Building a new model of industrial development
An efficient ecosystem for the sustainable competitiveness of companies in Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur and enhanced attraction by the Aix-Marseille-Provence Metropolis

TEAM Henri-Fabre is an association of manufacturers committed to developing the Industry of the Future here, in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region, ensuring sustainable competitiveness of companies and the region.

Supported by all public partners (the national government, the region of Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur, Departmental Council 13, the Aix-Marseille-Provence Metropolis, CCI Marseille Provence), the Henri-Fabre project is based on a collaborative approach involving players from many different industries (aeronautics, energy, marine, medical, transportation, etc.), universities and institutions with an ambition to develop a global benchmark ecosystem centered on key expertise in mechanics, materials processes of the future as well as digital engineering.


An unprecedented public/private project in a few key numbers ,
to date:

  • 5 sectors represented: aeronautics, energy, marine, medical, transportation
  • 1 technical center in Marignane of 2,100 m2, housing 9 partners
  • 200+ public and private partners supporting the project
  • 50 development projects a year
  • €12 million in pooled facilities available for innovative technology
  • 200 companies coached each year

Looking ahead to 2020-2025 :

  • 1 new 16,000 m2 Technical Center
  • 7,000 jobs
  • 175 hectares of operational zones
  • €300 million in development and infrastructure
  • €100 million in public/private investment in collaborative platforms and the technical center

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