Big Science projects are characterized by high funding, long periods of time, coordinated groups of scientists and technicians as well as big laboratories equipped with tools and machines specifically manufactured for the project.
Walter Tosto SpA took part in important projects in this field:
Dark Side Project The dark side project is a program of experiments based on innovative detectors, aiming to bring dark-matter detection to a new level of sensitivity. Walter Tosto has been collaborating with Princeton University and INFN (National Institute of Nuclear Phisics) in the co-engineering and manufacturing of all the mechanical components including Cryostat, Scintillator, Screen W-Tank and Service vessels.
BorexinoIn 1997 Walter Tosto took part in the Borexino project for the supply of a sphere and a cylinder in Pure 316 LN Stainless Steel. Borexino is an…