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Thales designs and delivers acoustic and communication systems and subsystems for anti-submarine warfare and anti-mine warfare. Our solutions and related services are suitable for all types of platforms: submarines, surface ships, helicopters, maritime patrol aircrafts and unmanned naval systems.
New threats and the need to conduct operations in both deep and shallow waters have led to a significant shift in operational requirements. Building on solid credentials and uncomparable skills in the undersea battlespace, Thales works with individual customers to tailor its proven, interoperable solution to the specific needs of any type of platform.
UMS to conduct MCM operations
ECA Group has a considerable experience in underwater robotic technology and has successfully integrated within the French Navy, as well as others, a large number of Unmanned Maritime Systems: AUVs, ROVs, UAVs, USVs.
For more than forty years, ECA Group focused robust R&D efforts in developing systems of robots. ECA investments paid off because the company is in a good position today to propose its own fully integrated UMS suite. ECA UMS are optimized to successfully perform all MCM tasks of the “mine hunting” concept facing asymmetric threat and new environment.
Leidos is a FORTUNE 500® science and technology solutions leader working to address some of the world’s toughest challenges in national security, health and engineering. The Company’s 19,000 employees support vital missions for our government and the commercial sector, develop innovative solutions to drive better outcomes and defend our Nation’s digital and physical infrastructure from ‘new world’ threats. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $5.06 billion for its fiscal year ended January 30, 2015. For more information, visit www.leidos.com.
Saab Seaeye manufactures electric powered Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) systems for a wide range of professional applications. The range currently extends from the portable and versatile Seaeye Falcon to the revolutionary electric work class Seaeye Jaguar.
In the ongoing development of our systems, account has been taken of the requirements of military and paramilitary customers who require the benefits of 'commercial off-the-shelf' or 'COTS' systems for security, diver support, search, salvage, MCM and survey operations. In recent years, Seaeye has worked closely with various navy customers to develop work ROVs capable of intervening in support of distressed submarines.
SubSea Craft is delivering to market its Diver Delivery Unit, an innovative, high performance, multi-purpose submersible to support deep-water operations. Combining exceptional surface performance with a transitional submersion mechanism and outstanding sub-surface manoeuvrability, speed and range, the DDU is the ‘next evolutionary step’ in surface/submersible watercraft. SubSea Craft is applying its world-class skills in design, manufacture and support to the defence, and associated services area to support its customers’ changing requirements, roles and deployment needs. The market for the craft is seen largely in MCM, defence-related survey, littoral support for offshore installations, and first response to underwater emergencies.
ATLAS ELEKTRONIK is one of the leading naval electronics system houses for future-proven products and integrated system solutions.
Our portfolio ranges from diverse sonar sensors, combat management and communication systems for submarines and surface vessels, through UxVs, torpedoes as well as coastal security systems, including system integration, right up to comprehensive and reliable services with logistic life time support. We combine technological excellence and the spirit of research with key customer benefits. These wide- ranging capabilities are continuously advanced and developed to meet the requirements of our customers. Here we are committed to a clear philosophy: turning your reconnaissance, mission planning and response to threats into a secure and manageable mission.
Elbit Systems operates in the areas of aerospace, land and naval systems, command, control, communications, computers, intelligence surveillance and reconnaissance (C4ISR), unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), unmanned surface vessels (USV), advanced electro-optics, electro-optic space systems, cyber protection, EW suites, signal intelligence (SIGINT) systems, data links, and communications systems and radios.
The Company also focuses on the upgrading of existing military platforms, developing new technologies for defense, homeland security and commercial aviation applications and providing a range of support services, including training and simulation systems. Elbit Systems develops, manufactures, and services a wide range of naval systems and products for defense and commercial applications.
General Dynamics Mission Systems
General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) builds on a 50-year heritage of connecting and protecting critical communication networks across land, sea, air, space and cyber domains. Our work is grounded in a “with you all the way” culture to provide customers the resources needed to execute their operations in an ever-shifting world. GDMS provides the highest level of support, helping our customers stay ahead of threats and achieve their objectives no matter what the terrain.
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Atlas Electronik UK Ltd
ATLAS ELEKTRONIK UK Ltd, based in Winfrith, Dorset is a leading provider of science and technology solutions to the UK Ministry of Defence, the Royal Navy and to other defence departments and corporate customers internationally. We offer complete solutions, from research through product concept, design and development, manufacture and subsequent support.
The business has been at the forefront of UK naval research and development for over sixty years having its roots in the Admiralty Underwater Weapons Establishment (AUWE) Portland. The company became part of the global ATLAS ELEKTRONIK Group in October 2009 and is the Group’s largest subsidiary.
