Innovation and R&D
Aperam Research Centres
Aperam is driving the future through its commitment to R&D and innovation.
Thanks to its recyclability, durability, versatility, ease-of-use, cleanliness and aesthetic appeal, many of the applications that will soon define how we live more sustainably are embracing the benefits of stainless steel and alloys – making it the materials of the future. From fuel cells to wind turbines and low emission and electrical vehicles, Aperam is driving this future through its commitment to R&D and innovation.
R&D by the Numbers
Our team of 135 researchers are committed to developing innovative new applications for stainless steel and alloys. Our three dedicated R&D centres design value-added products and solutions in terms of grade, surface aspect, functionality and properties to address the unresolved challenges of our customers. Aperam’s commitment to innovation is reflected in the €20 million that we have invested in R&D. As a result of this ongoing investment, new products continue to account for an increasingly large share of our portfolio.
Answering Tomorrow’s Challenges Today
By creating products that solve global challenges and create real social value, Aperam is reshaping the future of our industry.