Naval Surveillance Radars for European Warfare Frigates

Terma has secured a contract to equip the Belgian and Netherlands Navy Anti-Submarine Warfare frigates with its SCANTER 6002 naval surveillance radars, providing X-band technology, multi-frequency capabilities, and small target detection algorithms By William Mackenzie / 10 Jun 2024
Naval Surveillance Radars for European Warfare Frigates
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Terma, a provider of naval radar systems, is set to supply four SCANTER 6002 naval surveillance radars for the 2 Belgian and 2 Netherlands Navy Anti-Submarine Warfare frigates.

The SCANTER 6002 naval surveillance radar is an International Maritime Organization (IMO) approved product, renowned for its advanced features and superior performance. Equipped with X-band technology, multi-frequency capabilities, and state-of-the-art small target detection algorithms, the radars offer high-performance even in adverse weather conditions, providing reliability and accuracy for naval surveillance operations.

Damen Naval, responsible for constructing the frigates and main contractor with the NL MOD/NAVY, will manage the integration of the SCANTER 6002 radars onto the vessels. RH Marine, serving as system integrator, will work closely with Terma to guarantee the smooth integration and peak performance of the radar systems.

Terma’s SCANTER 6002 naval surveillance radars are established as reference radars for naval surveillance worldwide, offering enhanced performance, reliability, and versatility for a wide range of maritime applications.

Terma states that the new contract underscores the company’s position as a trusted partner in delivering cutting-edge radar solutions to enhance maritime security and surveillance capabilities.

Martin Jentsch, Sales Director, Naval Sales at Terma, commented; “We are honored to have been selected to provide our SCANTER 6002 radars to the Belgian and Netherlands navies. These radars are not only best-in-class but also represent the culmination of Terma’s relentless dedication to innovation and excellence in maritime surveillance technology. 

“We are confident that our partnership with Damen Naval and RH Marine will ensure the successful integration and deployment of these radar systems, ultimately enhancing the operational capabilities of the frigates and bolstering maritime security in the region.”

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