DSIT Options Ltd. (DSIT), one of many world’s leaders in underwater defence and safety options, providing superior, state-of-the-art sonar and acoustics applied sciences for naval, homeland safety, and power functions will current, along with mum or dad firm RAFAEL Superior Protection Programs, a complete, built-in Torpedo Defence System (TDS) for floor vessels. The system contains DSIT’s Hull Mounted Sonar (HMS) system and RAFAEL’s Anti-Torpedo Defence System (ATDS) – comprised of the SCUTTER Mk3 third technology torpedo soft-kill decoy and the TORBUSTER SP hard-kill answer. The excellent system might be put in on number of floor vessels and function a part of a whole safety suite that features automated torpedo detection, classification, and alerts, in addition to smooth and hard-kill capabilities.

Mr. Yoram Israeli, Advertising and BD Director at RAFAEL’s Naval Directorate, mentioned: “RAFAEL and DSIT are main gamers within the complicated naval safety area. DSIT’s work has led to breakthroughs in creating exact defence options for essentially the most important defence threats in opposition to all types of torpedoes. The improvements from the labs of the 2 firms have caused new programs which have confirmed their effectiveness within the underwater naval sphere for each submarines in addition to floor vessels. We’re excited to be presenting the businesses’ complete Anti-Torpedo Defence system (ATDS) which is able to bolstering the Torpedo defence of the world’s navies.”


Mr. Hanan Marom, VP BD & Advertising for DSIT Options, mentioned, “We’re proud to launch, along with RAFAEL, our mum or dad firm, the next-generation, compact, superior Torpedo Defence System. DSIT HMS programs present ships with superior menace detection capabilities, enhancing survivability and mission effectiveness in contested environments. The up to date HMS programs had been designed to detect all sorts of torpedoes, together with essentially the most trendy ones. As well as, due to superior sign processing and algorithms, the system permits extremely correct detection and automated alert capabilities, which interface with any ship’s Fight Administration System (CMS) and any torpedo countermeasure programs.”

DSIT’s HMS programs ship excellent efficiency resulting from their a number of cutting-edge capabilities, enabling early torpedo detection and warning that enables the vessel to carry out evasive manoeuvres and anti-torpedo defence actions. Working in Energetic, Passive, and Intercept modes with a excessive likelihood of detection of any approaching torpedo, DSIT’s HMS programs present exceptionally fast torpedo classification in all its working modes. Optionally working 24/7 underneath all climate and sea circumstances, and whereas the ship is underway, the system concurrently tracks and processes a number of targets, delivering extremely correct 360° detection with a negligible variety of false alarms. As a consequence of its automated torpedo alert capabilities, an operator is required solely when the system sends an alert concerning an approaching torpedo. DSIT’s HMS programs are supplied in quite a lot of configurations which might be appropriate for nearly any measurement, new or current ship.

Torpedo Defence System (Photograph by DSIT Options)