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DIMDEX 2014
Doha International Maritime Defence Exhibition & Conference

 
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Thales and the Qatar Armed Forces to develop an Optionally Piloted Vehicle - Aircraft

Thales and the Qatar Armed Forces to develop an Optionally Piloted Vehicle - Aircraft
 
During DIMDEX 2014 Thales signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Qatar Armed Forces to assist in the development of an Optionally Piloted Vehicle – Aircraft (OPV-A), a high performance Intelligence, Surveillance, Target Acquisition and Reconnaissance (ISTAR) system, and the delivery of a full end-to-end training solution.
During DIMDEX 2014 Thales signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Qatar Armed Forces to assist in the development of an Optionally Piloted Vehicle – Aircraft (OPV-A), a high performance Intelligence, Surveillance, Target Acquisition and Reconnaissance (ISTAR) system, and the delivery of a full end-to-end training solution.
 

NDSQ Signs Two MoUs Worth a Total of QAR 3.1bn with Qatar Armed Forces during DIMDEX 2014

NDSQ Signs Two MoUs Worth a Total of QAR 3.1bn with Qatar Armed Forces during DIMDEX 2014
 
Qatari shipbuilder Nakilat Damen Shipyards Qatar (NDSQ) has signed two Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) worth QAR 3.1 billion to build seven vessels for Qatar Armed Forces.
Qatari shipbuilder Nakilat Damen Shipyards Qatar (NDSQ) has signed two Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) worth QAR 3.1 billion to build seven vessels for Qatar Armed Forces.
 

Navantia showcased its AVANTE 1800 "combatant version" corvette during DIMDEX 2014

Navantia showcased its AVANTE 1800 "combatant version" corvette during DIMDEX 2014
 
Spanish shipbuilding company Navantia showcased its AVANTE 1800 corvette during DIMDEX 2014, the Doha International Maritime Defence Exhibition & Conference which was held between 25 – 27 March 2014 in Qatar.
Spanish shipbuilding company Navantia showcased its AVANTE 1800 corvette during DIMDEX 2014, the Doha International Maritime Defence Exhibition & Conference which was held between 25 – 27 March 2014 in Qatar.
 

DAMEN showcased its SIGMA Multi Mission Bay concept during DIMDEX 2014

DAMEN showcased its SIGMA Multi Mission Bay concept during DIMDEX 2014
 
Fully developed to execute current tasks and cater for future capabilities, the Damen CROSSOVER is the ultimate mission modular naval concept. Pivotal to this innovative solution is the so-called X-Deck - a single, flexible deck to handle, store, operate and deploy mission equipment, fast RHIBs, as well as landing craft.
Damen Schelde Naval Shipbuilding has developed its vision on mission modularity and has created the unique SIGMA Multi Mission Bay.
 

Last day of DIMDEX sees over USD 23 billion of agreements and MOU signed with various companies

Last day of DIMDEX sees over USD 23 billion of agreements and MOU signed with various companies
 
Held under the patronage of His Highness, The Emir, Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani, DIMDEX 2014 exhibition and conference closed today with the announcement of over USD 23 billion in signed agreements between Qatar Armed Forces and over 20 contractors.
Held under the patronage of His Highness, The Emir, Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani, DIMDEX 2014 exhibition and conference closed today in Doha with the announcement of over USD 23 billion in signed agreements between Qatar Armed Forces and over 20 contractors.
 

MTU showcases the new Series 1600 marine genset at DIMDEX 2014

MTU showcases the new Series 1600 marine genset at DIMDEX 2014
 
At DIMDEX, the exhibition for maritime defense, taking place in Quatar from 25 to 27 March (booth H4-50) Rolls-Royce Power Systems unveils its new marine genset carrying the MTU brand. The genset is based on a 6-cylinder Series 1600 inline engine delivering up to 323 kW output and compliant with IMO Tier II and EPA Tier 3 regulations. The marine engine version is configured for on-board power generation and is derived from the highly robust and cost-efficient Series 1600 unit used for power generation on land.
At DIMDEX, the exhibition for maritime defense, taking place in Quatar from 25 to 27 March (booth H4-50) Rolls-Royce Power Systems unveils its new marine genset carrying the MTU brand. The genset is based on a 6-cylinder Series 1600 inline engine delivering up to 323 kW output and compliant with IMO Tier II and EPA Tier 3 regulations. The marine engine version is configured for on-board power generation and is derived from the highly robust and cost-efficient Series 1600 unit used for power generation on land.
 

