The SALUS project brings together a well-suited, strong consortium including world-leading large corporations, operators, SMEs and PPDR users in the project’s key areas and renowned research organizations and universities that have a proven record in contributing to scientific developments and successfully cooperating with the industry:

  • Three Large Industrial Corporations: Alcatel-Lucent International, Airwave (also an Operator), Cassidian;
  • Four SMEs: OneSource, Rohill (also a manufacturer), UbiTEL, FIGO;
  • Two Research Institutions: Fraunhofer-IOSB, Instituto de Telecomunicações;
  • Five Universities: Univ. Belgrade-School of EE, Kingston Univ. London, Univ. Ljubljana, Univ. Patras, Univ. Twente;
  • Two PPDR End-Users: Emergency Services College (ECS), Public Safety Com. Europe Forum (PSCE)

The consortium has the critical mass to exert a strong influence on policy definition, technology development, market trends and standardization in the area of PPDR. All partners are listed in the table below.

# Full title Short name Country
1 Instituto de Telecomunicações IT Portugal
2 Cassidian SAS CAS France
3 Rohill Technologies B.V. ROH Netherlands
4 Airwave Solutions Ltd. AW United Kingdom
5 Fraunhofer Gesellschaft zur Förderung der angewandten Forschung e.V. FhG Germany
6 Twente Institute for Wireless and Mobile Communications B.V. TI-WMC Netherlands
This beneficiary left the SALUS consortium on April 2014.
7 OneSource Consultoria Informatica Lda. ONE Portugal
8 Univerza v Ljubljani UL Slovenia
9 Universiteit Twente UTWENTE Netherlands
10 Kingston University Higher Education Corporation KU United Kingdom
11 University of Patras UPAT Greece
12 Ubitel Co. Ltd. UBITEL Russian Federation
13 Elektrotehnički Fakultet Univertizet u Beogradu UB Serbia
14 Public Safety Communication Europe Forum AISBL PSCE Belgium
15 Alcatel-Lucent International SAS ALU-I France
16 Pelastusopisto, Emergency Services College ESC Finland
17 FIGO BV FIGO Netherlands