The Wixom Passive Safety Center will provide high quality engineering services for all passive safety related challenges facing the automotive industry. The Center’s testing department will focus on pedestrian protection, airbag testing and interior testing. In addition to testing and engineering services, the Center will provide local distribution and support of turnkey test equipment for customized applications from Concept Tech and Microsys.

Altran operates automotive passive safety testing centers in France, Austria, Germany and Canada, and has plans for doubling its centers by 2020. The company has over 6,000 automotive specialists operating in 15 countries.