Safran Engineering Services announces a partnership agreement with Moroccan engineering University
Paris, France, June 18, 2013
Safran Engineering Services, a subsidiary of Labinal (Safran), announced today a partnership agreement with the University of Moulay Ismail of Meknès and the University of Hassan II of Casablanca.
Safran Engineering Services has recently set up a new development plan for Morocco, with several objectives : support the business growth of its customers by fitting into the historical context of aeronautical development and reach a critical size. In keeping with this plan Safran Engineering Services Morrocco would double its capacity in 2015. This new partnership will be focused on training, aiming to offer career opportunities and high value added employment prospects to students in the aeronautical domain.
Bruno Bernard, CEO of Safran Engineering Services, insists that "This agreement illustrates Safran Engineering Services' will to develop a strong engineering unit in Morocco. For the Safran group, this is an opportunity to benefit from key skills both in Morocco and in France."
Labinal is a high-tech company in the Safran Group and is recognized as the world leader in the field of electrical interconnection systems (and the engineering and technology that goes with them) for the aviation, space and defence markets and counts more than 10,500 employees in ten different countries. The company's unrivalled expertise is firmly rooted in decades of success in industrial design, development and production as reflected in the long-term partnerships it has with the main global aeronautical companies.
About Safran Engineering Services
Safran Engineering Services, subsidiary of Labinal, offers high technology engineering services in aerospace and ground transportation industry. With its 3,300 engineers and technicians, engaged within 9 Business Units around the world (France, Germany, United Kingdom, Spain, United States, Mexico, Morocco, India and Brazil ) it is organized into competence centers combining expertise in the areas of Electrical Systems, Aerostructures, Mechanical Systems, Software and Electronic Embedded Systems, and Certification and Safety.
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