Selected project examples

Construction of new test cell P8.3 for rocket propulsion systems, Lampoldshausen


At the existing P8 testbed, testing of components, like combustion chamber, nozzle, etc. is conducted.  The planned expansion will add the new P8.3 building and extend the supply systems.

The testbed consists of a test cell with an opening roof, as well as diagnostic rooms, an MCC room and storage facilities for various fuels. A catch basin with a retention capacity of 250 m3 is planned for collecting process water, quench water and rainwater.

Our Services

  • Owner’s engineering services and project management with sectoral planning comprising: conceptual and final design; permit management; detail engineering; preparation for and assisting in contract award; construction supervision; and project control and documentation for the services profiles:
  • Civil structures
  • Transportation facilities
  • Loadbearing structures
  • Technical outfitting services
  • Fire protection concept


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