08/20/2019 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 08/20/2019 01:11
WESTERLY, RI, August 15, 2019 -- AMETEK SCP, a world leader in underwater cable and connector solutions for military and commercial applications, has recently been awarded $7 million dollars in contracts from International partners to provide equipment for nuclear and diesel electric attack submarines. The orders have been split between European and Asian partners.
AMETEK SCP will supply hull penetrators, cable assemblies and associated equipment for new construction and deep maintenance spares. AMETEK SCP will manufacture the equipment in 2019 in Westerly, RI, USA and Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, UK. Installations, repair services, and training will be supported by the International Field Support team.
'AMETEK has supported the worldwide submarine community for decades,' notes Liam Shanahan, Business Unit Vice President for AMETEK Engineered Interconnects and Packaging. 'We look forward to supporting the complete service life of all current and future submarines for the U.S. and our International partners.'
About AMETEK SCP
AMETEK SCP,a unit of AMETEK Electronic Components and Packaging (ECP) is a leader in custom electrical and optical connectors, cable assemblies and hull penetrators widely found on the US submarine fleet as well as many other of the world's navies. It also provides electrical interconnect solutions for a wide range of extreme environments, including undersea, oil field, nuclear and aerospace. AMETEK ECP is a division of AMETEK, Inc., a leading global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices with annual sales of approximately $5 billion.
For additional information, contact AMETEK SCP, 52 Airport Road, Westerly, RI 02891, USA. Telephone: +1 401-596-6658. E-mail: in+1-626-443-6610. Web site: https://www.ametek-ecp.com/about-us/scp