Resources

Local

PIPO Moteurs is installed on a plot of 10,000 m2. Offices and workshops occupy a covered surface of 1500 m2 fully air-conditioned .

Staffing

PIPO Motors currently employs twenty people : engineers, designers,skilled technicians and mechanics. These are all working in perfect harmony, with autonomy and synergy.

Material resources

To be able to continuously satisfy its customers at all levels of performance, PIPO Moteurs met the following hardware resources :

Bureau d'Etudes

CATIA V5 (Dassault Systèmes) workstations for 2D and 3D design, surface or solid , finite elements.
Calculation software : camshafts, mechanical efficiency , etc. .

Physical measurements

Universal metrology equipment .
Machine control BROWN & SHARPE dimensional MicroXcel 765
TESA HITE column , 600 mm stroke .
Laser engraving machine SISMA
Various machines : springs tare, rods squaring, injectors control, etc. .

Flow bench

SUPERFLOW bench , ProBench SF- 1020.
Permeability measurement , swirl and tumble .

Engine test benches

Four cells with Borghi - SAVERI eddy current dynos :

Each test cell is adjacent to a room where independent control are combined electronic racks control and regulation. Computer equipment to realize the visualization, monitoring and recording of various engine parameters ( temperatures, pressures, oil and water flow rates , etc. . ) In fully automated testing.

Means of measuring and recording of each test bed are complemented by a series of portable measurement, including :

Timing and organs test bench

Issued from F1, it can drive an engine camshaft mounted in a cylinder head or a complete engine up to 20000rpm

Water and oil temperatures are controled to allow tests under real conditions.

Machine Shop