Altran is a global engineering and technology consulting firm founded in 1982. Altran operates primarily in high technology and innovation engineering and consultancy, which account for nearly 75% of its turnover.

Altran has been providing services for around thirty years to key players in the Aerospace, Automotive, Energy, Railway, Finance, Healthcare and Telecoms sectors. Covering every stage of project development from strategic through to manufacturing planning, Altran’s offers capitalize on the Group’s technological know‐how in five key areas: Intelligent Systems, Innovative Product Development, Lifecycle Experience, Mechanical Engineering, and Information Systems.

An international group, Altran operates in over twenty countries throughout Europe, Asia and the Americas. As a strategic partner, Altran offers its clients global project support while guaranteeing a consistent level of service. In order to offer specific support, Altran has chosen to keep a local dimension in order to better serve specific dedicated markets.

Working in funded projects since many years, Altran offers a full range of opportunities from managing research projects to a wide range of technical topics. Altran offers as PMO the overall Management support on administrative and financial topics, a web based project platform to exchange data, files, download project and budget plans and receive further information necessary and useful for the progress project. As one reference, Altran is responsible PMO for SARISTU (Smart intelligent Aircraft structures, FP7 research project). This level 2 project with a total budget of 51M€, includes 64 partners from 17 countries, addressing morphing structures, SHM technologies and Multifunctional Materials. With more than 900 engineers in the German aerospace sector on board, Altran has proven its motivation and capability to bring new technologies forward and also goes one step further on topics like materials, ESI, MSI, Flight Physics, Design, Stress, Aerodynamics etc.

In the context of business plan development, modelling and simulation, Altran has been a reliable partner since many years. Besides working as a subcontractor for Europe’s biggest customers Leonardo and the Airbus Group, Altran is working with all big OEM’s on the development of new products, processes and methodologies to bring them successful to market. As accompanying activities, they are a reliable partner in different research programs since many years.