Ultra Electronics Maritime Systems Inc., Dartmouth NS, has been awarded a multi-year contract from Atlas Elektronik Canada Ltd., Victoria BC, for the supply of critical sonar technology. Under the contract, Ultra will deliver high power, low frequency acoustic projectors for integration into Atlas’ advanced low frequency active sonars that are being sold to several navies around the world.
“To be selected by Atlas, a world leader in advanced sonar systems, is a testament to the quality, reliability and high performance of our sonar technology,” Ken Walker, president of Ultra Electronics Maritime Systems, commented.
Rick Gerbrecht, president and CEO of Atlas Elektronik Canada, adds: “We are very pleased to establish this substantive partnership with such a first rate Canadian supplier as Ultra Electronics Maritime Systems. Furthermore, the introduction of Ultra into Atlas’ global supply chain signifies our commitment to perform more high quality work in Canada as we grow our business with Canadian customers.”