Anti-submarine warfare

NAVAIR Public Release 2020-275. Distribution Statement A - "Approved for public release; distribution is unlimited".

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 - 7:45pm

The award is a GFY2020 delivery order for sonobuoy requirements under ERAPSCO's five-year Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity contract with the Department of the Navy.

Key Points: 
  • The award is a GFY2020 delivery order for sonobuoy requirements under ERAPSCO's five-year Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity contract with the Department of the Navy.
  • ERAPSCO will award production subcontracts in the amount of $101.7 million and $102.9 million to Ultra Electronics USSI and Sparton.
  • Production operations will take place at Ultra Electronics USSI's Columbia City, IN facility and Sparton's DeLeon Springs, FL facility, and are expected to be completed by March 2022.
  • This announcement is in line with Ultra's policy to announce orders of over 5% of Group sales.

Research Report with COVID-19 Forecasts - Sonobuoy Market 2020-2024 | Demand for Strengthening ASW Capabilities to Boost Growth | Technavio

Friday, May 22, 2020 - 11:00pm

Our sonobuoy market report covers the following areas:

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  • Our sonobuoy market report covers the following areas:
    This study identifies the increase in the number of submarines as one of the prime reasons driving the sonobuoy market growth during the next few years.
  • We provide a detailed analysis of vendors operating in the sonobuoy market, including some of the vendors such as ALCEN, General Dynamics Corp., RADIXON Group Pty.
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ATLAS North America Announces the ARC HUNTER a Low Frequency Deep Tow Professional Grade Side Scan Sonar Systems.

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 7:09pm

YORKTOWN, Va., April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Marine Sonic Technology, a brand of ATLAS North America, a leader in the imaging Sonar market is pleased to announce the release of The Hunter, a low frequency deep tow Side Scan Sonar.

Key Points: 
  • YORKTOWN, Va., April 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Marine Sonic Technology, a brand of ATLAS North America, a leader in the imaging Sonar market is pleased to announce the release of The Hunter, a low frequency deep tow Side Scan Sonar.
  • The ARC Hunter builds on the ARC Explorer & Scout family of products, providing high-resolution Adaptive Chirp Side Scan Sonar hailed by professional users as the most technologically advanced imaging sonar on the market today.
  • The Hunter utilizes the same technology but leverages a larger, heavier tow body paired with your choice of Low Frequency Transducers.
  • ATLAS North America is located in Virginia, and is an industry leader in towed and AUV side scan sonar products.

Garmin® adds Perspective Mode to its revolutionary Panoptix LiveScope live-scanning sonar arsenal

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 - 12:00pm

Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the worlds leading marine electronics manufacturer1, today announced a new Perspective Mode feature and transducer positioning accessory for its award-winning Panoptix LiveScope sonar.

Key Points: 
  • Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the worlds leading marine electronics manufacturer1, today announced a new Perspective Mode feature and transducer positioning accessory for its award-winning Panoptix LiveScope sonar.
  • LiveScope combines two game-changing innovations scanning sonar and live sonar to deliver the best of both technologies.
  • Coupled with a Panoptix LiveScope System, the Perspective Mode mount accessory is required for anglers who want to take advantage of the Perspective Mode technology.
  • Garmin, GPSMAP, Fusion and Navionics are registered trademarks and Panoptix LiveScope, ECHOMAP, and EmpirBus are trademarks of Garmin Ltd. or its subsidiaries.

Coda Octopus Group Brings New and Ground-breaking Capabilities to the Subsea Market – Innovates the World’s Only 5-Dimensional and 6-Dimensional Real-Time Imaging Sonar

Tuesday, February 18, 2020 - 11:00am

This magnitude of data capturing and processing is unmatched in the Sonar Imaging Market.

Key Points: 
  • This magnitude of data capturing and processing is unmatched in the Sonar Imaging Market.
  • This ground-breaking technologys ability to process all acoustic sonar data within the selected field of view is CODAs 5-D full-time series capability.
  • 5D and 6D capabilities are unique and new to the sonar imaging market, and Coda Octopus is first mover in bringing this revolutionary technology and capability to the subsea market.
  • In addition to the Marine Products business, Coda Octopus Products Ltd., CODAs two defense products and engineering services businesses are Coda Octopus Colmek and Coda Octopus Martech.

Teledyne CARIS’ HIPS and SIPS 11.3 release introduces revolutionary AI approach to cleaning sonar noise

Tuesday, February 11, 2020 - 1:00pm

This new software upgrade will introduce the first-ever COTS (commercial-off-the-shelf) release of an AI solution for classifying and cleaning sonar noise.

Key Points: 
  • This new software upgrade will introduce the first-ever COTS (commercial-off-the-shelf) release of an AI solution for classifying and cleaning sonar noise.
  • Teledyne CARIS seeks to reduce significantly the need for manual cleaning and to move data swiftly from acquisition to review.
  • The Sonar Noise Classifier automatically identifies the vast majority of sonar noise, resulting in a reduction of manual cleaning effort by a factor of up to 10x at an accuracy of 95%.
  • This new approach to clean sonar noise is powered by the CARIS Mira AI engine, a new cloud-based platform to host current and future AI solutions.

Global Naval Sonar Market Expected to Grow with a CAGR of 2.76% Over the Forecast Period, 2019-2029 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, January 30, 2020 - 2:45pm

The global naval sonar market is valued at US$2.2 billion in 2019, and is anticipated to reach US$2.9 billion by 2029, growing at a CAGR of 2.76% over the forecast period.

Key Points: 
  • The global naval sonar market is valued at US$2.2 billion in 2019, and is anticipated to reach US$2.9 billion by 2029, growing at a CAGR of 2.76% over the forecast period.
  • Asia-Pacific region is expected to dominate the naval sonar market over the forecast period with a market share of 37.3%.
  • The region is expected to account for 26.6% of the global spending on naval sonar systems over the forecast period.
  • The hull mounted sonar is expected to be the largest segment in the global naval sonar market during the forecast period.

Raytheon delivers 10th AN/AQS-20C minehunting sonar to US Navy

Wednesday, January 15, 2020 - 2:00pm

WASHINGTON, Jan. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) delivered its 10th AN/AQS-20C minehunting sonar system to the U.S. Navy.

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  • WASHINGTON, Jan. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) delivered its 10th AN/AQS-20C minehunting sonar system to the U.S. Navy.
  • The AN/AQS-20C comprises five distinct sonars, including a synthetic aperture sonar that provides the highest possible resolution for acoustic identification.
  • The system detects, classifies, localizes, and identifies mines on the seabed, near-bottom moored mines, volume mines, and near-surface mines.
  • "Delivery of the 10th towed body brings this critical autonomous technology one step closer to IOC."

Global Naval Sonar Market, Forecast to 2029 - A $2.9 Billion Opportunity, Driven by the Increased Focus on Induction of Technologically Advanced Submarines Equipped with ISS

Tuesday, January 14, 2020 - 7:15pm

The hull mounted sonar is expected to be the largest segment in the global naval sonar market during the forecast period.

Key Points: 
  • The hull mounted sonar is expected to be the largest segment in the global naval sonar market during the forecast period.
  • The increased focus on induction of technologically advanced submarines equipped with Integrated Sonar Suite (ISS) is anticipated to be a major factor driving the global naval sonars market worldwide.
  • The naval sonar market is classified into of five categories: Hull Mounted Sonar, Towed Sonar, Sonobuoys, Dipping Sonar, and Diver Detection Sonar.
  • The Hull Mounted Sonar segment is expected to dominate the naval sonar market over the forecast period.

Ultra Electronics USSI Wins $25M Contract to Produce Hydrophones for the U.S. Navy

Monday, December 16, 2019 - 5:00pm

The hydrophones are integral to hull-mounted sonar systems aboard numerous submarine classes operated by the U.S. Navy.

Key Points: 
  • The hydrophones are integral to hull-mounted sonar systems aboard numerous submarine classes operated by the U.S. Navy.
  • The present contract was competitively awarded to USSI wherein the USSI proposal exhibited the best overall value to the Government.
  • Patrick Allison, Vice President of Business Development, commented, "Ultra Electronics USSI is pleased to provide the U.S. Navy this important underwater warfare capability.
  • Ultra Electronics USSI is the leader in the design, development, and manufacturing of sonobuoy systems for the U.S. Navy.