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DEFSEC promotes ITCL's contract awarding with NAVANTIA for elaboration of a Technical Study about implementation of AI into NAVANTIS family of simulators.
The objective of the project is to provide NAVANTIA with a detailed technical assessment about the implementation of Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology focused on the evaluation of trainees learning through NAVANTIS simulators.
The study will consider the Combat System Simulator (CMS) as the baseline for analysis. Firstly, the definition of objectives by the client and the analysis of current simulators will be carried out together with the possibilities of AI technology. Finally, the necessary algorithms, data architectures and interfaces with the different simulators will be defined to evaluate the users learning process.
DEFSEC Consulting promotes Etienne LACROIX's contract awarding with NAVANTIA for the supply of SYLENA Naval Countermeasure System for AVANTE 2200 Corvettes program for the Saudi Arabian Navy.
The project includes the supply within the period 2020-2022 of the SYLENA systems for each of the 5 corvettes composing the Saudi program, as well as the user's capability building & training.
SYLENA system is a Decoy Launching System (DLS) and will bring the latest anti-missile and anti-torpedo capabilities to the new corvettes.
The spanish company FALKEN, specialized in the development of non-lethal ammunition, as well as countermeasure systems for land platforms, has renewed the Collaboration Agreement with DEFSEC Consulting. FALKEN has been the Spanish subsidiary of Etienne LACROIX Group since 2018.
Through said agreement, DEFSEC had been providing FALKEN with Business Development Services for its growth in the national Defense market. By this renewal, DEFSEC will also provide Consulting Services for the Design and Development of the new ESCUDO 76mm Countermeasures System.
ESCUDO will constitute a modern Countermeasures System to increase the survivability of land platforms (armored or tactical) through a suite of different types of ammunition: Obscuration (visible/IR), Fragmentation and Law Enforcement (Anti-Riot)
The first prototype will be available from November 2020 for testing and evaluation on platforms such as VCR 8x8 DRAGON.
The companies DEFSEC Consulting, Grupo PI and Diatomea Technology have joined the Defence Industry Cluster (CID), recently created by the Chamber of Commerce of Cantabria and the Regional Development Society (Sodercan).
DEFSEC will participate by providing, among others, commercial and technological support in the areas of Cyber Defence, C4ISR, Simulation RV-A and CBRNE.
The main strategic lines to promote in the Cluster are, among others: Economic Defence Intelligence, Cyber Defence, Military Communications and Unmanned Maritime Systems (UMS).
With these new additions, there are already more than twenty companies and four entities that make up the CID, along with four other collaborating entities. The Defence cluster groups almost all of the companies with physical presence in the province, whose activity is related, totally or partially to the Defence domain.
The group Etienne LACROIX and DEFSEC Consulting just signed last February 2017 a Commercial
Agency agreement through which DEFSEC will promote commercially in the Spanish market the
products of its represented in the fields of Defence and Security.
The French group which already has manufacturing facilities in Spain is deeply specialized in the
development and manufacture of Soft-kill (Chaff & Flare) Countermeasure Systems and
pyrotechnic products for law enforcement, among which are:
DEFSEC Consulting provides specialized consulting services to the international group ALTRAN GROUP to reinforce its current Defence business unit by addressing a complete redefinition of the commercial strategy and consequent restructuring of its offering. This process is associated with the addition of the new Security Business line to the existing unit given the great complementarity between both domains.
As a result of the Framework Collaboration Agreement established between both entities, DEFSEC Consulting will promote, focused on the reference Defence companies, the new ALTRAN offer at National and International level until reaching a solid degree of consolidation.
With this initiative ALTRAN fully enters into the phase of business diversification that will allow it in the medium-long term to comply with its expansionist plan in the Area of Aerospace and Defence.
In February 2016, SIADDE signed a Framework Agreement with DEFSEC Consulting to promote the commercial development of its business lines in the areas of Defense and Security.
The agreement extends to the areas of Radiocommunication and Datalinks solutions, EW Simulation, Security for border control and critical infrastructures, Integral Logistic Support as well as to the Installation and commissioning services on the field.
The established approach is extended at both National and International level and focused on large defence companies as well as the final customer.
Spanish firm EODITEC Special Services, S.L. signed a Framework Agreement of Collaboration with DEFSEC Consulting last December 2015 to promote at the international level the Business Development of the special services provided by EODITEC in the areas of:
- Disposal of Ammunition and Explosive Devices (EOD / EIDD)
- Demining and demilitarization of ammunition stockpiles
- Training and Awareness
- Consulting, Support for Corporate Deployment and Quality Control
- Integral Security in conflict areas and critical infrastructures.
Through this contract, DEFSEC will not only achieve the commercial development of EODITEC in the international scenario, but also provide this type of services in a customized way and at a highly competitive price to the rest of those DEFSEC partners which have to deploy means and resources in conflict areas. in accordance to their activities. All the above will allow for a significant increase in the synergies between all of them resulting from the complementarity of their respective activities.