European Space Tribology Laboratory 

ESR Technology, with the support of the European Space Agency (ESA), operates the European Space Tribology Laboratory (ESTL), Europe's focus for expertise in space tribology.

ESTL specialises in providing quality solutions to friction, wear and lubrication issues relating to the precision mechanisms that operate in the vacuum environment of space, or in terrestrial vacuum applications. Over the past 45 years, ESTL has been involved in virtually every major European Space programme, with no known failures in orbit. 


Please contact us if we can support you with any one of our specialist space and vacuum tribology products and services.

ESR Technology is a member of the UKspace SME Forum

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