Digital: Fueling the Next Era in Aerospace and Defense
The Aerospace and Defense (A&D) industry is at an inflection point as innovations focused on next-gen aircraft, smart manufacturing, mobility as a service, achieving net zero emissions and enhancing operational efficiencies are set to redefine the future of the A&D industry.
With a legacy spanning over three decades as a global engineering and technology partner for the aerospace and defense industry, we leverage next-gen technologies to help our clients in ramping up production, transcending customer experiences and driving continuous innovation.
Accelerate Transformation Across the Aerospace and Defense Ecosystem
From the ground up to the air and into space, our team brings unparalleled expertise in engineering and digital solutions to help our clients expedite their digital transformation journey.
We cater to various A&D sectors, extending comprehensive support to OEMs and Tier 1 companies in both commercial and defense. Our focus is on building secure and reliable platforms through product engineering and digital consultancy. Leveraging our connectivity solutions, we enhance personalized travel experiences and employ real-time monitoring and predictive maintenance to streamline operations for airports, airlines and maintenance, repair and overhaul (MROs). Additionally, we design and develop onboard and ground support equipment for satellite-based systems.
We harness a blend of cloud-native, digital and next-gen solutions to capture the advanced air mobility market, helping our clients push the boundaries of innovation and thrive in the evolving A&D landscape. Our integrated offerings drive efficiencies, enhance experiences and create new revenue streams for clients, ensuring a competitive edge.
Digital Case Studies
Integrated Services to Build Resilient Products and Platforms
Our comprehensive portfolio of service offerings spanning product and digital engineering, next-gen operational technologies and sustainability solutions to accelerate the pace of innovation in aerospace and defense.
Accelerate time to market with end-to-end services covering the entire product lifecycle, spanning across software, mechanical, hardware and VLSI design for new product development and existing product upgrades and sustenance.
Build resilience and intelligence across products, services and operations with digital engineering solutions harnessing the power of MBE/MBD/MBSE, 5G, cloud, IoT, AI/ML and data, creating value at each stage.
Speed up manufacturing and supply chain transformation with solutions for factory of the future leveraging Industry 4.0, industrial IoT, AI/ML, MES/MOM and digital twins.
Enhance post-development operational requirements and improve fleet readiness with customized services encompassing technical documentation, repair engineering, field support, asset tracking and predictive maintenance.
Achieve net-zero targets by embracing next-gen solutions in sustainable product engineering, manufacturing and operations to help minimize emissions and environmental impact across the product lifecycle.
Connected, interoperability solutions to achieve cross-domain visibility and associativity to unlock the value of product data for faster time to market and improved product quality.
Our Solutions Powering Smart, Connected and Sustainable Future
An intelligent acceleration platform to convert legacy (structured or unstructured) aerospace and defense technical manual/publications into ATA, S1000D compliant output
HCLTech DFMPro (Design for Manufacturing Pro)
CAD-integrated design for manufacturing software that helps in identifying and rectifying downstream issues early in the design stage, delivering high-quality designs at lower costs
HCLTech NIO (Net Zero Intelligent Operations)
A real-time solution to monitor, normalize, compare and reduce energy consumption and GHG emissions
AI-enabled digital manufacturing engineering on Siemens Teamcenter and Easy Plan platform
HCLTech ECCO (Enterprise Content and Collaboration)
A digital thread framework for visibility and traceability of context-specific information across the enterprise
HCLTech DMA (Digital Maintenance Assistant)
Interactive voice assist powered by cutting-edge AI technologies to improve maintenance crew productivity, reducing turnaround time and enabling submission of feedback reports through voice
Intelligent document hyperautomation solution that applies advanced computer vision and AI to turn static documents or images into business operation resources
HCLTech Wireless Media Server (UNO)
An easy-to-install platform for superior in-flight connectivity and entertainment, value added services and scalable cabin IoT solutions
“As a leading Technical Publications supplier to Panasonic Avionics, HCLTech has provided superior Technical Publications production capabilities, delivering content on time and with the highest level of quality and accuracy, at a competitive price… HCLTech’s commitment and accommodating nature to our account have helped to reinforce our brand and build strong supplier relations with our customers.”
Awards and Recognitions
Ranked as the No. 1 engineering services provider in Everest Group’s 2023 PEAK Matrix Provider of the Year™ AwardsLearn more
HCLTech positioned as a leader in Everest Group’s 5G Engineering Services PEAK Matrix® Assessment 2023Learn more
HCLTech positioned as a leader in IDC MarketScape worldwide application modernization services vendor assessment 2023Learn more
HCLTech recognized as a leader in Zinnov Zones for engineering R&D services 2022Learn more
HCLTech positioned as a leader in IDC MarketScape worldwide manufacturing PLM systems integrator and BPO services vendor assessment 2022Learn more
Trends and Insights
Trends and Insights
Next generation project manufacturing in A&D with SAP S/4HANA
Explore the importance of identifying the gaps in GPD and PMMO to strike the right balance between financial reporting and the execution of logistics
Realizing the digital thread in Aerospace & Defense with Model Based Enterprise 2.0 (MBE 2.0)
Realize the journey to digital thread by looking beyond product performance and achieve competitive differentiation across the entire value chain