• Visières de protection pour le COVID-19

    Une entreprise déodatienne fait parler d'elle en ce moment et pour cause ! En télétravail depuis le début du confinement, CIRTES n'a pas cessé ses activités de fabrication pour venir en…

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  • Journée Artisans-TPE : nouvelles technologies numériques de conception et fabrication

    Information et sensibilisation des Artisans et TPE aux nouvelles technologies numériques de conception et fabrication de produits  Journée qui aura lieu : le Mercredi 27 novembre 2019 à 13 H…

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  • Industry of the Futur

    Inori raises € 1.5 million through the commerce of innovative 3D packaging solutions using the additive manufacturing process Pack&Strat® View the press release

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  • TopSolid’Strato

    TopSolid'Strato make it possible to perform the division of a model in parts (Split in zones, slicing and slices's decomposition) and to generate automatically the toolpath and machining documents corresponding…

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  • Additive Manufacturing

    New!! For the beginning of the school year, Claude BARLIER and Alain BERNARD published the reference work in Additive Manufacturing by DUNOD.

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    The CEA-CIRTES alliance will promote digital insertion in the industries of the future Integration of CEA Tech sensors, from CEA's technology research center, in the CIRTES Additive Manufacturing process Stratoconception.…

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The first patented French Additive Manufacturing process, developed and distributed by CIRTES since 1991.


The original 3D Rapid Packaging process patented in 2007, developed by CIRTES since 2005 and distributed by INORI since 2017.


The first method of Machining Monitoring by cut temperature measurement, patented in 1987, developed by CIRTES since 1991 and distributed by Actarus since 2002.

Presentation & History

Created in November 1991 by Claude Barlier, at Saint-Dié-des-Vosges, CIRTES (SA) is a Contractual Research Company (CRC) whose aim is Innovation via R & D through three major patented processes:


VirtuReaL is the international pole of excellence for Rapid Product Development, based in Saint-Dié-des-Vosges, France, in the Grand Est Region.

  • R&D Contracts

    Under contract R & D from our patented processes

  • Digital Chain Integration

    The integration of Additive Manufacturing, Rapid Product Development and Machine Monitoring

  • Products

    Range of products (software, machines and equipments) developed and patented by CIRTES available for purchase

  • Production of models and tools

    Manufacturing of models, tools and parts from our patented processes

  • Training for industries

    Trainings in Additive Manufacturing and Advanced Machining. Technical hotline support on our products and software

  • Technical Expertise

    Expertise in Additive Manufacturing, Advanced Machining and Rapid Product Development

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