Indra Australia Outsources Manufacture and Test of World Leading Air Traffic Management (ATM) System to MVTS
2012-08-10 · By Editor
Indra Australia is outsourcing the manufacture, assembly and test of critical elements of its Air Traffic Management (ATM) Navigation Aid systems to MVTS Technologies. Engaging MVTS to build, integrate, and test elements of its Distance Measurement Equipment (DME) and Doppler VHF Omnidirectional Range (DVOR) systems enables Indra to focus its resources on providing technology solutions and services that bring value to transportation networks and infrastructure while ensuring the ultra-high quality and reliability for which Indra are known.
As part of its globally renowned Traffic and Transport solutions, Indra provides turnkey ATM solutions that play a vital role in Air Traffic Management including Surveillance, Automation, Communications, Simulators and Navaids used at airports. MVTS Technologies, a global provider of manufacturing, engineering, supply chain and product support solutions, will assume the production of manufacturing models, units and sub-assemblies that will be incorporated into Indra systems.
“Because MVTS shares our core focus on innovation and superior service, entrusting them with the manufacture of critical elements of our ATM systems allows us to streamline global operations and reduce cost without compromising quality,” says Ron Gosbee, CEO Indra Australia. “Few industries demand and expect the ultra-high quality standards required for Air Traffic Management and we look forward to continuing to meet and exceed these standards in partnership with MVTS.”
Operating in more than 110 countries, Indra delivers value-added technology solutions of the highest caliber to some of the world’s most demanding customers. The company’s heritage of quality and innovation and its vast experience have garnered customer loyalty and market leadership across the Transport and Traffic, Energy and Industry, Public Administration and Healthcare, Financial Services, Security and Defense and Telecom and Media sectors.
“MVTS prides itself on the same caliber of flexibility and customer focus that Indra has delivered for decades so we’re distinctly honored to have been selected by them as a solutions partner,” says Noel Donovan, Chief Operating Officer at MVTS. “Together we’ve implemented a manufacturing process that best meets Indra’s own needs as well as those of air traffic technology as a whole.”
Indra is the number one IT multinational in Spain, and one of the leaders in Europe and Latin America. It is the second European company in its sector in terms of R&D, with more than EUR 500 million invested in the last three years. Its 2011 revenues were EUR 2.688 billion, and its international activities already represent 50%. The company employs more than 36,000 professionals and has customers in 118 countries.
About MVTS Technologies
MVTS Technologies provides premier equipment, service and support solutions to manufacturers worldwide. Delivering and supporting refurbished systems, upgrades and consumables to semiconductor manufacturers in more than 15 countries in North America, Europe and Asia, MVTS enables customers and OEM affiliates to extend the life and value of investments in back-end systems and other technologies. Founded in 1994, MVTS is privately held and headquartered in Carlsbad, California. More information is available at www.mvts.com.