International Airports in the Gulf Region Equipped with SCANTER radars

International Airports in the Gulf Region Equipped with SCANTER radars
 
Dimdex, 27 March 2014 - Aerospace, Defense & Security equipment provider Terma A/S delivered the first Surface Movement Radar (SMR) to Abu Dhabi Airport in 2003 and since then several systems followed. Also in 2003 three SMR of the SCANTER 2001 type was delivered to Dubai Airport. In 2008 the second system was fielded in Abu Dhabi Airport.
Dimdex, 27 March 2014 - Aerospace, Defense & Security equipment provider Terma A/S delivered the first Surface Movement Radar (SMR) to Abu Dhabi Airport in 2003 and since then several systems followed. Also in 2003 three SMR of the SCANTER 2001 type was delivered to Dubai Airport. In 2008 the second system was fielded in Abu Dhabi Airport.
 

Kvichak Marine Industries showcases its RB-M patrol boat at DIMDEX 2014

Kvichak Marine Industries showcases its RB-M patrol boat at DIMDEX 2014
 
Kvichak Marine Industries, Inc. of Seattle, WA USA is at DIMDEX 2014, the Naval Defence and Maritime Security exhibition currently held in Doha, showcasing among other vessels its proven RB-M patrol boat.
Kvichak Marine Industries, Inc. of Seattle, WA USA is at DIMDEX 2014, the Naval Defence and Maritime Security exhibition currently held in Doha, showcasing among other vessels its proven RB-M patrol boat.
 

Naval surveillance and reconnaissance Insitu ScanEagle combat proven Unmanned Aircraft System

Naval surveillance and reconnaissance Insitu ScanEagle combat proven Unmanned Aircraft System
 
Insitu is a pioneer in the design, development, production and operation of high-performance, cost-effective unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) for intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR). Insitu UAS deliver invaluable assistance to defense, scientific, conservation and emergency response organizations worldwide.
Insitu is a pioneer in the design, development, production and operation of high-performance, cost-effective unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) for intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR). Insitu UAS deliver invaluable assistance to defense, scientific, conservation and emergency response organizations worldwide.
 

Thales C4ISR solutions for international defence maritime and naval forces at DIMDEX 2014

Thales C4ISR solutions for international defence maritime and naval forces at DIMDEX 2014
 
Thales supports the transformation of Maritime forces & inter-agencies by delivering integrated systems and end-to-end solutions which ensure that all players acquire, exploit and exchange the required information to ensure the protection of sovereign resources and act decisively whenever necessary. With its C4ISR solutions, Thales offers the Maritime forces interoperability with Joint forces, allied and NATO or maritime authorities and ensures the situational awareness of critical assets within the maritime domain.
Thales supports the transformation of Maritime forces & inter-agencies by delivering integrated systems and end-to-end solutions which ensure that all players acquire, exploit and exchange the required information to ensure the protection of sovereign resources and act decisively whenever necessary. With its C4ISR solutions, Thales offers the Maritime forces interoperability with Joint forces, allied and NATO or maritime authorities and ensures the situational awareness of critical assets within the maritime domain.
 

Qatar Coast Guard Services orders 17 new fast patrol boats from ARES Shipyard at DIMDEX 2014

Qatar Coast Guard Services orders 17 new fast patrol boats from ARES Shipyard at DIMDEX 2014
 
Today at DIMDEX 2014, the Naval Defence and Maritime Security exhibition currently held in Doha, the Qatar Coast Guard Services placed an order for 17 new fast patrol boast from Turkish company ARES Shipyard.
Today at DIMDEX 2014, the Naval Defence and Maritime Security exhibition currently held in Doha, the Qatar Coast Guard Services placed an order for 17 new fast patrol boast from Turkish company ARES Shipyard.
 

