Considered as centres of excellence, the main purpose of the Technology Research Institutes is industrial development and/or the development of services, worldwide, by gathering public and private research capacities in a single place of reference.
Naval Group is a member of three of the eight Technology Research Institutes certified by the French State.
The Jules Verne Technology Research Institute (Nantes), whose work is focused on robotics/cobotics and augmented reality, simulation and modelling, composite processes and metallic processes.
The M2P Technology Research Institute (Metz), specialised in the areas of materials, metallurgy and processes.
The SystemX Technology Research Institute (Saclay), specialised in particular in the areas of agile industry and digital engineering.