Portuguese Engineering wants to grow in Aerospace – ISQ tests rockets at The Aerospace Center of French Guiana

ISQ begins tomorrow, Monday, April 9, a business mission to the European Space Agency Rocket Launch Centre in French Guiana. As ISQ President Pedro Matias, who is coordinating a mission to this Centre this week, said: "ISQ, as part of an international consortium, now has a permanent team at the aerospace base in Kouru and has been participating in several esa – European Space Agency projects. We started with an Engineer, today we have a team of seven people and we want to grow. For this we will be this week in Kouru with a specialized team for meetings and detail some projects and weave prospects for the future. Portugal has all the conditions to grow in this sector and the work done by several Portuguese companies is recognized internationally as excellence".


ISQ is a private, independent entity that delivers value through integrated and innovative engineering, inspection, testing, testing and training services solutions.

Present in 14 countries and with 7 offices in Portugal, ISQ supports its customers in reducing risk, improving operational performance and increasing competitiveness. multidisciplinary teams that help clients to align their business objectives with applicable regulations and standards and in meeting their goals in the areas of quality, safety, asset management and environmental and social responsibility.

Industry, Technology and Innovation are the premises that guide the work developed by ISQ, which already has more than 500 international Innovation projects and more than 17,000 professional training courses.

ISQ supports industry development and innovation on a global scale, with service solutions for the Oil & Gas, Energy, Aeronautics and Aerospace, Process Industry, Health, Mobility and Smart Cities, Transport and Infrastructure and Agribusiness sectors.


Carla Guedes      | cmguedes@isq.pt          | +351 919 211 647