Cyprus Subsea to Represent Huntington Ingalls Industries, Unmanned Systems
Cyprus Subsea Consulting and Services, C.S.C.S. Ltd. announces the signing of an independent sales representative agreement with Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII), to represent their Seaglider autonomous underwater vehicles (AUVs) to commercial customers in Cyprus, France, Spain, Portugal, Albania, Montenegro, Malta and Norway.
In addition to the promotion of Seaglider equipment sales, Cyprus Subsea is authorized to provide after-sale services including mission planning, launch/recovery, piloting, maintenance, training, data management, analysis and reporting.
“Cyprus Subsea is proud to add sales of HII’s Seaglider AUVs to the world-class glider piloting and integration services we have been offering in recent years”, said Dr. Daniel Hayes, Managing Director of Cyprus Subsea.
Unmanned Systems, a business group within HII’s Technical Solutions division, creates advanced unmanned maritime solutions for defense, marine research and commercial applications. Serving customers in more than 30 countries, HII provides design, autonomy, manufacturing, testing, operations and sustainment of unmanned systems, including unmanned underwater vehicles (UUVs) and unmanned surface vessels (USVs). HII is America’s largest military shipbuilding company and a provider of professional services to partners in government and industry.
“As our representative handling Seaglider, Cyprus Subsea is key component in driving our business and supporting our customers on the European continent”, said Nicholas Green, Regional Sales Manager, EMEAC, HII Technical Solutions’ Unmanned Systems business group.
For more than a century, HII’s Newport News and Ingalls shipbuilding divisions in Virginia and Mississippi have built more ships in more ship classes than any other U.S. naval shipbuilder. HII’s Technical Solutions division provides mission-critical national security solutions to government and commercial customers worldwide. Headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, HII employs about 44,000 people operating both domestically and internationally.