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Assystem in the defence sector

Your challenges

Risks evolve over time, technologies are increasingly sophisticated, and budget constraints are real in in a world that is becoming more complex, where alliances are increasingly global and undergo constant metamorphosis. In such a climate one must be able to adapt the arsenal of resources available to our democracies while keeping it in operational condition and ensuring each and everyone's safety.

Our added value

Assystem can manage projects with stringent technical and safety constraints. Our teams are capable of coordinating and managing multiple providers in a sensitive environment to satisfy our customers' needs.
According to each business area and the corresponding skill sets, with the rigour of professional, seasoned experts who adhere to proven methodology. Assystem gets involved in the design phase - industrialisation as well as commissioning - and then in the operating phase.

Our offers

  • Systems Architecture
  • Feasibility and safety studies
  • Embedded electronics/ Safety Critical Software
  • Systems integration
  • Development of complex software
  • Testing and Validation
  • Expert management support/ "Customer Friend"
  • Project management
  • Risk management and control
  • Supervision, Command and Control
  • Delegated operations
  • Operations management
  • Maintenance Operations

27 February 2011


Control system design for Barracuda-class submarine propulsion systems

Your challenge

The Barracuda is a nuclear-powered attack submarine that will undergo at-sea tests in 2015. Increasingly, a key component of new submarine projects is the control system for the nuclear propulsion system, which comprises all of onboard automation and IT systems that make the submarine easier to operate. For this first-of-class next-generation vessel, French naval defence company DCNS had to develop the detailed design for the propulsion system’s operating system to a very tight schedule, since land-based testing is scheduled for mid-2012. This was particularly challenging in that the nuclear propulsion system is an innovative hybrid combining electric and turbo-mechanical propulsion.

At the moment

14/03/2018 - The Assystem Group creates Assystem Care – a dedicated life sciences subsidiary

Following on from its acquisition in late 2017 of a majority stake ...

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About Assystem

Assystem is an international Engineering and Innovation Consultancy with a presence in 20 countries and nearly 12,000 employees. We are a key partner for the largest industrial groups.

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