Ultra Electronics Holdings plc designs, develops, and manufactures electronic systems for the defense and aerospace markets worldwide. Aircraft and Vehicle Systems Aircraft and Vehicle Systems division offers airframe ice protection systems, active noise and vibration control, aircraft system electronics and test equipment, data bus network nodes, armoured vehicle systems, and collaborative working environment solutions. It provides crisis information management systems, airborne compressors, pneumatic sub-systems, human/machine interface equipment, vehicle control equipment, remote weapon station control equipment, rugged aircraft harness systems, software and systems, sensors, and training solutions. Information & Power Systems Information and Power Systems division offers airport information management systems, airport-wide systems integration, land mine countermeasure systems, combat systems, command, control and information systems, enterprise IT solutions, intelligence processing infrastructures; IT consultancy; nuclear reactor control and instrumentation, nucleonic sensors; data fusion systems; local situational awareness systems, and ID card printers. It also offers radar and electro-optic systems, surveillance and tracking systems, naval power conversion; gas turbine electric start and regeneration systems; signature measurement and control systems for naval vessels, and transit system power conversion and controls. Tactical & Sonar Systems Tactical and Sonar Systems division offers acoustic countermeasure systems, airborne anti-submarine warfare systems, underwater surveillance systems, airborne targeting pods, communications network interfacing equipment, data recording and analysis solutions, cryptographic equipment and data link communication systems. It also offers loitering munition systems, radio communication systems, sea mine disposal systems, secure video communication systems, sonar transducers and systems, sonobuoys, submarine tactical communication systems, tactical radio systems, torpedo defence systems, underwater acoustic countermeasures, and video, voice, and data communication systems. Acquisitions In August 2008, the company acquired Audiosoft Limited, which provides data recording and analysis solutions that allow organizations to record, preserve and locate important information. AudioSoft is part of the Tactical & Sonar Systems division. In November 2008, the company acquired the Blue Sky Group (International) Ltd, of which the principal trading entity is Dascam Consulting (Dascam) located in the United Arab Emirates. In May 2008, the company acquired Graytronics Ltd, which is a small business that specialises in the supply of marine intercom systems. In May 2008, the company acquired Harris Acoustic Products Corporation, which engages in the design, supply, and support of submarine acoustic transducers and arrays. In May 2008, the company acquired Magneto Inductive Systems Ltd (MISL), which designs, supplies, and supports magneto inductive guidance, signalling and communications equipment. It is part of Maritime Systems also in the company’s Tactical & Sonar Systems division. In November 2008, the company acquired Nuclear Sensors & Process Instrumentation (acquired as Weed Instrument Co., Inc.). NSPI focuses on pressure and temperature sensors and fibre-optic converters and switches for use in nuclear, aerospace and military applications. It is in the company’s Information & Power Systems division. In June 2008, the company acquired ProLogic Incorporated, which operates in various states in the United States. It provides specialised products and solutions for mission-critical enterprise IT, tactical data communication systems and intelligence processing infrastructures, as well as independent IT consulting services to the U.S. government customers. ProLogic is also part of Ultra’s Information & Power Systems division. In December 2008, the company acquired Radmon, which provides neutron and radioactive detection sensors and systems to military and civil customers in the United Kingdom.
ultra electronics hldgs plc
(ULE:London Stock Exchange)
417 Bridport Road
Greenford, UB6 8UA
Phone: 44 20 8813 4321
Fax: 44 20 8813 4322www.ultra-electronics.com
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