times cheaper to fix bugs during requirements than during acceptance 



    countries where we are currently providing rail safety assessment 



    client staff trained in Engineering Safety Management 

Complex and Critical Systems

The Systems and Safety Expertise Centre of Altran UK specialises in the development, audit, and assessment of critical engineering systems. We engage in both the development and the independent audit and assessment of large, complex, and critical programmes across the world. Our industry expertise includes rail, nuclear, aerospace, defence, and related environmental assessment.

Our specific capabilities include:
Large programme system engineering — supporting board-level systems thinking and governance
Enterprise Safety Management — ensuring that company directors discharge their obligations for corporate governance of safety and security
Safety case engineering and development
Accredited Rail CoCoSig Assessment Body, including Independent Safety Assessment (ISA) and Notified Body (NoBo) roles
Nuclear safety and risk assessment, including design assurance of control and instrumentation systems
Environmental risk assessment and management systems

Keynote customers and projects include:
Thales UK — Watchkeeper UAV safety case development
ONR—Generic Design Assessment for UK nuclear power new build
Network Rail — COMPASS (DMWS) making signalling-related delays a thing of the past
Major aerospace company — Board-level Enterprise Safety Management
Hitachi Rail Europe — ISA and NoBo roles for introduction of ETCS
UK MoD — Strategic and Tactical weapons safety
Sellafield and AWE — Engineering support services

Our Offers


A disciplined approach to requirements engineering for high-integrity systems.