Thales Underwater Systems
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.
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.
Saab Bofors Dynamics
Saab Bofors Dynamics 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.
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.
Ensign Subsea Systems Ltd
Ensign Subsea Systems Ltd designs and manufactures underwater navigation, positioning and tracking equipment for a wide range of professional applications including for use by the international defence sector, across the worlds oceans.
Naval defence and security clients purchase either standard off-the- shelf equipment typically used in survey operations, diver tracking or search and rescue missions, or more specialist designs that include systems for mine counter-measure applications and border security in the subsea environment around ports and harbours.
As part of the AAE Technologies Group, along with sister company Applied Acoustic Engineering Ltd, the organisation has vast experience of working in challenging subsea locations and provides clients with a wealth of engineering expertise and technological knowledge that is supported worldwide by an extensive agent network.
Coda Octopus® is a global leader and specialist in underwater technologies. We are the developers of the world’s only real-time 3D family of sonars (Echoscope®,Echoscope4G® Surface, Compact Echoscope®). Real-time 3D sonars are used for Maritime Security port and harbour inspection and AUV and ROV operations for object detection, rapid scene assessment and improve the efficiency, safety and effectiveness of operations delivering real benefits.
Waterproof Diving International AB
The company Waterproof Diving International AB, is located in Gothenburg, Sweden. Waterproof Diving International AB is globally recognized for the design and manufacturing of diving suits and associated products, intended for both for civil and military applications.
With 30 years’ experience as producer and developer of high-end diving apparel, subsidiaries in USA, Germany and China, and independent distributors in every country where diving matters, Waterproof is well represented on every continent. To ensure toughest standards and challenges posed by the real world, we have our own R&D, production facility and material sourcing.
We test our products and ideas during our expeditions to Antarctica and the Artic. This is our heritage and we are proud of it. At Waterproof, we simply call this #facingreality.
iXblue is an independent French industrial group, recognized worldwide for the design and manufacture of high-tech equipment devoted to navigation, positioning and underwater imaging. The group is active in both civil markets (ocean and space exploration) and military markets (naval and land defense). Underpinned by its unique technologies, iXblue offers customers turnkey solutions to help them conduct their sea, land and space operations more efficiently. While its success and reputation have largely been built internationally, iXblue asserts an identity, technology and know-how that are 100% French.
Navies operating surface ships, manned subma¬rines and drones, look to iXblue for their navigation and positioning systems. Today, iXblue is the Eu¬ropean leader in naval navigation systems, also supplying over 35 navies worldwide.
Kongsberg Gruppen (KONGSBERG) is an international, knowledge-based group that supplies high-technology systems and solutions to customers in the oil and gas industry, the merchant marine, and the defence and aerospace industries.
Hydroid Inc., a subsidiary of Kongsberg Maritime and the leading manufacturer of marine robotics will present its new micro unmanned underwater vehicle, the REMUS M3V. This high-speed, one-man portable vehicle represents a game-changing capability in expeditionary mine countermeasures (MCM). The versatile, compact vehicle is a true ‘A-Size’ form factor that can even be air dropped or launched from a standard sonarbuoy tube.
"2G Robotics proudly designs and produces industry-leading underwater laser scanners and imaging
systems for subsea mapping, surveying, and inspection. Our systems generate sub-centimetric 3D
models of subsea structures and environments in real-time, effectively boosting operational efficiencies
in a variety of defense applications including Mine Countermeasures, Port Security, and Infrastructure
The 3D models generated from 2G’s systems allow for high precision measurements, aiding
classification and assessment, to be obtained as well as for a reliable baseline to be established, from
which changes in asset and environmental integrity can be monitored."
L3 Ocean Systems
For over 70 years, Ocean Systems has been a leader in underwater sensing and sonar technology, acting as the eyes and ears of Anti-Submarine forces around the world. Our products deliver acoustic excellence to our Customers enabling them to meet demanding missions in every ocean around the globe, every day of the year. We are operational on over 35 different platforms supporting 26 countries worldwide.
Today, our product portfolio includes active and passive towed and dipping sonar systems, towed thin line arrays for Submarines, and a fast reconnaissance autonomous UUV. Our newest systems are high-performance, compact, and lightweight, with the flexibility to be configured as stand-alone or as an integrated System of Systems that can easily be installed on a variety of new or existing platforms, such as small combatants, RHIBs, subsurface vessels and aircraft.
JFD is the world leading underwater capability provider, serving the commercial and defence markets with innovative diving, submarine and hyperbaric rescue, technical solutions and services. Operating worldwide, the company is the world’s leading provider of submarine rescue capability and an established provider of submarine escape training. The company is at the forefront of Hyperbaric Rescue, along with being the leading supplier of commercial and defence diving equipment and saturation diving systems to the commercial industry.
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TP Group is a professional services and technology partner to global prime contractors that are active in defence, energy and government programmes. We are a leading advisor on management and technology solutions, delivered with advanced manufacturing skills and expertise.
Mission-critical equipment is in service around the world in some of the most challenging environments because of TP Group. We have a 75-year heritage, working in long-term partnerships with system integrators, Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMS) and end-users. Our significant expertise and experience of working in highly regulated industries and safety critical environment provide a true to end-to-end service for our customers.