Almatech is a privately-held Swiss SME delivering critical hardware and engineering services for the space market with reliability, flexibility and efficiency as core company values
Concepts propositions & trade-offs
We carefully review all requirements, propose several solutions, establish the selection criteria and perform the trade-off
Multi-disciplinary system design & optimization
We start from your design concept to turn it into a viable solution ready to be produced
FEM analyses & predictions
We start from your CAD model to create a simple or detailed FEM model, then we apply the mechanical / thermal conditions and report the results
Prototyping and Testing
We take care of your R&D project from start to finish: from samples drawings to prototype manufacturing and testing
Since its inception in 2009, Almatech has successfully designed and delivered critical flight hardware for 10+ ESA / CNES missions, making the Swiss SME now recognized as a reliable industrial partner for ESA and the industrial leaders of the European space industry. In parallel, leveraging its expertise in design for harsh environment, Almatech has offered its engineering services for various applications ranging from consumer electronics to sailing boats.
BepiColombo, a collaboration between the European Space Agency and the Japanese space agency set to travel to Mercury will embark a piece of hardware delivered by Almatech, the BELA Reflective Baffle Unit.
Almatech will add another ESA Science mission to its growing portfolio by developing the struts and structure that will connect the payload to the spacecraft. The project is kicked off this year for a launch planned for 2026.
Annett Krammer, Almatech aerospace engineer was presenting at the Clean Space Industry Days at ESA a de-orbiting solution based on a thrust vector control mechanism using Almatech technology of Large Angle Flexible pivots.