Another great win for Ultra CSS. Ultra CSS awarded 10-year contract to Support Sonar Type 2170

17 APRIL 2019

Ultra Electronics Command & Sonar Systems has been awarded a 10-year contract with the UK Ministry of Defence for support of its fleet of 16 Surface Ship Torpedo Defence (SSTD) Systems – Sonar type 2170.

This latest order, awarded under competition in February this year, is for the continued support of the SSTD system, which was designed, developed by Ultra and supplied to the UK MOD, entering service in 2004 and supported now for more than 15 years.

Ultra CSS Managing Director, Mike Williams, said: “We are proud to receive this contract from the MOD, showing once again their confidence in Ultra’s Torpedo Defence System support capabilities. We highly value their trust in us and our ongoing relationship.”

Ultra is a pioneer and world leader in the design and delivery of naval anti-submarine warfare technology to customers worldwide. The SSTD system offers navies a total sensor to countermeasure solution and is designed to be role fitted to naval platforms as required.