The foundational activities of INVAP are focused on the following areas: Nuclear, Aerospace, Defense, Security & Environment, and Medical Equipment. We have not only researched and designed radioisotope production reactors in various parts of the world but also manufactured low-orbit satellites for observation and communication, several industrial plants, radar systems (air traffic control, defense, and weather) as well as radiotherapy centers and other products and facilities.
INVAP is a company owned by the province of Rio Negro that works hand in hand with other various Argentine organizations such as the National Atomic Energy Commission (CNEA), the National Commission of Space Activities (CONAE) as well as collaborating with the Ministry of Defense & Security, Armed Forces and the National System of Science, Technology & Innovation.
Cooperating on an international level, we work alongside various organizations including the National Aeronautics & Space Association (NASA), the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), the Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organization (ANSTO), the Egyptian Atomic Energy Authority (EAEA), the Brazilian National Nuclear Energy Commission (CNEN), and the Pallas Foundation of the Netherlands.
Our headquarters are in San Carlos de Bariloche with other offices throughout Argentina and abroad. Our INVAP team consists of over 1,000 employees, 80% of which are highly trained professionals and specialists in their field of expertise.
INVAP is certified under ISO 9001:2015 (Quality Management) and ISO 14001:2015 (Environmental Management) standards.