Chief Executive Officer
Astronika Sp. z o.o. was created in 2013 as a spin-out company from the Space Reasearch Center of the Polish Academy of Sciences in Warsaw. Astronika’s personnel hails mainly from the Space Mechatronics and Robotics Laboratory, where the engineers were responsible for the development of space mechanisms and project coordination.
Astronika’s mission is to provide its customers with reliable products and high-quality services which answer the current needs and overcome the challenges faced in the space industry. In the upcoming years Astronika is aiming to become one of the key companies of the polish space industry sector, as well as a reliable partner on the European and world markets.
Astronika’s main field of operation is the design, manufacturing, integration and testing of mechanical systems. The company’s specialty is space mechanisms and instruments, with particular focus on geological penetrators, hold down & release mechanisms, antenna systems – ultralight constructions, as well as endurance analysis and tribological testing.
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The company has its own fully functional stand for the assembly and integration of space mechanisms, equipped with all the necessary instrumentation. Moreover, the stand ensures ESD prevention through an electrostatic protective system. Thanks to a close cooperation with SRC PAS, the company has access to laboratories with high standards of cleanliness (ISO 7), as well as thermal vacuum and climatic chambers. Due to its convenient location Astronika has easy access to external mechanical workshops, characterized by a vast variety of available production machinery and high manufacturing standards.