Innovation: a key factor of success
Innovation and process expertise are key success factors of Proabd® developments.
A proactive model
A dynamic Research and Development program combined with a strong know-how contribute to sustain Fives’ Chemtec business.
In a highly competitive context with a constant pressure of the market to obtain ever more improved performances, Fives’ R&D team aims to:
- Maintain a technologic leadership
- Support and promote commercial effort
- Encourage the emergence of new ideas, which certainly prefigure Fives future products and services
An innovation policy based on a philosophy
- Listening to customers
- Participating in Research and Development programs
- Valorizing results and experience
- An active multidisciplinary technological intelligence
- An incentive participation policy of the collaborators to promote the emergence of new ideas
Proabd® CTD Flex+
Proabd® CTD Flex+ is the perfect illustration of Fives’ innovation capacity. This brand new technology is flexible and allows to reduce up to 25% CAPEX, footprint and energy consumptions, as well as operation and maintenance costs for the whole installation.
Dedicated R & D tools and facilities
Our innovation effort is supported by the expertise of the Fives group, which includes dedicated and specialized skills, networks of experts, testing facilities…
These means come in addition to the own resources of the Fives’ Chemtec specialism. The pilot platform and application laboratories are shared with the Fives’ Aluminum specialism for pitch and raw material characterization.
A complete understanding of the market
A complete understanding of the market environment and its constraints is a key element to successfully implement the right technology. One of the Fives’ priorities is to adopt a comprehensive and global approach of customers’ products and concerns.