Argotec is an Italian aerospace engineering company whose activities mainly concern the production of microsatellites for deep space and the development of innovative solutions in order to improve and support the life and comfort of space explorers. The company activities follow the “all in-house concept” including design, development, integration, qualification and operation services.
The company’s name “Argotec” was inspired by the Argonauts legend. In Greek mythology, Argo was the ship on which Jason and 50 heroes, called the Argonauts, sailed to Colchis (modern-day Georgia) to retrieve the Golden Fleece.
The spirit of adventure of the Argonauts is the motivation and the guideline for our activities.
Argotec is an aerospace engineering company with a long and recognized history in Human Space Flight and Operations. Our experience concerns the production of small satellites for deep space and the development of innovative solutions to support space explorers’ comfort. We carry out research activities in various aerospace areas, providing many solutions with immediate applications on Earth.
Argotec activities and research are included in these different areas: