allow us to achieve our aspirations in making space accessible to all. We are honored to partner with CRP Technology to support our upcoming lunar mission. We believe CRP Technology knowledge and expertise in space qualified materials will bring great value to the mission and contribute to its success – said Dr. Bassam Alfeeli, General Manager of Orbital Space.
“We have gained a lot of experience in the Aerospace sector – Franco Cevolini, CEO and CTO at CRP Technology, shared about the partnership -. Our space qualified Windform industrial 3D printing materials are achieving resounding success and appreciation as they meet the rigid mechanical properties required for space applications. I’m sure we could play a pivotal role in making the Lunaris Moon Mission a reality.”
Mourad Mountassir, co-founder CRP Gulf, added, “We consider the involvement of our mother company CRP Technology a special opportunity. I’m sure that CRP Technology and CRP Gulf will be contribuiting to an epoch-making milestone in the UAE’s space exploration history.”
CRP Technology will provide its industrial 3D printing service by producing functional parts and components for the lunar mission payload using the powder bed fusion process in Windform SLS composites that successfully meet the requirements of space.