Ultra Secures Follow-on Order For Canadian Surface Combatant (CSC) Hull Mounted Sonar
Extremely Electronics Maritime Techniques Inc (Extremely) has secured an preliminary three ship set manufacturing order from Lockheed Martin Canada Inc. (Lockheed) for the provision of Hull Mounted Sonars (HMS) for the Canadian Floor Combatant (CSC) ship. The most recent order is valued at circa $19.5M and additional helps manufacturing jobs at Extremely’s just lately refurbished and expanded web site positioned in Dartmouth, Halifax. The CSC program is the most important and most complicated shipbuilding initiative in Canada since World Struggle II. Revitalizing the Canadian shipbuilding business, the venture is sustaining and creating 1000’s of highly-skilled jobs and permits Canada to domestically help the fight ships as soon as in service.
Rikki Douglas, Vice President of Enterprise Growth, commented: “We’re delighted to have secured the following part of the CSC HMS contract on such an vital program to Canada and we’re totally dedicated, working carefully with Lockheed Martin Canada, to ship an distinctive sonar functionality to the Royal Canadian Navy.”
Tom Graham, CSC Program Director, mentioned: “Extremely’s CSC crew, based mostly on the function constructed facility in Dartmouth, are properly positioned to execute the design, procurement, manufacture and provide of the HMS. We stay excited to be a part of the broader CSC program, delivering state-of-the-art tools to the following era of Canadian warships.”
Extremely’s Sea Searcher™ is a household of HMS that gives the newest innovation in Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW). Sea Searcher™ kinds a part of Extremely’s versatile Built-in Sonar System (ISS) – an adaptable system that may be configured to satisfy particular person buyer and platform necessities. Sea Searcher is a medium frequency hull mounted sonar, that gives lively and passive surveillance and classification capabilities in a broad vary of environmental situations. It’s able to omni or sector transmission and can even present automated torpedo classification with low false alarm fee, mine and impediment avoidance, underwater communications and non-obligatory automated marine mammal detection.
Lockheed Martin Canada holds the contract for the design and integration of the CSC Fight System with Extremely appearing because the anti-submarine warfare lead, and supplying intensive capabilities, inclusive of the HMS. Extremely Maritime are purposes engineers and trusted companions within the design, growth and manufacturing of the important thing parts of mission essential, clever and extremely regulated options to guard navies. Extremely Electronics Maritime Techniques Inc function primarily as a Tier 3 (sub-system) and sometimes a Tier 2 methods supplier, within the Maritime, C4ISR/EW*, army and business aerospace, nuclear and industrial sensors markets.
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