FINMECCANICA SELEX ES takes part at DIMDEX Doha International Maritime Defence Exhibition

FINMECCANICA, SELEX ES take part at DIMDEX Doha International Maritime Defence Exhibition
 
Finmeccanica, through its companies AgustaWestland, Alenia Aermacchi, OTO Melara, Selex ES and WASS, takes part in DIMDEX – Doha International Maritime Defence Exhibition, which is held in Doha (Qatar) from 25 to 27 March 2014.
Finmeccanica, through its companies AgustaWestland, Alenia Aermacchi, OTO Melara, Selex ES and WASS, takes part in DIMDEX – Doha International Maritime Defence Exhibition, which is held in Doha (Qatar) from 25 to 27 March 2014.
 

SeaBotix underwater remotely operated vehicles for military applications

SeaBotix underwater remotely operated vehicles for military applications
 
SeaBotix, located in San Diego, CA, USA is a leading manufacturer of tethered, non-expendable underwater remotely operated vehicles used by militaries in applications including port security, ship hull inspection, EOD/MCM missions, critical infrastructure inspection, diver support, search and recovery, and others. SeaBotix specializes in one-to-two person portable, stable ROVs capable of observation and light work in diverse conditions.
SeaBotix, located in San Diego, CA, USA is a leading manufacturer of tethered, non-expendable underwater remotely operated vehicles used by militaries in applications including port security, ship hull inspection, EOD/MCM missions, critical infrastructure inspection, diver support, search and recovery, and others. SeaBotix specializes in one-to-two person portable, stable ROVs capable of observation and light work in diverse conditions.
 

Asis comprehensive and dedicated range of boats for military and security applications

Asis comprehensive and dedicated range of boats for military and security applications
 
ASIS Boats is a world renowned boat manufacturer for the defense industry. It has a comprehensive and dedicated range of boats designed to accommodate all professional mariners whatever your application may be. Whether you need a navy patrol boat, an interceptor, a special operation assault craft or a troop transport vessel, our passion and enthusiasm to deliver an outstanding product prevails. The Ethos Stamp of ASIS tells it all: Design, Safety, Performance and Quality
ASIS Boats is a world renowned boat manufacturer for the defense industry. It has a comprehensive and dedicated range of boats designed to accommodate all professional mariners whatever your application may be. Whether you need a navy patrol boat, an interceptor, a special operation assault craft or a troop transport vessel, our passion and enthusiasm to deliver an outstanding product prevails. The Ethos Stamp of ASIS tells it all: Design, Safety, Performance and Quality
 

DCNS Showcasing its FREMM family of multimission frigates at DIMDEX 2014

DCNS Showcasing its FREMM family of multimission frigates at DIMDEX 2014
 
The complicated diplomatic and political situations of today’s world require a modern navy to have high performance ships with a comprehensive range of weapons to provide and effective deterrent and guarantee territorial integrity. When graded offensive power is necessary, such multimission ships must have the stealth qualities and fire power to overcome any threat.
The complicated diplomatic and political situations of today’s world require a modern navy to have high performance ships with a comprehensive range of weapons to provide and effective deterrent and guarantee territorial integrity. When graded offensive power is necessary, such multimission ships must have the stealth qualities and fire power to overcome any threat.
 

Airbus Helicopters highlights its 30 years of military support in the Middle East at DIMDEX 2014

Airbus Helicopters highlights its 30 years of military support in the Middle East at DIMDEX 2014
 
The capabilities of Airbus Helicopters' rotorcraft to meet land- and sea-based mission requirements of Middle East military forces will be underscored in the company's presence at next week's Doha International Defence Exhibition & Conference (DIMDEX).
The capabilities of Airbus Helicopters' rotorcraft to meet land- and sea-based mission requirements of Middle East military forces will be underscored in the company's presence at next week's Doha International Defence Exhibition & Conference (DIMDEX).
 

MBDA unveils the MARTE COASTAL DEFENCE SYSTEM at DIMDEX 2014

MBDA unveils the MARTE COASTAL DEFENCE SYSTEM at DIMDEX 2014
 
At the DIMDEX exhibition in Doha, Qatar (25-27 March 2014), MBDA is presenting for the first time ever a new coastal defence system based on the Marte missile family. This system, the Marte Coastal Defence System (MCDS), guarantees maritime coastal traffic surveillance and interdiction to hostile ships in territorial waters.
At the DIMDEX exhibition in Doha, Qatar (25-27 March 2014), MBDA is presenting for the first time ever a new coastal defence system based on the Marte missile family. This system, the Marte Coastal Defence System (MCDS), guarantees maritime coastal traffic surveillance and interdiction to hostile ships in territorial waters.
 

