The Lyon region has a long history in the transport industry, with companies such as Berliet, Renault Véhicules Industriels (which became Renault Trucks) and IRISBUS. The region now has a complete ecosystem structured around the transport solutions market, including training providers (ECAM, INSA, Ecole Centrale de Lyon, etc.), laboratories (INSA, CPE, ISTIL, ECAM, ISA, etc.), an experimentation platform (TRANSPOLIS), industrial manufacturers (OEM, tier 1 to 3 suppliers), demonstrators (OPTIMOD, GRIZZLY), the LUTB competitiveness cluster, which supports collaborative research programmes, as well as Greater Lyon’s general policy of boosting mobility and innovating for the benefit of transport users.

The transport and mobility sector in the Lyon region remains an example to be followed in Europe in terms of management and collaborative projects..

  • Key figures
  • Sales figures of more than 13 billion Euros
  • 80 laboratories, technical centres and professional training providers
  • A network of more than 700 businesses
  • 80,000 jobs

MAIN COMPANIES

They are already in Lyon and are developing the market

OEM/CONSTRUCTEURS

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COMPETITIVENESS CLUSTERS/ HUBS/ INNOVATION PLATFORMS

To develop synergies with other actors in your sector

CLUSTERS/PÔLES

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MAIN RESEARCH AND TRAINING CENTRES

To assist in recruiting or training your future employees

R&D

FORMATION