Consumer demands and increasing legislative standards are driving vehicle safety requirements. Our unique domain expertise helps OEMs develop the safe vehicles of tomorrow within the constraints of given development time and cost.
dedicated passive safety experts
Clients in more than 20 countries
Worldwide sales & service network for our test equipment
Meeting the challenge
The automotive industry is adopting ultra-lightweight structures and new materials to achieve substantial vehicle weight reduction, enabling better fuel economy. At the same time, the standards for vehicle safety must be met or even exceeded. Virtual development is mandated to shorten development cycles and reduce costs. Our Passive Safety World Class Center has unique expertise in virtual simulation, physical testing and testing tools along with in-depth engineering know-how. As a result, we deliver reliable virtual simulation results and strong engineering recommendations for vehicle safety, along with a full range of passive safety test facilities.
The partner of choice
Altran has developed a unique set of skills and services around vehicle passive safety. We follow the idea of providing all required services like simulation, engineering, testing and tools out of a single hand. With this domain know-how, we can provide engineering recommendations and are able to take over complete development responsibility. Our proven track record for nearly 20 years in successful safety development provides peace of mind for tomorrow’s projects. The Altran automotive expertise in active safety and driver assistance systems enables to provide complete integral safety solutions.
A safer future
With development and testing centers in Austria, Germany, the US and Canada, we help manufacturers and institutions to provide the ultimate in safety for vehicle occupants and vulnerable road users.
Our key offers
Simulation & virtual testing
We provide reliable virtual simulation results combined with strong engineering know-how in vehicle safety.
We offer a wide range of passive safety tests, including fast documentation and analysis of results. On request, we can make short-term modifications of the test set-up for further testing.
We provide a wide range of passive safety test equipment, combining highest accuracy with maximum automation to achieve best testing efficiency.
We provide all necessary simulation, engineering and testing know-how, combined with local integration at your site.