US Navy achieves IOC on Patrol Coastal Griffin Missile System

US Navy achieves IOC on Patrol Coastal Griffin Missile System
 
The U.S. Navy has achieved initial operational capability (IOC) on the MK-60 Patrol Coastal Griffin Missile System that includes the Raytheon Company Griffin missile. The milestone comes as the Navy continues to conduct littoral security operations in areas that require an immediate and precise response to confirmed threats.
The U.S. Navy has achieved initial operational capability (IOC) on the MK-60 Patrol Coastal Griffin Missile System that includes the Raytheon Company Griffin missile. The milestone comes as the Navy continues to conduct littoral security operations in areas that require an immediate and precise response to confirmed threats.
 

OCEA showcasing patrol vessels at DIMDEX 2014 Customized approach to Maritirme Safety & Security

OCEA showcasing patrol vessels at DIMDEX'14: Customized approach to Maritirme Safety & Security
 
Founded in 1987, in Les Sables d’Olonne, OCEA is one of the pioneers in aluminum shipbuilding and one of the major aluminum industrial manufacturers. With 4 production sites located along the French Atlantic Coast (Les Sables d’Olonne, Saint-Nazaire, La Rochelle and Fontenay-le-Comte), OCEA delivers annually 10 to25 vessels up to 85 m long, monohulls, catamaran or trimaran, to address 4 clearly identified markets: Fast Patrol Boats, Passengers vessels, Multipurpose vessels, Motor Yachts
Founded in 1987, in Les Sables d’Olonne, OCEA is one of the pioneers in aluminum shipbuilding and one of the major aluminum industrial manufacturers. With 4 production sites located along the French Atlantic Coast (Les Sables d’Olonne, Saint-Nazaire, La Rochelle and Fontenay-le-Comte), OCEA delivers annually 10 to25 vessels up to 85 m long, monohulls, catamaran or trimaran, to address 4 clearly identified markets: Fast Patrol Boats, Passengers vessels, Multipurpose vessels, Motor Yachts
 

Successful C-Guard Sea Acceptance Test onboard the Danish Frigate HDMS ”NIELS JUEL”

Successful C-Guard Sea Acceptance Test onboard the Danish Frigate HDMS ”NIELS JUEL”
 
Copenhagen and Dimdex, March 24, 2014 – Terma and The Danish Defence Acquisition and Logistics Organization (DALO) recently conducted a successful Sea Acceptance Test (SAT) of Terma’s C-Guard Decoy Launching System onboard HDMS “NIELS JUEL”.
Copenhagen and Dimdex, March 24, 2014 – Terma and The Danish Defence Acquisition and Logistics Organization (DALO) recently conducted a successful Sea Acceptance Test (SAT) of Terma’s C-Guard Decoy Launching System onboard HDMS “NIELS JUEL”.
 

DCNS Showcasing its GOWIND combat multimission corvette at DIMDEX 2014

DCNS Showcasing its GOWIND combat multimission corvette at DIMDEX 2014
 
The Gowind Combat is the top-of-the-range from the Gowind Family. It is a multimission ship with capabilities of a light frigate, offering unrivalled operational capabilities, including full anti-submarine (ASW) capabilities (with a comprehensive sonar suite, decoys and weapons), anti-surface warfare (ASuW), electronic warfare (EW) and anti-air warfare (AAW). It incorporates DCNS’ know-how in stealth design, including low radar, acoustic and infrared signatures.
The Gowind Combat is the top-of-the-range from the Gowind Family. It is a multimission ship with capabilities of a light frigate, offering unrivalled operational capabilities, including full anti-submarine (ASW) capabilities (with a comprehensive sonar suite, decoys and weapons), anti-surface warfare (ASuW), electronic warfare (EW) and anti-air warfare (AAW). It incorporates DCNS’ know-how in stealth design, including low radar, acoustic and infrared signatures.
 

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