Watt&Well is taking part in the construction of the future Ariane 6 European launcher, as part of its cooperation with Airbus Safran Launchers, by creating an electronic sub-assembly. Massy, France, 24 February 2017.
The expertise of a French SMB dedicated to a European-wide project. Founded in 2008, Watt&Well, formerly known as Watt Consulting (until June 2016), continues to widen the scope of skills related to its core business: power electronics. With a highly competitive offer, the company develops reliable products that meet the innovation challenges in demanding environments.Today the company is selected to take part in the challenges of Airbus Safran Launchers projects thanks to its know-how and ability to meet its commitments in terms of cost and lead times.
A collaboration for a reliable product at lower cost
Within the framework of this project, Watt&Well is glad to be backed by Airbus Safran Launchers in ensuring the quality of the products. The engineering teams are currently working on the control and power supply of an electric motor, which will be the actuator of a tank pressurization pump located at the second stage of the future Ariane 6 rocket. The first “flight model” of the motor controller will be delivered in 2018. The first flight of Ariane 6 is confirmed for 2020.