Altius has extensive experience developing customized interfaces for satellites and servicing spacecraft, including end-of-life disposal, on orbit refueling, power/data transfer, and docking. Our patented Electro-Permanent Magnets (EPMs) offer robust switchable magnetic latching with no moving parts or parasitic power draw.
Multiple government and commercial customers rely on Altius to provide elegant solutions to complex interfacing problems, and our team has the expertise and technology to address your unique requirements.
Rapid development and prototyping is a core competency at Altius. Our creative, agile team has over 50 years of collective experience in product design and development and is eager to develop a solution to any problem you might offer.
Our comprehensive manufacturing facilities, including metal turning and milling, additive manufacturing, clean assembly, and inspection, ensure we can quickly iterate and improve concepts. Additionally, our suite of modelling and finite element analysis software support real time design development and evaluation before material even hits the machines.
The Altius team has a proven track record of rapidly developing technologies and has taken designs from concept to full flight-qualified status in less than 6 months.
Altius’ facilities include a comprehensive environmental test lab capable of rapid prototype testing and full flight qualification of space hardware. Services include, HALT/HASS, lunar regolith simulant testing, thermal vacuum, and vibrational testing.
Our test facilities are used by commercial aerospace customers from around the country and we are ready to address any of your testing needs. Check out our testing services brochure for more information!