Royal HaskoningDHV, a global engineering and project management consultancy, acquired Lanner, a Henley-in-Arden, UK-based hybrid software & consultancy firm specializing in predictive simulation for industrial clients.
The amount of the deal was not disclosed.
The acquisition will enable Royal HaskoningDHV to strengthen its predictive simulation capabilities and its market position in the UK especially in consumer goods, manufacturing, automotive, energy & utilities, maritime and aviation. The technology provided by Lanner also strengthens Royal HaskoningDHV’s focus on further building its Digital Twin offering. WITNESS provides optimization capabilities together with scenario management functionality.
Led by CEO David Jones, Lanner provides simulation software (WITNESS) that connects physical assets, processes and resources into a single digital model that delivers actionable insights to make business operations and supply chains more resilient and efficient. The company also has sales and delivery offices in Paris, France, and Houston, United States.
Led by CEO Erik Oostwegel, Royal HaskoningDHV is an independent company delivering engineering, consultancy and project management services. It has almost 6,000 professionals operating from across the world that support clients in their digital transformation plans.