Sea Platforms

Thales, Cotecmar renew partnership

06 December 2017

France’s Thales announced on 5 December that it had renewed its partnership agreement with Colombian naval firm Cotecmar at the Expodefensa 2017 trade show.

According to a statement released by Thales, the two companies are building on an agreement first signed in 2015, and will focus on the evaluation of a range of new opportunities in the naval sector. Areas targeted for collaboration include combat systems, command-and-control systems, communication and information systems, sonars, and radars.

Cotecmar executive Vice Admiral Jorge Enrique Carreño Moreno highlighted the benefits of the relationship with Thales, saying that it was “a great opportunity to reinforce the support to the Colombian Navy, promoting the development of new projects.

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