The defense industry is urged to answer security challenges, while brand new entrants are transforming space into a thriving industry. Altran is a global player leveraging industry excellence to enable legacy and disruptive stakeholders to tackle their R&D, production and business challenges.
Market size for cybersecurity in 2021
UAV market size in 2024
European space industry sales in 2015
With security concerns and investments occupying center-stage across the world, the defense industry is under strong pressure to modernize its capabilities. Meanwhile, the space industry is undergoing an industrial reorganization, while space exploration, debris recycling and tourism open up new perspectives. Together with new client needs – like protection from cyber attacks – and the emergence of non-traditional competitors, these developments are putting intense pressure on existing players in the global defense and space value chain.
Lead-time reduction and downsizing acceleration
We accelerate time-to-market by combining agile methodologies and end-to-end services from disruptive product development to Industry 4.0:
- Manufacturing 4.0
- Satellites and launchers’ engineering
- Systems engineering and MBSE
- Mechanical engineering & Physics
Disruptive services & connectivity
We boost your portfolio of innovative digital services, integrating deep understanding of aerospace and cross-industry experience in industrial analytics and IoT applied to heterogeneous vectors and platforms:
- Intelligent and connected systems (avionics, ground systems & operation, smart unmanned system, real-time intelligence connectivity, global communications)
- Innovation & Design (including Design to X)
- Digital transformation
- VueForge® IoT Solutions
specialized engineers across the world
Combining industry, process, data and software engineering to transform product and service development times, costs and quality; capitalising knowledge, intellectual property and regulatory compliance.
OUR CASE STUDIES
Portable Onboard Printer 3D
Producing a system of automated additive manufacturing aboard the International Space Station.
Case study / SAMPSON radar
We developed an integrated set of tracking algorithms a multi-function radar.
World Class Center Analytics
We are responsible for the advanced analytics that underpin the European Space Agency's Solar Orbiter mission.
Our expertise centers
The Intelligent Systems Expertise Centre of Altran UK specialises in the design and construction of high-integrity systems and software, including those with the most demanding safety, security and business requirements.
SYSTEMS & SAFETY
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.
Seven principles for achieving security and privacy
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Our key assets in Space, Defense & Naval
With key European satellite and launcher manufacturers
Product lifecycle coverage
At every step of development
With the main European players in defense and naval
Large panel of defense products
For unmanned systems
In the security and cyber‑security