Teledyne Marine offers a full spectrum of services and technologies for defense and security applications. Our field-proven products and development capabilities have been meeting the needs of international militaries for decades in applications that include:
- Mine Countermeasures (MCM)
- Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR)
- Anti-submarine Warfare (ASW)
- Explosive Ordinance Disposal (EOD)
- Submarine Systems
- Rapid Environmental Assessment (REA)
- Terrain Mapping and Navigation
- Salvage and Diving Support
- Explosive Ordinance Disposal (EOD)
- Port and Harbour Security
- Hull and Maritime Infrastructure Support
Teledyne’s technology solutions include an array of compact subsea and surface vehicles, sensors, interconnect solutions, and visual and acoustic imaging tools for demanding defense and security applications. Browse our website to learn more: www.teledynemarine.com
Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions in autonomous systems, cyber, C4ISR, strike, and logistics and modernisation to government and commercial customers worldwide.
Please visit www.northropgrumman.com for more information.
Strategic Robotic Systems
Strategic Robotic Systems manufacturers the innovative FUSION™ underwater vehicle. The FUSION is a breakthrough in hybrid underwater vehicles with a vastly different approach that combines AUV, ROV and DIVER Navigation/Propulsion into one system. The elegant advancement combines a suite of high end bespoke sensors, which produces a more efficient, capable and robust design. An unparalleled user interface enables rapid mobilization and user familiarization for all modes of operation. All augmented by a clever stability control and automation system delivering a new era in underwater vehicles for a diverse range of applications.
Liquid Robotics is a Silicon Valley startup that designs and manufactures the Wave Glider (aka SHARC) unmanned surface vehicle (USV) platform. With 350+ vehicles produced and over 1 million nautical miles at sea, Liquid Robotics is the industry leader in long-endurance USV platform development, payload integration and mission services support. These capabilities allow our partners and customers to solve security and surveillance challenges in new and highly effective ways.
QinetiQ is a leading science and engineering company operating primarily in the defence, security and aerospace markets. We work in partnership with our customers to solve real world problems through innovative solutions, delivering operational and competitive advantage.
Trelleborg is a world leader in engineered polymer solutions that seal, damp and protect critical applications in demanding environments. Its innovative engineered solutions accelerate performance for customers in a sustainable way.
The Group has annual sales of about SEK 21 billion, with about 15,500 employees in over 40 countries. In addition, Trelleborg owns 50 percent of TrelleborgVibracoustic, a global leader within antivibration solutions for light and heavy vehicles, with annual sales of SEK 15 billion and about 8 800 employees in about 20 countries. The head office is located in Trelleborg, Sweden.
ROTINOR GmbH, located in Stuttgart Germany are well recognised in the manufacture of professional Diver Propulsion Devices for military applications. ROTINOR represents advanced cutting-edge technology where Jet Propulsion is employed within their innovative DPD design. Through this exemplary innovation and technology, ROTINOR are now establishing themselves as a first choice for many Special Operation Forces worldwide.
Sonar and Onboard Systems
Cost effective, reliable, modular and open architecture defines our systems, in-service around the world.
Hydro Group plc specialise in the design and manufacture of defence environment electrical and optical connectors, penetrators, cable assemblies and terminations for the defence industry and Ministry of Defence (MOD).
We are at the forefront in the development of defence technologies, with involvement from prototype concept through to design and manufacture of electrical and optical connectors, penetrators, cable assemblies and terminations.
Hydro Group, Hydro Bond and Hydro Cable together supply the complete package including sonar and acoustic solutions, umbilical / armoured / fibre optic cables, hull and bulkhead penetrators, electrical and optical connection systems for data, power and signal transmission.
Located in the U.S. and a subsidiary of Kongsberg Maritime, Hydroid is part of the Kongsberg Maritime AUV Group, the world’s most trusted manufacturer of intelligent marine robots. Hydroid REMUS vehicles represent the most advanced, diversified and field- proven family of AUVs in the world.
Developed by a veteran team of engineers, the innovations of Hydroid provide a safe and reliable answer to the challenges that have hampered ocean exploration and security. For more information on REMUS AUVs, please visit www.hydroid.com.
Valeport design and manufacturer Hydrographic / Oceanographic instrumentation which include Sound Velocity Probes / Sensors, Altimeters, Current Meters, Tide Gauges, Fluorometers and CTD’s. Submarine sensor packs for sea water density monitoring contain high accuracy SV, Conductivity, temperature and pressure measurement and are now common place in many Navies worldwide. They are produced from our “Commercial Off The Shelf Technology” andengineered to suit platform requirements. New rapidSV and CTD probes are being used with third party deployment systems instead of XBT’s to address both cost and environmental issues and we will be pleased to discuss your individual ideas and needs.
Avon Protection is a world leader in CBRN PPE and respiratory protection, providing complete solutions for air, land and sea based personnel in military, law enforcement, first responder, fire-fighting and industrial sectors worldwide.
Our portfolio of modular CBRN respiratory protection products together with consultancy services and tailored training packages allows us to deliver truly end-to- end procurement solutions to a global market.
We have supplied respirators to the UK Ministry of Defence and other NATO allies since the 1920’s and we are the primary supplier of CBRN respiratory equipment to the United States DOD Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force and Special Operations Forces.
Applied Acoustics designs and manufactures underwater navigation, positioning and tracking equipment for a wide range of professional applications including for use by offshore energy companies, academic institutions and the international defence sector.`
Naval clients purchase either standard off-the- shelf equipment typically used in survey operations, diver tracking or search and rescue operations, or customised designs that include systems for mine-counter measure applications.
Established in 1989 the company has over 25 years’ experience of working in the challenging subsea environment and provides clients with a wealth of engineering expertise that is supported worldwide by an extensive agent network.
NORBIT is an international, knowledge-based group that continuously designs, develops and manufactures high technology products, systems, and solutions to meet our customers changing needs. With the spirit of explorers, our engineers have pioneered a long range of groundbreaking products and solutions. NORBIT is headquartered in Norway, with offices in Germany, Iceland, Poland, Hungary, Austria, Italy and the United States along with a global network of distributors. NORBIT has grown steadily and is now one of the leading companies in the field of underwater acoustics and military RF technology. Norbit is currently designing, producing and supporting products worldwide in those markets.
Blue Bear Systems Research
Blue Bear has a proven track record in delivering fast paced and challenging programmes. The company is equally adept operating as a supplier or Lead Systems Integrator, as a Programme integrator in its’ own right, or collaboratively with partners and/or academia. Our technologies centre around our own SNAP® Flight Management System based architectures coupled with our NEXUS® Ground Control Station, carrying our own algorithms. Our scalable and agile capability is equally applicable from nano platforms right up to strategic systems, with a significant capability for rapid and agile delivery of projects from TRL1 to 8.
Northern Diver has been established for 40 years. We manufacture drysuits and associated equipment for sport, commercial, rescue and military applications around the world.
We were awarded our first military contract 10 years ago; we now hold several contracts worldwide and are the prime contractor to the British Ministry of Defence for drysuits and equipment.
The key areas that we are involved in are explosive ordnance disposal (including non-magnetic systems), special operations, salvage, surface-supplied diving and contaminated water diving. To this end, our military product range is extensive. As military requirements are often unique, we can also manufacture bespoke items to specification.
SEACON / TE Connectivity
SEACON part of TE Connectivity (TE) is one of the leading sources of marine, oil and gas connectivity solutions in mission-critical and harsh environment applications. TE’s marine oil and gas portfolio includes over 2,500 underwater electrical and fiber optic connectors and offers complete system solutions to give you a wide range of advanced connectivity options. TE’s ever growing stable of products within the marine, oil and gas market includes SEACON dry and wet-mate products, DEUTSCH high voltage offshore module-to-module and umbilical to pump connectors, Rochester electro-mechanical and electro-optical cables and AST LVDT and rotary sensors.
TE, TE Connectivity, SEACON (logo), Rochester Cable, DEUTSCH and AST are trademarks.
ALSEAMAR produce high-tech marine and submarine equipment, and develop high-performance naval systems. The company provide naval, subsea and offshore servicesengineering expertise and operates within the naval and maritime field, providing responses to national and international Defence and Security challenges. Main products are: SeaExplorer unmanned underwater glider, GIB acoustic positioning systems (torpedoes, divers, black boxes), radio communication system for submarine and warship (V/UHF, HF, VLF and satellite), Special Forces underwater propulsion vehicles (SDVs Swimmer Delivery Vehicles and SLV Subsea Light Vehicle).
Survitec is a global leader in survival and safety solutions to the marine, defence, aviation and offshore markets. Survitec has over 3,000 employees worldwide covering 8 manufacturing facilities, 15 offshore support centres and over 70 owned service stations. It is further supported by a network of over 500 3 rd party service stations and distributors. Across its 160-year history, Survitec Group has remained at the forefront of innovation, design and application engineering and is the trusted name when it comes to critical safety and survival solutions.
Headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company that – with the addition of Sikorsky – employs approximately 126,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services.
Damen Defence & Security
Damen Defence & Security
Damen Shipyards Group’s defence and security portfolio is perfectly suited to today’s maritime security challenges. From fast interceptors and modular auxiliary vessels to the most sophisticated combatants and from highly efficient coast guard boats to state-of-the-art air defence frigates and strategic joint support ships – it includes virtually every type of vessel that a modern navy demands. From 7 metres long and all the way up to 200+ metres.
We have the experience – just look back at our 140-year history. Constantly striving to deliver the best, Damen Schelde Naval Shipbuilding has designed, built and developed vessels for naval clients all over the world